12 months
280 USD/credit 6720 USD/year
280 USD/credit 6720 USD/year
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The Master of Arts in Music degree at the World Mission University is a two-year program designed to provide opportunities for advanced study in music so that graduates may use their musical talents to serve the Church and the world. 


Graduates will be qualified to serve as directors of music, private music instructors, and performers.  The M.A. in Music program at the World Mission University requires 44 semester credits.  As many as 22 semester credits of graduate work may be transferred from another institution.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completing this degree, students will be able to:

  • Integrate Bible/theology and music critically;
  • Exhibit a substantial and growing spiritual and personal maturity as a musician;
  • Demonstrate practical performance skills in conducting, praise ministry, voice, and instrument;
  • Demonstrate ability to influence and lead others in church music;
  • Demonstrate advanced understanding of art music in the Western European tradition; and
  • Demonstrate advanced understanding of music styles as discovered in musical analysis.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Musicianship
  • Keyboard Harmony
  • Music History 
  • Individual Instruction

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




24 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The application form and a non-refundable application fee ($100);
  • Testimony or Essay;
  • One reference;
  • Official transcript(s)l; and
  • Two Recent photographs (passport style).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 280 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    6720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 280 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Los Angeles

1520 - 2570 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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