2023-2024 Samford University Graduate Catalog 
    May 20, 2024  
2023-2024 Samford University Graduate Catalog

Church Music (M.M.)

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The master of music in church music (M.M.) is designed for college graduates who have articulated a call to vocational Christian ministry, chosen to pursue a graduate degree in ministry and possibly ordination. The degree program includes coursework in music, worship, ministry, and religion in order to adequately prepare students for sustainable tenures in the local church or in a parachurch organization. Students must choose a concentration in conducting, performance, or thesis.

Church Music: 31 Credits

Church Music Core: 21 Credits

Concentration: 10 Credits

(choose one concentration below and complete all requirements)

Conducting Concentration: 10 Credits

Performance Concentration: 10 Credits

Thesis Project Concentration: 10 Credits

Total Required Credits: 31

* Ensembles include MUSC 5720, 5721, 5723, 5724, 5730, 5731, 5732, 5739, 5750, 5751.

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