Master of Divinity (M.Div.)
The Master of Divinity (M.Div.) program through Liberty University Baptist Theological Seminary is designed to assist you in preparation for professional work in Christian ministry within the local church as well as para-church environments. The M.Div. program provides an in-depth knowledge of biblical leadership principles and approaches, and an intensive study of the scriptures and essential Christian truths. Emphasis is placed on understanding and utilizing the core values, knowledge, and skills needed to effectively serve in a variety of pastoral roles. This online degree program is also well-suited for students looking to meet the requirements to serve as military chaplains for certain branches of the armed services.
M.Div. students must choose a cognate:
Online & Resident
$305 per credit hour (0-8 credit hours or 16+ credit hours)
$2350 Seminary block rate for students enrolled in 9-15 credit hours
Program Delivery Format
Residency Requirement for Online Program
Vary according to specialization
93 total hours
Up to 45 credit hours can be transferred in
Potential Career Options
Want to learn more?
Visit the Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary website
Download Degree Completion Plan