Why study worship arts and biblical studies at Oak Hills?

The worship arts degree prepares students to lead worship with theological depth, musical and technological excellence, and pastoral wisdom. Students will explore the biblical and historical foundations of Christian worship and how it impact our churches today. Oak Hills creates the atmosphere for students to develop their skills and grow as worship arts team leaders.

Who Should Apply?

If you love the Word of God and how it impacts our times of corporate and individual worship; if you love to explore how God can speak through multiple instruments; if you love to use technology to guide people closer to the Lord; than this degree is for you.

126 credits required

  • Worship Arts (29 credits)
  • Biblical Studies (40 credits)
  • General Education (30 credits)
  • Christian Ministry (15 credits)
  • Free Electives (12 credits)

Required Courses and Course Descriptions

What Careers Will I Be Prepared For?

Graduates with this degree will be prepared for a variety of different ministry settings. Examples of employment opportunities upon graduation include: worship leader, children and youth worship pastor, technical director, teacher, composer, performer, or creative arts director.


Meet Your Director

Matt Graf

Program Director: Worship Arts
Instructor: Worship Arts and Christian Ministries

Bachelor of Music and Worship 
Ozark Christian College, Joplin, MO
M.A. in Christian Ministries
Northern Seminary, Lombard, IL

Matt Graf
OHCC Admissions Office, 1600 Oak Hills Road SW, Bemidji, MN 56601 local: 218-751-8670, ext. 1285, toll-free: 866-307-OHCC admissions@oakhills.edu