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COLLEGE OF THE ARTS DEGREES & COURSES


COTA provides a unique learning environment combining on campus classrooms with online virtual classroom options; we offer you possibilities for your educational goals. However you choose to tailor your learning experience, at COTA you will find that we are committed to teaching excellence in personal ministry to the Lord as well as church worship and church worship ministry. We offer individual courses and certificate programs as well as degree programs. We invite you to browse our programs to learn more about the variety of course studies we offer. Please click here for application and audition information.
 

Certificate Program:

Classes Starting Spring 2014 - Enroll NOW!

Graduate Certificate in Worship Studies


The COTA Graduate Certificate in Worship Studies program is tailored for worship leaders, equipping them to better serve the church as skilled, passionate leaders. This specialized program allows students to study and practice context-specific biblical and theological proficientcies in worship which directly apply to the local church. Courses focus on developing knowledge and expertise to function in a variety of worship environments within the evangelical community.

- Certificate in Worship Studies - $750 (Complete Certificate Course)
     Course Studies Include:
     - Biblical Foundations of Worship
     - Hearing The Voice of God
     - Spirit, Soul and Body
     - Building A Theology of Worship

- Certificate in Worship Ministry Studies - $1000 (Complete Certificate Course)
     Course Studies Include:
     - Biblical Foundations of Worship
     - Hearing The Voice of God
     - Spirit, Soul and Body
     - The Role of the Worship Leader
     - Developing The Guidelines and Godly Boundaries

*Payments Plans are available.
 

Undergraduate Courses:

Classes Starting Fall 2014

Associate and Bachelor degree programs require that a student complete (or test out of) the TBCS core curriculum. If you feel you would qualify to test through the core courses, contact our admissions office.

- Associate of Religious Arts in Christian Worship - 72 Credit Hours
     Course Studies Include:
     - Principles of Leadership
     - Hearing The Voice of God
     - Ungodly Beliefs (Restoring the Foundations)
     - Spirit, Soul and Body
     - Biblical Foundations of Worship

*If you are planning to pursue a Christian Worship Ministry course of study, we recommend the elective class
Worship Songwriting and Arranging 101


Costs:
  • Application Fee: $50
  • Enrollment Fee: $250
  • Degree Program: $3600
*All fees are non-refundable. Payments Plans are available.

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- Bachelor of Religious Arts in Christian Worship - 110 Credit Hours
     Course Studies Include:
     - Worship and Music in the 21st Century
     - Building a Theology of Worship
     - History & Philosophy of Worship
     - God's Original Blueprint For Worship


Costs:
  • Application Fee: $50
  • Enrollment Fee: $250
  • Degree Program: $4400
*All fees are non-refundable. Payments Plans are available.

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- Bachelor of Religious Arts in Christian Worship Ministry - 120 Credit Hours
     Course Studies Include:
     - Building a Theology of Worship
     - The Role of the Worship Leader
     - God’s Original Blueprint for Worship
     - Developing The Guidelines and Godly Boundaries
     - History & Philosophy of Worship

Costs:
  • Application/Audition Fee: $50
  • Enrollment Fee: $250
  • Degree Program: $4800
*All fees are non-refundable. Payments Plans are available.

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Graduate Courses:


- Coming Soon!!

 

Certificate Courses:

Classes Starting Fall 2014

Interested in furthering your education but aren't looking for a degree? We have individual courses that earn you a Certificate of Completion.
Course Description    
  - Dynamics of Corporate Worship    
  - Building a Balanced Worship Ministry    
  - Fundamentals of Worship Leading    
  - Tools and Techniques for Contemporary Worship    
  - Advanced Contemporary Arranging Techniques for Worship    
  - Principles of Worship Technology    
  - Vocal Ensemble Leadership    
  - Worship Band Techniques    
  - Worship Songwriting and Arranging    
  - Rehearsal Techniques for Worship Ensembles    
  - Music Theory 101    
  - Worship and Music in the 21st Century    
  - Music Resources and Literature for Worship Leading    
  - Worship Songwriting and Arranging 101    

 

Private Lessons

Classes Starting Fall 2014 - Reserve Your Place NOW!

Starting the Fall of 2014, COTA will offer Virtual Private lessons for the following studies:

Piano
Acoustic & Electric Guitar
Bass
Dance

Private lessons have a course fee of $250 per semester (12 wks) for half-hour lessons and $400 (12 wks) for hour lessons. If you are interested in connecting with a private instructor for lessons, click here.