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Registrar's Office

Mailing Address
Garrett-Evangelical
2121 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60201

Phone: (847) 866-3905
registrar@garrett.edu

Academic Affairs

Mailing Address
Garrett-Evangelical
2121 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60201

Phone: (847) 866-3903
krista.mcneil@garrett.edu

Certification in Music Ministry

certificationimageReceiving this certification is the denomination's recognition that you - whether lay or clergy, whether deacon or elder - have met the required standards for academic training and experience necessary to achieve professional excellence in Music Ministry. During the coursework you will gain a broader perspective and be empowered to serve your congregation more effectively than ever before through a music ministry that uplifts and inspires. Plus, you will form a network across the denomination that will be a resource for you for the rest of your life.

 


Garrett-Evangelical cooperates with The United Methodist Church by providing courses that meet the educational requirements for professional certification. A student in an MDiv or MA program may complete certification requirements through five courses in a professional specialization, plus field education and United Methodist Studies.

An alternative route for professional certification is the completion of the following cluster of courses for a particular field:

 

Requirements for Certification in Music Ministry
 
Course Number
 
Course Title
 
Cr. Hrs.

 

33-502

 

Teaching for Biblical Faith

 

3

 

33-506

 

Theological Education in the Parish

 

3

 

 

31-625

 

Music Ministry in the Local Church  

3

 

 

31-515
or
31-640

 

Congregational Song
or
Applied Church Music

 

3

 

 

40-674
or
40-673

 

UM Studies: Wesley & 19th Century
or
UM Studies: 20th Century to Present

 

3

 

 

Apply OnlineRequirements

 

For more information...
Admissions Office: 847-866-3945 or getadmitted.edu

Or contact The United Methodist Church's GBHEM for more information:
www.gbhem.org/certification/cert_home.html

UMC Logo Garrett-Evangelical, a seminary related to
The United Methodist Church, welcomes
students from a wide range of faith traditions.