How to Become a Student with Liberty University’s Online Programs

Become an Online Student at Liberty University

Liberty University has the Right Online Program at the Low Tuition Rate You Need!

With over 250 online programs ranging from certificates to doctoral programs, we are sure you will find the perfect program for your educational and career goals Liberty University’s Online Programs offer competitive degree programs that will allow you to focus on a degree, and eventual career field, that interests you. Liberty University will provide you with a world-class education that will enable you to combine your professional life with your faith. Take the first step by finding the right program for you!

  • Online Certificate Programs are one of the fastest ways to earn documentation of progress towards a higher level of education. Online certificate programs are a great way to learn new skills to advance or change your career. An online certificate program can also help enhance your marketability with current and future employers. We offer Certificate Programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
  • Our Online Associate Programs are a great way to get started with your online education! An Associate’s Degree is the quickest way to earn a degree from Liberty University. At only 60 credit hours, you can earn your Associate’s Degree in as little as two years! Additionally, an Associate’s Degree is an excellent choice for someone who wants to jumpstart their higher education and stand out among others who only have a high school diploma or college certificate.
  • Our Online Bachelor’s Degrees are four-year college degrees that open the door to new career opportunities and are required before attending a graduate degree program. Liberty University’s online Bachelor’s degree programs offer students the opportunity to earn an accredited degree online without having to leave their jobs or attend classes in a classroom or on Liberty’s campus in Lynchburg, Va. Whether you want to advance in your current profession, eventually earn a Master’s degree or are starting a new career, our online bachelor’s degree programs are tailored to develop your knowledge and training and prepare you for a successful future.
  • A Master’s Degree is a specialized program you can earn following the completion of a Bachelor’s Degree. Liberty University’s online Programs offer a variety of Master’s Programs to help you gain a career in high demand fields such as professional counseling, business administration, education, and nursing. Many of our online Master’s Programs can be completed in just a year! Having a Master’s Degree will separate you from others competing in your career field.
  • A Doctoral or Post-Graduate Program allows you to complete the highest level of education making you an expert in your field. Because all of our Doctoral Degrees are a part of accredited programs, your achievement will be widely recognized. Liberty University is one of the premier online colleges offering Online Doctoral Programs to help you grow in your field while advancing your career goals. Most of our Doctoral Programs are available 100% online!

Did you know Liberty University's Online Programs Has Some of the Lowest Tuition Rates among Top Universities?

At Liberty University, we strive to offer a world-class online education with an affordable tuition rate. As a non-profit institution, Liberty University has some of the lowest tuition rates compared to other top universities! Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs has not increased in three straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep our tuition rates low as a nonprofit university. 

Additionally, Liberty University offers scholarships, and flexible payment plans to make earning an online degree at Liberty University even more affordable. Review our Online Tuition Rates to see why Liberty is rated as one of the most affordable online universities in the nation. 

Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or Department of Defense employee? We are proud to support you in your pursuit of online education by offering some of the lowest tuition rates in the country as well as book vouchers for undergraduate programs. You also can earn additional college credit with your military and life experience. Liberty University has a dedicated Office of Military Affairs to help you utilize your Tuition Assistance and GI Bill® benefits, as well as any additional support you need throughout your online degree program.


What are the Benefits of Getting an Education from a Christian School?

Founded in 1971, Pastor Jerry Falwell Sr. set out to establish a Christian college whose students would “go out in all walks of life to impact this world for God.” At Liberty University, we strive to live out Christ-like characteristics and to use the power of faith and education to transform people and the world. Our online programs will help make you stand out as a Christ-centered, ethical, and value-driven professional in the competitive workforce today. Liberty University students are encouraged to integrate their faith into their schoolwork and in their professional life.


What Makes Liberty University Stand Out?

  • Liberty University is one of the largest private, nonprofit universities in the nation and the largest university in the state of Virginia. 
  • By earning your degree 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 the field.


Every day we hear how Liberty University’s Online Programs have made a difference in the lives of our students and alumni. Whether it is spiritual encouragement, a promotion, or a good grade, our students and alumni are excited to share what Liberty University has done for them!

  • Read what our students have to say about Liberty University!
  • See what our Alumni are doing now that they have graduated!

Ready to Start your Academic Journey with Liberty?

You can complete an application online or speak with one of our Admission Counselors by calling (800) 424-9595 for specialized help and guidance on choosing your degree program. You may also Live Chat with an Admission Counselor.