Judson University, a Four Year Christian College in Elgin near Chicago. The Church at Work in Higher Education.

  • Worship Arts Major

    Required = 43 Credit Hours

    Important Notes:

    • 40% of the major requirements must be completed at Judson University and 40% of the major requirements must be upper division.
    • No more than 16 hours total of applied music (private lessons, class lessons, senior projects & performing ensembles) may be applied to major requirements.
    • Required GPA 2.0
    • Required Residential GPA 2.0

    Major Courses

    Required = 25 Credit Hours

    • WOR142 Basic A/V Production for Worship
    • WOR152 Worship Band Fundamentals
    • WOR201 Worship Resources
    • WOR302 Worship and the Arts
    • WOR303 Designing/Facilitating Worship
    • WOR491 Sr. Sem: Issues in Contemporary Worship
    • MUS151 Music Theory I
    • MUS153 Ear Training/Sight Singing I
    • MUS257 His/Practice of Worship Music
    • MUS143, 146 &/or MUS150 Large Ensemble

    Theory and Ministry

    Required = 9 Credit Hours

    • THS221 Christian Theology
    • WOR225X History/Theology of Worship
    • WOR495 Worship Arts Internship

    Communication and Media

    Required = 9 Credit Hours

    • SPC322 Group Discussion
    • SPC330 Speaking the Faith
    • COM442 Communication Theory/Application
  • Worship Arts Minors and Certificate

     

    Important Note for Worship Arts Minors

    • Required Major and Resident GPAs: 2.0

    Worship Arts Minor

    Required = 20 Credit Hours

    Worship Arts Minor Courses

    • SPC330 Speaking the Faith 
    • THS221 Christian Theology 
    • WOR152 Worship Band Fundamentals 
    • WOR201 Worship Resource
    • WOR255X History and Theology of Worship 
    • WOR302 Worship and the Arts 
    • WOR303 Designing/Facilitating Worship 

    Worship Arts Certificate Program

    Required = 17 Credit Hours

    This program requires either a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science. The student may be asked to take a pre-test to determine their musical skills.

    Worship Arts Courses

    • WOR142 Basic Audio/Video Production for Worship
    • WOR152 Worship Band Fundamentals
    • WOR/BST225X History and Theology of Worship
    • WOR201 Worship Resources
    • WOR302 Worship and the Arts
    • WOR303 Designing/Facilitating Worship

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