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Worship Leadership Minor

Earn a Minor in Worship Leadership at Azusa Pacific University

You’ll complement your area of study by developing practical tools for worship design. Participate in APU’s renowned ensembles and gain experience performing for audiences as you dive into the theology of corporate worship, hone your musical skills, and build your technological awareness.

Program at a Glance

The School of Music nurtures students’ faith and talents to develop and excel as world-class music professionals.

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  • March 8, 2024

Program Information

  • Program Units: 23


  • Azusa (Main Campus)
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Gain Hands-on Experience

  • Participate in APU’s well-known musical ensembles. 
  • Study diverse worship styles—including pop, gospel, jazz, and rock. 
  • Take advantage of performance opportunities throughout the program.
  • Hone musical skills such as theory, ear training, and sight singing.
  • Study worship in a Christ-centered environment dedicated to honoring God.

By the Numbers

1 of 126 Best Western Colleges according to Princeton Review's 2023 Best Colleges Guide
10 :1 Student-to-faculty ratio
100 % of incoming students receive financial aid
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Julia Stone: Re-imaging Church Worship Music

Through her studies as a music and worship major, Julia Stone ’24 has discovered her calling to honor God by reimagining worship music.

Program Details

The minor in worship leadership serves as a secondary academic program available to undergraduate students wishing to pursue the development of skills and abilities in worship leadership. 

Browse the tabs below—if you have questions, visit the Student Services Center page, and we’ll make sure you get the info you need.

To view specific requirements and coursework information, visit the current academic catalog:

Azusa Pacific University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).

Career Outlooks and Outcomes

Pathways: Job Market Outlook
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Helena Mayer ’20: Reaching the Lost Through Music

At just 25-years-old, Helena Mayer '20 has built a strong career as a musician. Her songs have been streamed more than 10 million times on Spotify and she performs four times a week for more than 9,000 followers on Twitch.​

Note: This information is current for the 2023-24 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.

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