The minor in worship leadership is for students who seek to serve the church by becoming better worship leaders, pastoral musicians, and worshipers. By nature, Christian worship is an interdisciplinary activity that incorporates multiple disciplines. The minor in worship leadership engages theology, history, sociology, and the arts to prepare students for bi-vocational ministry in the local church and in para-church organizations. No audition is necessary to pursue and earn the minor in worship leadership. 

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We invite students to come to campus, engage with our faculty, attend classes or an ensemble rehearsal and learn more about studying music at Samford.   

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What can I do with this minor?

Students who complete the minor in worship leadership often find themselves as a more thoughtful worshiper. Other students find themselves as part-time, volunteer, or bi-vocational musicians and worship leaders.

This minor may be right for you if …

  • you would like to receive basic training in singing, playing, and reading music.
  • you have experience planning and leading worship in your church.
  • you are exploring ways to integrate your musical talents with your call to discipleship.
  • you are interested in the intersections between music and theology.

Meet the Faculty

Emily Andrews
Jonathan Rodgers