The worship arts and ministry minor (23 units) is designed to equip future worship leaders with musical, presentational, technical, organizational and pastoral skills essential for the facilitation of worship ministry in the modern church. 

Applied Music Requirements 

 

Private Instruction is offered with material and performance of increasing difficulty as the student develops. Students must arrange a lesson time before or during the first week of classes in the School of Music office or with the instructor. Twelve (12) half-hour lessons will be offered per unit. Students are expected to perform in Student Recitals and a Jury Exam. May be repeated for credit. Additional private instruction fee. Prerequisite: Declared Music Major or Minor. (1-2 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
MUS081-J
Bolin, Joseph E.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-B
Balzun, Joel D.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-C
Stephens, Amy J.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-F
Benford, Emily L
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-K
Reinebach, Brenda N
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-N
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-O
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-Q
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-R
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-D
Sledge, Bruce H.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-H
McCoy, Jamond D.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-L
Reinebach, John
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-M
Carama, Fred
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-I
Makerov, Julie M.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-E
Castaneda, Juan B.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-G
Miller, Stefan
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-P
Makerov, Julie M.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-J
Bolin, Joseph E.
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-B
Balzun, Joel D.
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-C
Stephens, Amy J.
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-D
Sledge, Bruce H.
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-E
Castaneda, Juan B.
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-F
Benford, Emily L
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-G
Miller, Stefan
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-H
McCoy, Jamond D.
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-I
Makerov, Julie M.
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-K
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-L
Reinebach, John
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-M
Carama, Fred
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-N
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-O
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS081-P
Makerov, Julie M.
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC

Private Instruction is offered with material and performance of increasing difficulty as the student develops. Students must arrange a lesson time before or during the first week of classes in the School of Performing Arts office or with the instructor. Twelve (12) half-hour lessons will be offered per unit. Students are expected to perform in Student Recitals and a Jury Exam. May be repeated for a maximum of twenty-four (24) units. Additional private instruction fee. Prerequisites: MUS 081, declared Music major or minor, and successful completion of Applied Music Proficiency. (1-2 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
MUS461-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS461-B
Balzun, Joel D.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS461-D
Sledge, Bruce H.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS461-E
Castaneda, Juan B.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS461-F
Benford, Emily L
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS461-H
McCoy, Jamond D.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS461-I
Makerov, Julie M.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS461-J
Bolin, Joseph E.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS461-K
Reinebach, Brenda N
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS461-L
Reinebach, John
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS461-M
Carama, Fred
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS461-N
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS461-O
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS461-C
Stephens, Amy J.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS461-G
Miller, Stefan
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS461-P
Makerov, Julie M.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC

While building community and culture for Worship Arts and Ministry students, this class focuses on the methodology and theology of effective corporate worship leadership, coaching students in platform presentation, rehearsing music ensembles, recruiting teams, and reaching worshipers, in the context of their local church internship. May be repeated for a maximum of four (4) units. (1 unit; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
MUS054-A
Dahlgren, Steven J
09/03/2024 Th 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM Hawkins Music Building 147
MUS054-A
Dahlgren, Steven J
01/13/2025 Th 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM Hawkins Music Building 101

While building community and culture for Worship Arts and Ministry students, this class focuses on the methodology and theology of effective corporate worship leadership, coaching students in platform presentation, rehearsing music ensembles, recruiting teams, and reaching worshipers, in the context of their local church internship. May be repeated for a maximum of six (6) units. Prerequisite: MUS 054. (1 unit; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
MUS454-A
Dahlgren, Steven J
09/03/2024 Th 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM Hawkins Music Building 147
MUS454-A
Dahlgren, Steven J
01/13/2025 Th 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM Hawkins Music Building 101

 

Complete a two-semester sequence from the following:

Private Instruction is offered with material and performance of increasing difficulty as the student develops. Students must arrange a lesson time before or during the first week of classes in the School of Music office or with the instructor. Twelve (12) half-hour lessons will be offered per unit. Students are expected to perform in Student Recitals and a Jury Exam. May be repeated for credit. Additional private instruction fee. Prerequisite: Declared Music Major or Minor. (1-2 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
MUS082-B
Son, Soohyun Pyeon
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS082-D
Jaramillo, Andres E.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS082-E
Brand Butler, Angela H
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS082-H
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS082-I
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS082-C
Dahlgren, Steven J
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS082-G
Lee, Evelyn J.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS082-F
O'Neal, J.Michael
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS082-A
Cruz, Jennifer Marie
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS082-A
Cruz, Jennifer Marie
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS082-B
Son, Soohyun Pyeon
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS082-C
Dahlgren, Steven J
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS082-D
Jaramillo, Andres E.
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 1:14 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS082-E
Brand Butler, Angela H
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS082-F
O'Neal, J.Michael
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS082-G
Lee, Evelyn J.
01/13/2025 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC

