30 months
410 USD/credit 6888 USD/year
410 USD/credit 6888 USD/year
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 Develop the skills you need to confidently work with and lead pastors, staff, and a congregation in your role as a worship leader with the Worship Studies - Leadership program at Liberty University

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Learn the theology, philosophy, and methodology of worship, as you deepen your knowledge of music, worship, and leadership.

Study under experienced professors who are grounded in their Christian faith and integrate a biblical worldview into the classroom. Professors in this degree program hold advanced and terminal degrees in music, as well as decades of real-world experience in worship ministry.

The Liberty University School of Music features 50 state-of-the-art practice rooms, smart classrooms, and a world-class concert hall for students in the program to use.

Career Opportunities for Worship Studies - Leadership  program at Liberty University 

  • Worship pastor
  • Vocational worship leader
  • Missionary
  • Director of worship ministries
  • Minister of music
  • Program director for contemporary worship



Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Principles of Leadership for the Worship Leader (WRSP 530)
  • Current Issues in Worship (WRSP 540)
  • Global Worship (WRSP 545)
  • Building a Balanced Worship Ministry (WRSP 551)
  • The Role of the Pastor with the Worship Leader (WRSP 645)

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines


42 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission application
  • Self-certification form (for students who are in the final term of their bachelor’s degree)
  • Current Liberty undergraduate students seeking preliminary acceptance into a graduate program must complete a degree completion application through their ASIST account
  • A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with at least a 3.0 GPA for admission in good standing

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6888 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 410 USD per credit during 30 months.
  • National

    6888 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 410 USD per credit during 30 months.

Living costs for Lynchburg

942 - 1540 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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