Impact Church Growth with Liberty’s Online Worship Degree!
Do you want to help people connect with God through collective worship? If you are a performance artist, a ministry professional, or someone hoping to enter the field, Liberty’s 100% online B.S. in Worship Studies can help prepare you for a thriving worship ministry. Our online worship studies degree was created by experienced ministry professionals with real-world, practical experience who can give you insight into solutions to the challenges of the field.
Through our online worship degree, you can become equipped with knowledge from an in-depth study of cultural worship and the practical application of worship in your local church. By enhancing your communication and leadership skills through this online worship studies degree, you can be prepared to lead and foster a heart of worship in your church.
Why Choose Our Online Worship Degree?
Liberty’s purpose in creating the Bachelor of Science in Worship Studies online degree program is to train and equip worship leaders for the evangelical community. We seek to accomplish this purpose through curricula development, local church ministry opportunities, and evidence-based practices so you will have the tools you need to reach more people for Christ.
Our Bachelor of Science in Worship Studies online degree is targeted to full-time and part-time worship leaders already serving in a church as professional practitioners. Our worship courses are also beneficial for students who are currently working in ministry or feel called to a career in worship ministry but don’t have a formal degree.
Benefits of Earning a Bachelor’s in Worship Studies Degree Online
To provide you with quality education, Liberty University seeks to continually improve your learning experience. As a student, you will benefit from:
- Marketable skills for practical careers in the field of worship after completing the Bachelor of Science in Worship Studies
- Professors with real-world experience in worship ministry
- The ability to transfer in up to 75% of your degree (including up to 50% of your major) from another accredited college
- Personalization of your bachelor’s in worship studies online degree to best fit your schedule and needs
What Will You Learn in Our Online Worship Degree Program?
Our online bachelor’s in worship studies degree covers a variety of components to best prepare you for the field of worship. Through our worship courses, you can further your foundational musical knowledge, learn strategies for worship leading, and gain basic conducting skills. Our goal is to give you practical skills that will help you lead worship while finding innovative ways to connect with your congregation and audience. Through a background in the history and philosophy of worship and a deep understanding of the relationship between the worship leader and the church, you will be better equipped to help your ministry thrive.
- WMUS 103 – Music Skills for Worship Leading
- WRSP 201 – Old and New Testament Principles of Worship
- WRSP 320 – History and Philosophy of Worship
- WRSP 321 – Principles of Worship Leadership
Liberty’s Bachelor’s Degree in Worship Studies Program Information
- This program falls under the School of Music.
- Download and review the Degree Completion Plan.
- View the Undergraduate Music Course Guides (login required).
Military Benefits for Our Online Worship Degree
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:
Online Worship Degree Potential Career Options
After completing our bachelor’s in worship studies degree, you may have the opportunity to pursue a career in many areas of ministry, including:
- Church music director
- Worship pastor
- Music and family minister
Liberty’s Online Worship Degree Program Highlights
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 4 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!
- By earning an online worship degree from a nonprofit university whose online programs ranked in the top 1% of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in your field.
- Students can complete the online B.S. in Worship Studies in as little as 3 and a half years!
Admission Requirements for Our Online Bachelor of Science in Worship Studies Degree
Applicants must have a 2.0 or above cumulative GPA for admission in good standing. Please visit our admission requirements page for more detailed admissions related information.
All applicants must submit the following:
- Admission application
- Application fee*
- Unofficial college transcripts with a completed official transcript request form**
- A High School Self-Certification form
- Proof of English proficiency
*There is no upfront application fee; however, a deferred $50 application fee will be assessed during financial check-in. This fee is waived for qualifying service members, veterans, and military spouses – documentation verifying military status is required.
**An official transcript is needed within 60 days of acceptance or before non-attendance drops for the first set of matriculated classes, whichever comes first.