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Music: Worship Leadership

Combine your passion for music and your heart for worship through the pursuit of our bachelor of science in music with an emphasis in worship leadership degree.

Worship leadership is a unique vocational calling, and our degree program will equip you with the foundational skills you need to passionately pursue your place in worship leader ministry.

Led by a team of talented instructors, our program will allow you the creative outlet to compose, participate in, and lead a music ministry on a local church level.

Hone your skills in church music administration, music theory, worship leadership methods, and music philosophy.

Majors: Prepare for a career in ministry as a worship leader, choir director, or orchestra director.

Minors: Further develop your love of music and discover ways that you can use your musical giftings in ministry.

We have scholarship opportunities!

Fine Arts Scholarship opportunities are available for those interested in pursuing this program. Click here for eligibility and requirement details!

Career Opportunities

Evangel's academic programs are designed specifically to prepare you for a career in the real world. But it's more than just job preparation; it's preparing you to make a full impact in your profession through the unique combination of faith and learning. Here are some of the professions this degree would prepare you for:
  • Music Pastor
  • Worship Leader
  • Graduate School


Department Chair

Tom Matrone, DMA

Music Department Chair, Director of Choral Activities

Regular Faculty

Larry Dissmore, D.M.A

Professor of Music, Director of Orchestra Activities

Kevin Andrew Hawkins, Ph.D.

Professor of Music, Music Education Program Coordinator

Greg Morris, D.M.A.

Professor of Music (Piano); Director of Piano Studies

Jason Salazar, PhD

Professor of Music, Worship Leadership Program Coordinator

Adjunct Faculty

Kathleen Cowens

Adjunct Professor; Applied Flute Instructor

Sheri Slater, D.M.A.

Adjunct Professor; Applied Clarinet Instructor

Timothy Wootton

Adjunct Professor of Music; Applied Trumpet Instructor

Jane Harris

Adjunct Professor; Applied Piano Instructor

Susan Smith

Adjunct Professor, Applied Voice Instructor

Daniel "Riley" Robison

Adjunct Professor; Applied Bass & Cello Instructor

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