"Faculty Highlight - Gabriel Etzel"
03:21 | Apr 18 2011
Earning your Associate of Arts in Religion (A.A. in Religion) from Liberty University Online is the first step toward establishing the solid biblical foundation necessary for an effective career in ministry.
Whether you are a pastor looking to increase your knowledge and earn additional qualifications for your position, or an individual with a desire to serve in a specific area of ministry, Liberty Online’s A.A. in Religion program provides you with a solid foundation from which to understand the fundamentals of the Bible, Christianity, Christian theology, and the Christian church, with the goal of training you for effective ministry.
You will gain an understanding of the origin and contents of the Bible, and will be equipped to use the Bible in dealing with contemporary issues in ministry, developing excellent oral and written communication skills that are key to effectively communicating in both personal and professional ministry environments.
The Associate of Arts in Religion serves as an excellent stepping stone toward earning a Bachelor of Science in Religion, which is also offered online through Liberty Online.
$325 per credit hour (based on full-time enrollment)
60 total hours
15 must be taken through Liberty
Why choose an associate degree?
Your associate degree allows you to quickly jump-start your career, opening the door to your future.
Seamlessly transition from your associate into a bachelor’s degree program, also offered online through Liberty University. Earn two degrees in the time it takes to earn one.
Potential Career Fields
This degree can prepare you for entry-level positions in the field of religion.