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Why Choose Liberty University’s School of Music for Your Online Bachelor’s Degree?

If you are currently serving through music ministry in your church or feel called to serve, then a bachelor’s degree in music and worship studies may be for you! An online music degree can help you gain the practical skills you need to help your congregation grow in faith and community through corporate worship.

With Liberty, you will gain real-world insights from music ministry professionals, professional musicians, and music industry experts in our School of Music. Our industry-leading worship studies faculty have served as worship pastors and ministers in the field and navigated the complex music industry licensing process, the recording and distribution process, and music business challenges that churches are often unequipped to handle.

With Liberty’s online worship studies programs, you can learn the skills needed to lead and foster a heart of worship in your church. As one of the largest music schools in the nation, Liberty offers vast resources to help you pursue your musical education.

The mission of the School of Music is to train and equip musicians to be Champions for Christ. If you want to learn how to use the power of music to reach the minds, hearts, and souls of people of all ages, Liberty’s online music degrees can provide you with the training you need!

Change the Industry with the Power of Music

At Liberty, we want you to be equipped with the tools and skills needed to accomplish your career goals.

By pursuing your Bachelor of Science in Commercial Music, you will be ready to make changes in the music industry professionally.

Liberty University’s School of Music is committed to helping you bring the gospel to more people. Pursue a Bachelor of Science in Worship Studies so you can use your training for some of the following roles:

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Whether bringing people closer to God through music or teaching the next generation the gift of music, you will be well-equipped after graduating with a music degree from Liberty University.

If you have questions, contact an admissions counselor at (800) 424-9595!

What are the Benefits of an Online Bachelor’s Degree from Liberty University?

Our online bachelor’s degree programs offer students great benefits, including:

  • Liberty is ranked in the top 1% of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility by — and ranked as the #2 online school in America by Earning your online music degree from a nonprofit university with this kind of recognition will set you apart from others in your field.

  • Your success is our success, which is why we’re committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we’ve frozen tuition rates for our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 5 years  ̶  and counting.

  • To continue our mission of providing affordable education, electronic textbooks are provided for all undergraduate courses at no cost to you. As a full-time student, this could save you an estimated $800-2,000 per year on textbooks!

  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set log-in times!

Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students from all over the globe. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey.

As a thank-you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course) 
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year and no set login times
  • Potential college credit for military training