Master of Arts in Religion (M.A.R.)

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Master of Arts in Religion (M.A.R.) Program

Seeking a general graduate degree in religion, where you can grow in your understanding of Bible fundamentals, Christianity, Christian theology, and the Church? Through the Master of Arts in Religion degree from the Rawlings School of Divinity, you’ll study critical course topics like defending Christianity, interpreting the Bible, and developing evangelism and missions strategies. 

      • 60-hour graduate program
      • Residential and online formats


Liberty University’s Rawlings School of Divinity is accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS). Your divinity degree is approved by ATS and has met rigorous accreditation standards. So you can feel confident that your degree is both academically excellent and well-respected among churches, ministries, and nonprofit organizations. Liberty University is also regionally accredited by SACSCOC.


Master of Arts in Religion (M.A.R.) Degree Programs

Biblical Studies

Christian Apologetics

Church History

Community Chaplaincy

Discipleship & Church Ministry

Evangelism & Church Planting

Global Studies

Homiletics

Leadership

Next Generation Ministry

Pastoral Counseling

Pastoral Ministries

Theology

Worship


Admissions Requirements & More

Find M.A. in Religion admissions requirements, transfer information, and more on the Residential Admissions site.


Career Opportunities

  • Associate pastor
  • Church education administrator
  • Lay leader
  • Evangelist
  • Church planter
  • Counselor
  • Missionary
  • Youth pastor
  • Worship pastor