Available Certificate and Degree Programs:
- Bachelor of Science in Applied Ministry
- Bachelor of Science in Bible – Christian Ministries
- Bachelor of Science in Christian Leadership & Management
- Bachelor of Science in Religion – Christian Leadership
- Bachelor of Science in Religion – Christian Ministries
- Bachelor of Science in Religion – Next Generation Ministries
- Master of Arts in Applied Ministry
- Master of Arts in Christian Ministry
- Master of Arts in Church Planting
- