Become a Student

The best way to become a student with Youth Interactive is to come visit our Center in Santa Barbara’s Funk Zone. Come meet young people and talk with us about how you can become involved. Our valued students choose the Creative Business team they are passionate about, are expected to be reliable and responsible, ready to be part of a team and grow by taking part in with the opportunities that are open to our students.

Students receive a choice of school credits or community hours and all students get $ profits from the success of their youth led business


1. At least 14 years of age and no more than 24 years of age. All teens must be passionate about what we do and want to join in a proactive manner. 

2. Able to attend during the program’s regular hours during the school year.

3. Students must be free to be part of Youth Interactive programming for a minimum of 4 hours per week during the school year.