California State University, Los Angeles embraces a strong community service mission reaching beyond the borders of the campus to create meaningful partnerships with community-based service providers. The best example of this can be seen in Youth Agency Administration through a unique combination of classroom instruction and extensive field experience for students, culminating in a nationally recognized certificate.
The certificate program consists of:
- 36 units of college coursework
- 120-hour internship, at a nonprofit agency under the guidance of an experienced professional, overseen by our program's executive director