Music Performance: Contemporary Christian Music

Male playing drums

Perform, compose, and record.

This professional performance degree allows students to specialize in commercial and contemporary Christian music.  It is designed for the aspiring performer, songwriter and recording artist.  Through this degree program, students develop:

  • Solid technique and musicianship
  • Strong performance ability
  • A working knowledge of current music technology
  • A business and promotional plan for their career

What can I do with this major?

  • Touring artist
  • Recording artist
  • Songwriter
  • Arranger
  • Music Director

What are some interesting classes I may take?

  • Music Business
  • Music and Worship
  • Songwriting
  • Audio Production
  • Tour with Red Letter Edition

What internships or partnerships are available with this program?

  • Contemporary Music Center, Nashville (semester abroad program)
  • Local area churches
  • Lakeshore Arts Alliance
  • Tour Manager/Coordinator

How can I complete my degree program in four years?

Download a sample degree plan for a major in Performance: Contemporary Christian Music.

4 Year Performance: Contemporary Christian Music Degree Plan