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B.A. IN Worship Arts & Media


Today’s worship leaders have broader roles than ever before, and the media landscape is becoming more complex. Our churches and communities need leaders who are masters of the musical, artistic, and technological elements of the worship experience so that they can bring others together to connect with God and one another. Life Pacific University’s B.A. in Worship Arts & Media will provide you with the education and experience you need for a dynamic worship ministry. Enroll now to become a leader who is prepared to serve God with your talents and creativity.

Why this degree?

Watch this video for an overview of the B.A. in Worship Arts & Media!

Program Highlights


When you choose this program, you will develop competencies in five areas needed for a successful worship ministry:

  1. Lead worship empowered by the Spirit and grounded in Christian theology, values, and ethics.
  2. Use various musical/artistic forms and styles to express worship.
  3. Master musical and technological elements in the worship experience, utilizing musical theory and the arts.
  4. Employ effective leadership to foster the development of team members and implement vision.
  • Creative Arts
  • Media Production
  • Music Performance

Gain real-world experience with a Worship Arts & Media internship.
We don’t want you to just graduate, we want you to graduate employable. Every student will get real-world work experience through an internship in the field. Your program chair and the Office of Calling & Vocation will help you secure an internship that’s right for you.

Approach Worship Arts & Media from a Pentecostal perspective.
You will learn and grow in a Christ-Centered Community where every student, staff, and faculty member is committed to a Christian faith. Your degree will include a Biblical Studies minor and faith integration weaved throughout each course. Courses are taught with a Pentecostal perspective, preparing you to be a Spirit-empowered leader.

Learn from expert faculty and benefit from small class sizes.
Classes are taught by highly qualified faculty with education and experience in their field. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1, meaning you won’t be in large lecture halls, but small classes where you get personal interaction with your professors and peers.

Alumni Story

Hear about Brittany’s experience in the B.A. in Worship Arts & Media!



English Composition & Research (3 units)

First-Year Seminar (3 units)

Math Elective (3 units)

Christian Worldview (3 units)
Oral Communication Elective (3 units)
Foundations for Global Engagement (3 units)

Social & Behavioral Science Elective (3 units)

Lab Science Elective (3 units)

Biblical Studies Minor

Pentateuch (3 units)

Biblical Languages & Exegesis (3 units)

Synoptic Gospels (3 units)

Discipleship & Spiritual Transformation (3 units)

Romans (3 units)

Intro to Biblical Literature (3 units)

Cultures of Ancient Civilizations (3 units)

Spiritual Gifts (3 units)

Theology 1 (3 units)

Theology 2 or 3 (3 units)

Worship Arts and Media Major

Worship Arts Forum (no units)

Intro to Dramatic Literature (3 units)

Music Theory 1 (3 units)

Principles of Worship Ministry (3 units)

Ethics & Aesthetics (3 units)

Worship Technology w/ Lab (3 units)

Music Business & Creative Marketing (3 units)

Piano or Guitar Proficiency (3 units)

Concentration Courses (12 units)

Worship Arts History (3 units)

Music Fundamentals (3 units)

Practical Musicianship 1 (1 unit)

Digital Media Tools (3 units)

Creative Arts in Worship (3 units)

Worship Theology & Design (3 units)

Internship (3 units)

Ensembles (3 semesters) (3 units)

Concentration Courses (12 units)

Career Opportunities


Arts Management

Audio Engineer

Creative Arts Director


music Producer



Worship Pastor

Your Next Steps

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Office Hours: 8am-5pm PT, Monday – Friday
Call or Text: (877) 886-5433
Email: admissions@lifepacific.edu