» Minor in Christian Ministries - Music and Worship

Minor in Christian Ministries - Music and Worship


If you love to use your musical talents to lead others in worshiping God, then you should consider a minor in Christian Ministries - Music and Worship. This minor is useful for anyone who wants to work full-time or as a volunteer in worship ministry. It is an option for any student pursuing a BA at Tyndale.

Leading Worship

Receive formal training in music and worship ministry. Strive to improve your skills and talents with courses focused on technical skills in piano, voice and music theory. Gain an understanding of contemporary and historical Christian worship. Learn how to lead worship well in a contemporary church setting. Grow in your spirituality and musicality.

Internship in Music Ministry

Grow in music ministry experience and confidence with an internship. Put into practice your improved musical talents and your deeper understanding of worship. Your faculty advisor and field supervisor will be able to assist you as you apply what you learn in the classroom to the practice of leading worship.

Determine how Christian worship music can provide a place for a faithful Biblical expression of God's greatness.

For a future career as a »

  • Worship Pastor
  • Worship Team Leader
  • Band Member

Program Requirements

In addition to your major requirements, you must complete (18 Credit Hours):
  • [CHRI 2XX3] History of Christian Worship
  • [CHRI 2413] Theology of Christian Worship
  • [CHRI 3XX3] Contemporary Worship in the Church
  • [FINE 1713] Music Fundamentals
  • [CHRI 3793] Internship in Music Ministry
  • Plus 1 course (3 Credit Hours) from:
    • [FINE 172] (3) Music Appreciation
    • [FINE 181] (1) Applied Instrumental: Piano
    • [FINE 183] (1) Applied Vocal
    • [FINE 184] (2) Music Ensemble Choir
    • [CHRI 322] (3) Children’s Ministry
    • [CHRI 343] (3) Preaching
    • [CHRI 131] (3) Foundations of Ministry to Children and Youth
Program requirements subject to change.
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