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Liberty University School of Divinity not only trains students for ministry within the local church, but also equips them to be leaders in their communities. Prepare for your calling, strengthen your faith, and become a Champion for Christ.

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Undergraduate

Be a Leader in Your Field and Community

Liberty University's online Bachelor of Science in Religion program provides students with a deep understanding of the fundamentals of the Bible and Christian theology.

Undergraduate Degrees

  • Biblical and Educational Studies
  • Christian Leadership and Management
  • Religion
  • Biblical and Theological Studies
  • Christian Counseling
  • Christian Ministries
  • Evangelism

Certificates

  • Undergraduate Certificate in Biblical Studies
  • Undergraduate Certificate in Christian Ministry
  • Undergraduate Certificate in Global Studies

Bachelor of Science in Religion

Master of Arts in Christian Ministry

Graduate

Academically Excellent, Distinctively Christian

Our online seminary program features a variety of degrees and specializations to effectively prepare tomorrow's evangelical leaders for ministry success. Courses are taught by leaders in fields such as apologetics, church history, theology, and more.

Master of Arts in Christian Ministry

The Master of Arts in Christian Ministry courses provide students with a strong understanding of biblical leadership principles and strategies specific to small group settings to train up disciples within their local churches.

  • Discipleship and Church Ministry
  • Evangelism and Church Planting
  • Global Studies
  • Homiletics
  • Leadership
  • Marketplace Chaplaincy
  • Pastoral Counseling
  • Pastoral Ministries
  • Worship
Master of Arts in Theological Studies

The Master of Arts in Theological Studies courses include surveys of the Old and New Testament and systemic theology, providing students with a solid foundation from which to understand the fundamentals of the Bible, Christianity, Christian theology, and the Christian church.

  • Biblical Studies
  • Church History
  • Theology
Master of Religious Education

The Master of Religious Education program is designed to equip men and women called by God to serve as professional Christian workers in such capacities as associate pastor, discipleship pastor, and small group pastor, as well as other positions that require a general knowledge of church educational programs and discipleship ministries.

Master of Arts in Global Studies

The Master of Arts in Global Studies courses provide students training in the biblical and theological basis for mission, exposure to the realities of culture, worldview, and world religions, as well as the tools to offer a faithful presentation of the Gospel and the Scriptures that is relevant to the world’s diverse cultural contexts.

Master of Arts in Pastoral Counseling

Master of Arts in Pastoral Counseling prepares students to serve as staff servant-leaders involved in nonprofessional counseling of church members and others in a variety of ministry settings, including churches, rescue missions, and shelters.

  • Addictions & Recovery
  • Crisis Response & Trauma
  • Discipleship & Church Ministry
  • Leadership
  • Life Coaching
  • Marketplace Chaplaincy
  • Marriage & Family
  • Military Resilience
  • Pastoral Counseling
  • Theology
Master of Divinity

The Master of Divinity prepares students for professional work in Christian ministry within local churches as well as parachurch organizations. This provides an in-depth knowledge of biblical leadership principles and methods, and an in-depth study of Scripture and Christian principles. Coursework places emphasis on embracing the essential values, knowledge, and skills needed to serve in a variety of roles as a pastor.

  • Biblical Studies
  • Chaplaincy (72 credit hours)
  • Chaplaincy (93 credit hours)
  • Church History
  • Discipleship and Church Ministry
  • Evangelism and Church Planting
  • Global Studies
  • Homiletics
  • Leadership
  • Marketplace Chaplaincy
  • Pastoral Counseling
  • Pastoral Ministries
  • Theology
  • Worship
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About Liberty

Liberty University is the largest private, nonprofit university in the nation, the largest university in Virginia, and the largest Christian university in the world. Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains on more than 7,000 beautiful acres in Lynchburg, VA, Liberty offers over 450 programs from the certificate to the doctoral level.

Since 1971, the mission of Liberty University has been to develop Christ-centered men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for impacting tomorrow’s world. With a unique heritage and an ever-expanding influence, Liberty remains steadfast in its commitment of Training Champions for Christ.

Liberty University Online Distance Education

Liberty University Online Distance Education

Pioneering Distance Education Since 1985

Liberty University is one of the nation's largest nonprofit educators and the largest Christian university in the world. With the same quality course offerings as Liberty’s residential campus in Lynchburg, Va., you can be confident that you will receive an academically sound education taught from a Christian worldview. Liberty allows you to achieve your educational goals while maintaining the flexibility that only virtual classrooms can provide. Liberty boasts more than 450 online and residential programs of study and awards certificates, associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Additionally, Liberty offers tuition rates in the bottom third of top online universities.

Your Partner in Professional Growth

Liberty University is among the most affordable online universities in the country. Our low costs and flexible course schedules allow you to maintain your home and work life while you further your professional development.

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