NOTE: This degree will become available for registration in Fall 2021.
The Master of Divinity with a concentration in Worship Leadership (M.Div.W.L.) is in the School of Church Music and Worship is an 86-credit hour degree, with 36 hours dedicated to courses specific to local church worship leadership and 50 hours focused on biblical, theological, and Great Commission and educational ministry studies. This degree combines rigorous theology with practical church music and worship leadership, which is ideal for the kind of worship pastors needed by our churches.
A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university is required for entrance into the MDivWL. Music leveling work may be required for students whose transcripts do not show the following: applied instrument or voice, conducting, music history, and theory and musicianship.
M.Div.W.L. students must maintain an overall grade point average of 2.00.
The degree must be completed within a period of seven years from the time of admission. Extensions may be granted to students who are serving in an international mission field.