Cherilyn Worthen

Faculty Member

Cherilyn Worthen


Cherilyn Worthen is an associate professor of choral music education at Utah Valley University where she conducts the UVU Women's Choir and is the music education coordinator.

Dr. Worthen holds choral conducting and music education degrees from Brigham Young University and a PhD in music education from the University of Utah.

She directs the Choir School for the Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square and is an active guest conductor and clinician throughout the United States for school, church, and community choirs. Her research has been featured at domestic and international conferences including NAfME, ACDA, and the 2016 and 2018 Oxford Conducting Institute.


MUSC 4221

Advanced Choral Literature and Methods, Spring 2022


Emerald Singers-Soprano/Alto Choir, Spring 2022

MUSC 2350

Fundamentals of Conducting, Spring 2022

MUSC 4780

Pre-Service Student Teaching, Spring 2022


Private Lessons I, Spring 2022

EDSC 4850

Student Teaching Secondary, Spring 2022

EDSC 4850

Student Teaching Secondary, Spring 2022

MUSC 4785

Student Teaching Seminar, Spring 2022