Liberty University Online

Doctor of Worship Studies: Ethnomusicology


1971 University Blvd.

Lynchburg, VA 24502

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Doctor of Worship Studies: Ethnomusicology

Format: Online

Program Description:

Develop Cultural Applications of Worship with Our Worship and Ethnomusicology Doctoral Degree

If you’re fascinated by music in its social and cultural contexts or want to examine music itself and how audiences and musicians interact with it, a doctoral degree in ethnomusicology can position you for a career you’ll love. Whether you have always imagined yourself pursuing doctoral studies in worship, want to make a unique contribution to world missions, or you feel you have more to gain from furthering your education, our Doctor of Worship Studies in Ethnomusicology can equip you to interpret non-Western musical genres, styles, and performances.

Focusing your degree in ethnomusicology can allow you to explore what worship looks like in various cultures. By understanding this, you will not only increase your global marketability but you will also be better prepared to meet the needs of diverse congregations. Our classes emphasize a practical application of worship to ministry in the local church.

Liberty’s online worship doctoral degrees are designed for individuals who are already active in their ministry or career. Life can get busy, so choosing to study with us online is a great way to balance your family, work, and ministry commitments with your educational pursuits.


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Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Available to many students and parents, loans are an option for funding one's education.

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