Bachelor's in Religion- Online Biblical and Theological Studies Degree Program

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Grow in Your Faith with a Bachelor's in Religion- Our Online Degree in Theology!

Liberty University’s Bachelor's degree in Religion – Biblical and Theological Studies program is comparable to an undergraduate degree in theology. Our Bachelor's in Religion online with a Biblical, and Theological Studies specialization degree will prepare you to make both a local and global impact through personal and church-based ministry. With a focus on Biblical and Theological Studies, you will study topics such as Christianity, Theology, leadership, and more, as you prepare to make an impact in the field of ministry.

Studying an online theology degree is ideal if you are interested in working in ministry-related organizations or as a preface to attending seminary through our Rawlings School of Divinity. Liberty’s rich history as a Christian university with graduates serving around the globe makes pursuing our Bachelor’s Degree in Religion - Biblical and Theological Studies an excellent choice to advance in your educational career.


Why Choose our Bachelor's in Religion- Biblical and Theological Studies Degree

You will learn from professors that possess your same passion and have experience as pastors, missionaries, educators, and just about every specialty the field of Religion touches in a professional and leadership setting. Our Religion – Biblical and Theological Studies degree is offered completely online, giving you the freedom to personalize your degree to fit your schedule and needs best.


What Will You Learn in the Religion- Biblical and Theological Studies Degree?

With a future in ministry, it is essential that you know how to correctly read, interpret and apply the Bible in your life personally and for a practical career. By studying content similar to a degree in theology, you will gain valuable knowledge in areas such as the history of life and history of the Christian Church. These courses are designed to equip you with a solid biblical foundation in crucial aspects associated with the ministry. You will learn from faculty committed to training champions for Christ as you dive into biblical interpretations and learn to connect them with the world around you.

Online Biblical and Theological Studies Degree Featured Courses

The online Bachelor's in Religion – Biblical and Theological Studies degree is a great foundation for students seeking to further their education through one of Liberty’s online Master Degree Programs.


Online Biblical Studies and Theological Degree Program Highlights

  • By earning your online Bachelor’s degree in Religion- Biblical and Theological Studies from a non-profit university whose online programs ranked in the top five of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in your field.
  • Tuition for our online theology degrees has not increased in three straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a non-profit university. 
  • You will have access to a plethora of resources and materials found through Liberty University's Jerry Falwell Library search portal while you pursue our online Bachelor's in Religion- Biblical and Theological Studies.
  • You can apply for additional college credit through our Experience Plus program.

Military Benefits

Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or Department of Defense employee looking to pursue a degree in theology like our Bachelor's degree in Religion – Biblical and Theological Studies? We are proud to support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts - $250 for undergraduate (per credit hour)
    • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as an Emergency Responder (less than $565 per course).
  • Book Vouchers (Up to $400 per semester for undergraduate only)
  • Potential college credit for military training.
  • 8-week courses, eight different start dates each year and no set login times.

Biblical and Theological Studies Program Format

  • 100% Online
  • 120 total hours
  • 30 hours must be taken through Liberty
  • 50% (24 credit hours) of major must be taken through Liberty
  • Up to 90 credit hours may be transferred in if allowed and available.
  • 8-week courses, eight different start dates each year and no set login times.

Bachelor's Degree in Religion Online Information and Requirements

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Potential Career Options with a Degree in Religion - Biblical & Theological Studies

  • Chaplaincy
  • Clergy
  • Local Church
  • Local Ministries
  • Missions
  • Religious Communities