Music in Worship Leadership, B.Mus.

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The Worship Leadership degree combines musical studies with biblical and ministerial studies in a prescribed manner that prepares graduates for worship leadership in an evangelical church setting, as well as general ministerial skills. The strong theological and ministerial component of this degree will also properly prepare aspiring worship leaders to be effective pastors as well.

College of the Arts , School of Ministry

West Palm Beach



Why Earn a Degree in Music in Worship Leadership from PBA?

PBA’s reputation for providing accredited and high-quality instruction, as well as an integrated curriculum that highlights the needs of worship leadership in a local church setting sets this program apart.

This is a Bachelor of Music (B.M.) degree, which is a professional degree as opposed to a broad liberal arts degree. This degree is an interdisciplinary program with music, biblical studies, and ministry studies included.


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What Can I Do With This Degree?

Just a few of the careers that you will be prepared for with this major:

  • Worship Leader
  • Ministry
  • Music Educator
  • Creative Arts Ministry
  • Music Director

Learn more about your classes and requirements in the course catalog.

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Not sure about this major? Check out our related majors and minors:


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  • Keyboard Performance
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  • Music Composition
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