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Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Church Music Certificate

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J. Thomas Mitts, Associate Professor of Music
Ruebush Hall, Room 140, (540) 665-4633,

The undergraduate Certificate in Church Music is designed to develop basic skills for church musicians and is offered in weeklong summer sessions over three consecutive summers.

Program Outcomes

Students completing the Certificate in Church Music will be able to:

  • demonstrate knowledge of repertoire for liturgical settings;
  • demonstrate the ability to lead a rehearsal and the music component of a church service;
  • demonstrate knowledge of music history, world music and music technology; and
  • demonstrate the ability to express ideas orally and in writing.

Course and Credit Requirements

Total: 18 credits

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