How does Liberty University compare?

Next Acceptance Deadline

Feb 28, 2018

Liberty University is the largest private, nonprofit university in the nation. Our total enrollment exceeds 110,000 and we have over 250 areas of study offered in an online format.

So, what makes Liberty stand out?

Awards and Accolades

  • Our online programs ranked in the top 5 out of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities, for quality, affordability, and accessibility by
  • Liberty University was recently designated as a Purple Heart University, making it the first college or university in Virginia to receive the honor from the Military Order of the Purple Heart (MOPH) in recognition of a university’s support of military members, including veterans and their families.
  • Forbes Magazine has ranked Liberty among the Top 25 Low Debt Private Colleges in the nation. This means that Liberty students have among the lowest median federal loan debt based upon their earnings after graduation.


  • We have regional accreditation through Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, and additional accreditation on specific programs.
  • We are made up of 17 different colleges and schools, providing you with a variety of degree options and expert faculty ensuring you get a quality education and practical experience.
  • Degrees are formatted to meet your needs by providing you with a flexible 8-week format and multiple starting points throughout the year.

Our goal is to help make your decision easier by providing you with the facts, up front. Liberty University's tuition rates are among the lowest in the country and we provide a variety of payment methods, as well as discount opportunities.



Liberty University provides you with integral resources all the way through your college process and that process starts now. Reach out to speak with an admissions counselor and see why Liberty University is right for you!

Undergraduate: (800) 424-9595

Graduate: (800) 424-9596