Top Religious/Sacred Music Masters degree Programs - 2022

A program that focuses on the history, theory, composition, and performance of music for religious or sacred purposes, and that prepares individuals for religious musical vocations such as choir directors, cantors, organists, and chanters.

While Religious/Sacred Music offers degrees up to the Post masters certificate, most students study towards a Bachelors degree. Students major in Religious/Sacred Music all over the country, though the major at the Masters degree level has the most graduates in Virginia. The average annual income for an undergraduate degree in Religious/Sacred Music is $34,880.

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See where Religious/Sacred Music is the most popular major in the U.S.
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Top Colleges for Religious/Sacred Music

Hope International University is a top option for students who are interested in pursuing a major in Religious/Sacred Music. Students can study up to a Post masters certificate at the school. Hope International University grants around 5 Masters degrees to those majoring in Religious/Sacred Music per year. However, Jewish Theological Seminary of America and the University of Notre Dame are also options to consider. Take a look at the college options in the table below.

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Careers for Religious/Sacred Music Majors

The highest paying career for Religious/Sacred Music majors is Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary. But, another thing to consider is how many job openings there currently is. A position that is in high need that a degree in Religious/Sacred Music can prepare you for is Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary.

Top Paying Careers for Religious/Sacred Music

  1. Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $76,160)

Most in Demand Careers for Religious/Sacred Music

  1. Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary
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