Private Instruction is offered with material and performance of increasing difficulty as the student develops. Students must arrange a lesson time before or during the first week of classes in the School of Performing Arts office or with the instructor. Twelve (12) half-hour lessons will be offered per unit. Students are expected to perform in Student Recitals and a Jury Exam. May be repeated for a maximum of twenty-four (24) units. Additional private instruction fee. Prerequisites: MUS 082, declared Music major or minor, and successful completion of Applied Music Proficiency. (1-2 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
MUS462-B
Son, Soohyun Pyeon
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS462-E
Brand Butler, Angela H
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS462-F
O'Neal, J.Michael
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS462-G
Lee, Evelyn J.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS462-H
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS462-I
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS462-C
Dahlgren, Steven J
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS462-D
Jaramillo, Andres E.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS462-A
Cruz, Jennifer Marie
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
or

Private Instruction is offered with material and performance of increasing difficulty as the student develops. Students must arrange a lesson time before or during the first week of classes in the School of Music office or with the instructor. Twelve (12) half-hour lessons will be offered per unit. Students are expected to perform in Student Recitals and a Jury Exam. May be repeated for credit. Additional private instruction fee. Prerequisite: Declared Music Major or Minor. (1-2 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
MUS088-C
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS088-B
Navales, Ryan A.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS088-A
Aaron, Blake
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS088-A
Navales, Ryan A.
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS088-B
Aaron, Blake
01/13/2025 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC

Private Instruction is offered with material and performance of increasing difficulty as the student develops. Students must arrange a lesson time before or during the first week of classes in the School of Performing Arts office or with the instructor. Twelve (12) half-hour lessons will be offered per unit. Students are expected to perform in Student Recitals and a Jury Exam. May be repeated for a maximum of twenty-four (24) units. Additional private instruction fee. Prerequisites: MUS 088, declared Music major or minor, and successful completion of Applied Music Proficiency. (1-2 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
MUS468-B
Navales, Ryan A.
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS468-C
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC
MUS468-A
Aaron, Blake
09/03/2024 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Instructor OFFC

 

Lower Division Requirements 

 

A review of music fundamentals, intensive study of basic concepts of music theory for the music major, introduction to music notation software. Concert attendance requirement. Concurrent requisite: MUS 115. (3 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
MUS114-A
King, Nathan E.
09/03/2024 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Hawkins Music Building 147
MUS114-B
Pickett, Glenn A.
09/03/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Hawkins Music Building 147

Introductory experiences in sight-singing and ear-training. Concurrent Requisite: MUS 114. (1 unit; Fall).htm

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
MUS115-A
St Marseille, Daniel F
09/03/2024 MW 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Hawkins Music Building 101
MUS115-B
St Marseille, Daniel F
09/03/2024 MW 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Hawkins Music Building 101

Thought and discussion on the true heart of a worship leader. Special emphasis will be given to the call and role of a worship leader and the practical elements of worship arts ministry. This course is designed to introduce students to the Worship Arts and Ministry program and provide the foundational elements of worship, which will prepare them for academic and career success. (1 unit; Fall, even years)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
MUS120-A
Williams, Chessa W.
09/03/2024 F 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Other Non-Site Locations OTHR

Upper Division Requirements

 

This course is designed to explore the craft and heart of ministry in the church. It will equip future worship leaders/pastors with the practical, ministerial, and management skills needed to build, organize, and manage a thriving multi-dimensional, biblically based, worship ministry in the context of the local church worldwide. (3 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
MUS304-A
Bolin, Joseph E.
09/03/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Hawkins Music Building 132

An examination of Scripture in order to develop a biblical theology of worship and its application in the local church. Students will learn about the development of worship practices from the Old and New Testaments and learn to apply hermeneutical principles to understanding present-day worship applications. (3 units; Fall, even years)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation

Worship Technology covers the various skills needed for the technical aspects of modern church worship service. Included in the course will be techniques on lighting, sound, multi-media, and emerging technologies that will enhance corporate worship. The student will learn the various skills needed for these areas as well as the ability to communicate with professionals in the technical field. (3 units; Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation

Christian Studies Requirement

Complete 3 units from the following:

A historical and theoretical consideration of interpretative methodology as illustrated by and applied to selected texts from various portions of the biblical materials. Core requirement for Christian Studies majors and minors. Prerequisite: Previous Biblical Studies coursework. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
CST350-B
Wilson, Danny K.
09/03/2024 MF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Park Building 104
CST350-C
Wilson, Danny K.
09/03/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Park Building 104
CST350-A
Wilson, Danny K.
09/03/2024 MF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Park Building 104
CST350-A
Wilson, Danny K.
01/13/2025 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM TBA
CST350-B
Wilson, Danny K.
01/13/2025 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM TBA
CST350-C
Wilson, Danny K.
01/13/2025 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM TBA

A survey of the development of the Christian church from the close of the New Testament period to the present time, with special attention to the origin of various denominations. Core requirement for Christian Studies majors and minors. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
CST360-A
Chute, Anthony L.
09/03/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Park Building 125
CST360-A
Chute, Anthony L.
01/13/2025 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center A111

An exploration of the biblical truths of Scripture, God, humanity, sin, Jesus, the Holy Spirit, salvation, the Christian life, the church, and the life to come. Students will examine each major doctrine and understand its place in the biblical story. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
CST370-A
Co, Adamson
09/03/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center B112
CST370-A
Co, Adamson
01/13/2025 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM TBA
CST370-B
Co, Adamson
01/13/2025 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM TBA
CST370-C
Gonet, Christina D.
01/13/2025 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM TBA