-Show a 10% increase in their ability to utilize core competencies in their ministry.
-Remain at their church for a minimum of 5 years.
-Thrive in their profession after 10 years to the point of helping other youth ministers succeed.
-Over 325 hours of classroom instructional training
-120 hours of face to face coaching
-Unlimited consulting by the Executive Director
In addition, Kim Uchimura, a clergy supervisor of a YMI graduate, says, “A youth minister that relies on expertise outside the church yields immeasurable benefits in both the short and the long term.”