Worship Ministry Degree (B.S.)

Worship Ministry Degree

Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

The Worship Music major offered on our Minnesota campus incorporates the most relevant courses related to musicianship and worship.  Combining worship with strong foundations in Bible, theology, and Christian ministry, graduates are equipped to fill a wide variety of roles within the church and other ministry settings. The Christian Music degree program also provides the student flexibility to pursue a minor in other areas of specialized ministry such as Youth and Family, Discipleship Ministries, Pastoral Leadership, Cross-cultural Ministries to name a few.

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  • Courses

    Worship Ministry Major (BS) 125 Credits I.  Christian Studies Core (24  Credits)

    • BIB 135x Old Testament (3 credits)
    • BIB 136x New Testament  (3 credits)
    • BIB 434 Romans  (3 credits)
    • BIB/THE Bible Theology Elective  (3 credits)
    • BIB/THE Bible Theology Elective  (3 credits)
    • CHM 201/300 Spiritual Leadership & Dev  (3 credits)
      • or Spiritual and Personal Formation
    • CHM 210 Missions in Perspective  (3 credits)
      • or CHM 325 Biblical Evangelism
    • THE 330 Theology I  (3 credits)

     II.  General Education (30 Credits)

    • COM 133 Speech  (3 credits)
    • ENG 131 English Composition  (3 credits)
    • ENG 132 Writing and Literature  (3 credits)
    • HIS 133/134 World Civilization I or II  (3 credits)
    • Social Science Electives  (4-6 credits)
    • MAT Math Elective  (3 credits)
    • SCI Science Elective  (4 credits)
    • Humanities, Math, Science or Social Science Electives* (5-7 credits)

    *These courses can be taken as part of the Worship Ministry Major Core.  III. Major Core  (58 Credits) 

      • MUS 156 Music Theory I * (4 credits)
      • MUS 157 Music Theory II  (4 credits)
      • MUS 160 & 260 (Applied Lessons)*  (4 credits)
      • MUS 257A Piano Lab (Proficiency)  (1 credits)
      • MUS 155 Guitar Class (Proficiency)  (1 credits)
      • MUS 209 or MUS 377 (Music Organizations)  (4 credits)
      • MUS 232 Technology in Worship  (3 credits)
      • MUS 342X Biblical Perspectives of Worship (fulfills Bible Elective)  (3 credits)
      • BIB 231 Principles of Biblical Interpretation  (3 credits)
      • MUS 308 Worship Planning and Admin *  (3 credits)
      • MUS 231 Worship Ministry of the Church  (3 credits)
    • CHM 140 Foundations of Discipleship Min.  (3 credits)
    • DSC 336 Dynamics of Sm Groups OR
      • CHM 302 Church Development Strategies  (3 credits)
    • CHM 335 Internship Orientation  (1 credits)
    • CHM 436 Christian Ministry Internship  (12 credits)
    • PST 342 Principles of Ministry Leadership  (3 credits)
    • THE 331 Theology II  (3 credits)

    *These courses can be used to fulfill General Education electives in the Humanities area IV General Electives  (7 to 23 Credits) General Electives: 7 – 23 credits depending on double dipping of Major core with General Education Christian Studies General Electives – Upper level: 6  credits

  • Tuition

    On-Campus (SAS) Tuition

    On-Campus Undergraduate 2019-2020 Costs

    Per Semester Yearly
    Tuition* $13,240 $26,480
    Technology Fee $135 $270
    Wellness Fee $110 $220
    Meal Plan A $2,185 $4,370
    Residence Hall Basic $2,280 $4,560
    Total $17,950 $35,900

    *Nursing students add $1,480 per semester ($740 per clinical)

    (less than 12 credits per semester) $1,100 per credit
    Overload
    (more than 18 credits per semester)
    $710 per credit

    NOTE: The FAFSA is required for all federal and state grants and federal student loans.

    Meal Plans Per Semester Yearly
    Plan A: 15 meals/week (required for Freshmen) with $175 Flex $2,185 $4,370
    Plan B: 10 meals/week with $300 Flex $2,185 $4,370
    Plan C: 7 meals/week with $175 Flex $1,920 $3,840
    Plan D: Block Plan (seniors only) $1,275 $2,550
    Fees
    Graduation Application Fee $120

    Check Course Catalog for any additional fees related to your specific program.