When you earn your Bachelor of Arts in Music from Moody Bible Institute, you get training in both music and Bible that you can use anywhere you go. You’ll learn from a broad range of musical experiences, including applied lessons, ministry tours, internships, and competitions. Join a core or choice ensemble and get practical experience and training in leading worship or in the performing arts.
Music Ministry Emphasis: Prepare to enter a church or worship ministry, and get a broad range of music-oriented experiences that will make you ready for a variety of music-focused career options such as teaching, performance, or leading worship in a church or ministry.
Worship and Media Arts Emphasis: Take a music core combined with core courses in the Communications program to prepare you for a worship and media ministry program.
As you study, you’ll:
Study with professors who have years of practical and academic experience. Learn from Dr. Xiangtang Hong, professor of Music and director of the Moody Chorale. Take classes with Dr. Brian Lee, program head. Study with Dr. David Gauger, professor of Music and the coordinator of instrumental instruction.
When you graduate with a BA in Music, you’ll have the practical skills necessary for a wide variety of jobs. You can be a:
Every class in your degree is paid for by the Chicago Tuition Grant, so tuition is worry-free. Every Chicago undergraduate student is awarded this grant, worth up to $10,000 a year. You’re still responsible to pay the remaining amount for room and board, fees, and costs—making a Moody degree the best value in Christian education. Find out how to defray the remaining costs with scholarships, grants, student loans, student employment, and veterans benefits.