Welcome to the School of Creative Expression!

The School of Cultural Expression enables Christian believers to communicate a gospel witness in various forms, media and styles to bring glory to God through worship and service.  The School of Cultural Expression equips missional leaders in foundational courses in cultural studies and then adds practical courses in media arts, music arts, theatre arts and worship studies.  Whether you need to learn how to use social media, multimedia, visual communications, graphic design or broadcast journalism - Missional University will give you the tools to serve in secular and faith-based organizations as a Christian witness.  Through music arts, you can be equipped in songwriting and the music industry in addition leading worship.  Creative worship is extended through story telling and the theatre arts.  

The School of Cultural Expression has programs that lead to Certificates in Communication Studies, an Associate of Communication Studies, a Bachelor of Communication Studies (completion degree), a Graduate Certificate in Communication Studies, and a Master of Communication Studies.  Communication studies at Missional University equip Christian believers to serve in the mission of God through using various communication media.  The School of Cultural Expression also provides certificate, Associate and Bachelor completion programs in Worship Studies.



QUICK FACTS

Number of Departments:  6 

Number of Dual Enrollment Programs:  1 

Number of Undergraduate Certificates Programs:  5 

Number of Associate Programs:  9 

Number of Bachelor Completion Programs:  15 

Number of Master's Programs:  7 

Number of Faculty:  25 

Percent of Faculty with Doctorates:  88%   

Percent of Faculty with International Experience:  76% 

 

 

MAJORS IN THE
MASTER OF COMMUNICATION

Admission into the Master of Communication requires prior graduation with a Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.  Below is a list of majors in the Master of Communication:

  • Media & Communication Studies
  • Animation & Visual Effects
  • Information Technology Management
  • Cybersecurity Management
  • Scriptwriting, Storytelling & Ethnotheatre

 

MAJORS IN THE
MASTER OF WORSHIP STUDIES

Admission into the Master of Worship Studies requires prior graduation with a Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.  Below is a list of majors in the Master of Worship Studies:

  • Worship Leadership
  • Music Composition & Ethnodoxology

 

MAJORS IN THE
BACHELOR OF COMMUNICATION

The Bachelor of Communication Studies is a degree completion program.  A minimum of 42 transfer credit hours and fulfillment of general education requirements are necessary to be admitted.  Below is a list of major areas: 

  • Cultural Studies
  • Folk Studies
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Media & Communication Studies
  • Social Media Studies
  • Media & Photojournalism
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Graphic Design & Media
  • Animation & Visual Effects
  • Journalism & Publication
  • Information Technology Management & Web Design
  • Cybersecurity Management
  • Scriptwriting, Storytelling & Ethnotheatre

MAJORS IN THE
BACHELOR OF WORSHIP STUDIES

The Bachelor of Cultural Studies is a degree completion program.  A minimum of 45 transfer credit hours and fulfillment of general education requirements are necessary to be admitted.

  • Worship Leadership  
  • Music Composition & Ethnomusicology