OBU is committed to graduating men and women whose ministry through music and the arts will be creative and faithful to God’s mission through the church, while honoring the church’s past, present, and future. This degree is OBU’s enhanced church music major.
Worship Arts majors will, in addition to the University’s CORE curriculum and general music course work, complete courses in the these areas:
Worship Arts Base requirements, including: Foundations for Ministry through Music, Church Music Education 1, Song Writing and Arranging for Worship, Congregational Worship, Worship Arts Administration and Leadership, and Technology and Media for Worship
Students then choose from among four applied skill areas:
Vocal Emphasis, including: Vocal Diction 1 & 2, Instrumental Perspectives, Choral Conducting 1 & 2, and Church Music Education 2