Church music, though often similar in composition to many traditional and modern styles of music, incorporates unique elements and therefore requires specialized talents. This emphasis provides you with training for leadership in church music programs.
- Courses include conducting and vocal pedagogy.
- Internship opportunities provide practical experience and allow for hands-on learning and observation.
With an emphasis in church music, you will be prepared to serve as a professional and leader in music ministry, such as leading worship or performances for a congregation.
Required Courses (12-14 Units)
|MUS-411||Scoring and Arranging||3|
|MUS-493||Church Music Internship||1-3|
Church music majors are required to pass Level 2 of the performance jury exam on their primary instrument. Church music majors should consider one academic year of participation in Handbell Choir.