Online Education from a Proven Leader

Liberty University Online is one of the best-kept secrets in online education — until now! Established in 1971, Liberty University pioneered distance education in 1985 and has been leading the field ever since. Today, in addition to more than 12,000 residential students, Liberty hosts more than 82,500 distance learners, making Liberty University Online one of the world’s largest online educators.

Choose from more than 180 unique programs of study in fields such as business, education, counseling psychology, nursing and religion — all taught in a flexible online format and from a Christian perspective. We invite you to explore all that Liberty offers.



  • Accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) for 25 years
  • Outcome-oriented, strong student satisfaction — the highest retention and graduation rates among the top online universities


  • 360-degree support — academic, administrative and spiritual — from application to graduation
  • Take advantage of academic advisors
  • Help desk
  • Library services
  • Writing center 
  • Liberty Online Communities, a network of resources offering counseling and prayer


  • 8-week online classes help you complete your degree faster
  • No set login times; study at your pace and on your schedule
  • Student-friendly interface provides 24/7 access to coursework


  • Established brick-and-mortar campus
  • Offering distance education since 1985
  • Debt-free and growing steadily




  • Liberty has remained faithful, providing an environment of challenging, relevant academics, all-around student support and spiritual growth.