2020-2021 Southeastern University - Unrestricted Education Catalog 
    May 14, 2021  
2020-2021 Southeastern University - Unrestricted Education Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Bachelor of Science, Worship Ministries (Partner Sites) Four-Year Course Plan

Program Description

The extension site Bachelor of Science in Worship Ministries degree program prepares students for worship ministry leadership in local church ministries through an interdisciplinary curriculum of courses in foundational core (i.e., English, psychology, math, science, etc.), Bible, theology, worship ministry, and worship ministry practicum. Students who complete this degree will be able to:


  1. Properly use hermeneutical tools to exegete and apply the Bible in ministry contexts
  2. Analyze and apply basic Christian theology in ministry contexts
  3. Use basic music theory and aural theory in the context of worship ministry
  4. Perform two instruments (guitar, piano, and/or voice) in the context of worship ministry
  5. Design and direct the creative elements of an entire service, including multimedia, music, dramatic elements, and the flow of a worship experience
  6. Lead worship teams and worship departments
  7. Construct worship songs that reflect Christian theological concepts and efficient musical structure
  8. Demonstrate basic knowledge in operating multimedia software and professional equipment (audio equipment and light equipment) for live and studio applications
  9. Integrate their biblical interpretation, theological, and worship competencies in ministry contexts

Year One

Second Semester - 15 Credit Hours

Year Two

Year Three

Year Four

Total Program Hours - 125 Credit Hours

*The above course plan applies only to extension site students. Other deliveries may not be applicable. 


NOTE: It is the responsibilty of the student to read, review, and fulfill the requirements and total hours of this degree audit for their applicable degree.