Music - Church Music Emphasis

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 training for leadership in church music departments.

Unique Features

The church music emphasis offers courses on conducting and vocal pedagogy, as well as an internship opportunity. Internships provide practical experience that allow for hands-on learning and observation.

Our Graduates

The Bachelor of Arts in Music with an emphasis in church music provides adequate training for professionals and leaders involved in music ministry, such as leading worship or performances for a congregation.


Required Courses (12-14 Units)

  • MUS-411 Scoring and Arranging (3)
  • MUS-450 Conducting I (3)
  • MUS-451 Conducting II (3)
  • MUS-460 Vocal Pedagogy (2)
  • MUS-493 Church Music Internship (1-3)

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