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Music (Music and Worship) Bachelor Degree (B.A.)

Music (Music and Worship) Bachelor Degree (B.A.)

Music (Music and Worship) at Messiah College

Future worship leaders excel in Messiah’s nationally-accredited music and worship program.

If you are interested in music and passionate about worship arts, the music and worship major may be the right fit for you. The Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in music (music and worship) at Messiah College, one of the top private Christian colleges in the U.S., synthesizes skills in music, theology and the arts to prepare you to become an effective and dynamic worship leader.

Music and worship major distinctives
Career options for music and worship majors
Internship opportunities for music and worship majors

Program emphasis

The music and worship program’s substantial emphasis on biblical and theological study makes it unique among similar programs and will allow you to enhance the worship experiences of your church and community.

This program allows students to further their musical studies with an eventual goal of working in a church setting. You will gain knowledge of theology, church administration and worship leading while continuing to gain musical and theoretical technique and skills.

Learning opportunities

You will have the opportunity to gain performance experience by participating in one of the College’s vocal or instrumental ensembles. You may even wish to participate in the Messiah College Worship Community for regular chapel performances.

As a music (music and worship) major, you’ll have access to the latest recording and sound technology in the College’s newest building, the Calvin and Janet High Center for Worship and Performing Arts.

After graduation

Music and worship students benefit from Messiah’s rich liberal arts background, while developing the practical skills that are needed to become successful church leaders. The purposeful balance of theology and music prepares you to lead in both music and ministry within the church.