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BS in Military Studies – Leadership

Residential Bachelor’s in Military Studies – Leadership 

Gain the skill sets you’ll need for a successful career as a leader in the military. With a B.S. in Military Studies: Leadership cognate from Liberty University, you’ll examine military history and beyond with studies in government, intelligence, cultural awareness, and military institutions.

This degree equips both military and civilian students with the tools necessary to serve the U.S. and other nations that align with principles of religious liberty and democracy.

Study the historical patterns and institutional development of military applications while getting a biblical world-view of military force, including the exploration of Just War Theory. Learn from professors who are grounded in their Christian faith and who have 30+ years of military leadership and graduate academic training. The B.S. in Military Studies offers a combination of history, theology, government, and concentrated military studies courses.


Academic Information for the BS in Military Studies – Leadership Cognate

Credit Hours

120 total hours

Program of Study

Military Studies (B.S.) – Leadership – Resident

Other B.S. in Military Studies cognates are available online

Admission Requirements

View Liberty’s undergraduate admissions requirements

Military Leadership Courses You Could Take

  • Korean and Vietnam Wars (HIWD 375)
  • Middle Eastern Warfare (HIWD 376)
  • Modern American Military History (HIUS 380)
  • Military Intelligence (GOVT 483)


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Career Opportunities for B.S. in Military Studies – Leadership Graduates

  • Soldier
  • Military Service Leader
  • Legislator
  • Government Diplomat
    • Intelligence Officer
    • Military Analyst
    • Military Strategist
    • Military Museum Curator