Tips For Pursuing a Contemporary Worship Arts Career

Posted on June 28, 2018  in  [ Theology & Ministry ]

Do you love media production, Christian ministry, music and visual storytelling? If so, then Grand Canyon University’s Bachelor of Arts in Worship Arts with an Emphasis in Digital Media degree may offer you the ideal academic foundation to pursue a dream career in contemporary worship arts. Continue reading for tips to help pursue your calling in contemporary worship arts.

Gain the Tools and Experience You Need

Contemporary worship arts careers can encompass a broad range of roles. Some common areas of employment within this field include vocal coaching, leading worship, music direction, event planning, digital media creation, songwriting and recording. A contemporary worship arts calling can involve the visual media, production, performance and business aspects of the contemporary Christian music industry, so developing technical and visual communication skills along with competencies in worship leadership, are essential.

Get Educated About Digital Media

Working in contemporary worship arts demands a thorough knowledge of both worship arts and digital media. Because of this, having interest and education in topics like media lighting and design, media sound recording and mixing, motion graphics and camera techniques for video can prove essential in meeting your career goals.

Choose a Degree That Supports Your Career Goals

Sometimes, selecting the perfect academic program be a difficult decision. However, knowing where you wish to be at the completion of your studies can make the choice far simpler. If you want to confidently minister in a Christian worship setting, then you’ll find that having a knowledge of motion graphics creation, audio mixing and video editing can be crucial. For this reason, Grand Canyon University’s Bachelor of Arts in Worship Arts with an Emphasis in Digital Media degree can help you realize your contemporary worship arts calling.

At GCU, we’re committed to providing all learners with a quality education to help them reach their career goals. If you’re interested in Grand Canyon University’s Bachelor of Arts in Worship Arts with an Emphasis in Digital Media degree, then please visit our College of Theology website or click the green Request More Information button at the top of this page.

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Living Faith is a Christian blog that interacts with a variety of biblical, theological and practical topics written by Grand Canyon University's College of Theology faculty and specially invited guests of the college. Our content provides practical and biblical advice from a Christian worldview for living our faith in the midst of an increasingly secularized world. In addition, our content wrestles with cultural topics and issues that challenge how we live out our faith as believers. For this reason, contributors to our Christian blog strive to write with compassion and apologetic concern to honor Christ and edify the church in every way possible.

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