B.S. in Religion – Humanitarian Action and Human Rights

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Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Religion – Humanitarian Action and Human Rights

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Defend the Defenseless in Times of Crisis with a Bachelor of Science in Religion – Humanitarian Action and Human Rights

In the last decade alone, we have seen countless humanitarian crises occur both nationally and worldwide. Those who respond to crises and serve the hurting need to be led by someone who has a strong knowledge of human rights, biblical and theological principles, and human nature. If you want to be part of this response, training is required so you can adequately address issues as they arise. Whether you envision yourself serving others locally, nationally, or internationally, you can benefit from Liberty’s Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Religion – Humanitarian Action and Human Rights.

If you already work or volunteer in a humanitarian aid setting, it can be difficult to travel back and forth to a physical campus to attend courses and further your education. Our 100% online Bachelor of Science in Religion – Humanitarian Action and Human Rights features courses that can teach you new skills for your career – allowing you to build your knowledge base and earn your degree wherever you are. This additional flexibility can provide you with the opportunity to further your education while continuing to serve others.

What Will You Learn in Our Bachelor’s of Religion – Humanitarian Action and Human Rights Degree?

  • Application of a biblical worldview to many scenarios
  • Biblical principles related to serving others and defending human rights
  • Contexts for carrying out humanitarian aid
  • Practical strategies for humanitarian action
  • The theological principles behind humanitarian action and human rights

Your professors will share their years of experience working in humanitarian settings and help you hone the skills that can only be learned through firsthand experience. You can study foundational principles for offering various types of aid. Equip yourself to do the Lord’s work and help those in need by completing an online religion program in humanitarian action and human rights.

Potential Careers for B.S. in Religion – Humanitarian Action and Human Rights Graduates

  • Christian nonprofit leader
  • Humanitarian aid worker
  • International humanitarian aid worker
  • Ministry assistant
  • Ministry coordinator
  • Outreach coordinator
  • Refugee care coordinator

Benefits of Pursuing Your Bachelor of Science in Religion – Humanitarian Action and Human Rights Degree with Liberty University

As a leader in distance education since 1985, we understand what it takes to create a flexible and affordable education for busy people. Since we have been investing in distance and online learning for decades, our experience has taught us how to streamline our degree options so you can focus on what really matters to you. While many schools offer online degrees, we believe Liberty stands out.

Here’s what sets us apart:

  • We are recognized by multiple institutions for our academic quality, affordability, and accessibility. Our commitment to excellence also helped us rank in the top 10% of Niche.com’s best online schools in America. Earning your online degree from a nonprofit university with this kind of recognition can help set you apart from others in your field.
  • The majority of tuition for undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs has not increased in 9 years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university. 
  • To continue our mission of providing affordable education, electronic textbooks are provided for all undergraduate courses at no cost to you. As a full-time student, this could save you an estimated $800-2,000 per year on textbooks!
  • You can complete this Bachelor of Science in Religion – Humanitarian Action and Human Rights program in as little as 3.5 years!
  • We can teach you how to use your faith to serve others better.
  • You can gain a deep understanding of the history of Christianity and learn to apply that understanding when helping others.

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        • Spouses of service members and veterans/retirees
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        We are proud to support you in your pursuit of a flexible and affordable online education by offering you the following benefits: 

        • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
        • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course)
        • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)
        • Potential college credit for military training
        120

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        100% online, 8-week courses

        Transfer Credits

        Transfer in up to 75% of the degree total

        Next Start Date

        Jun 24, 2024

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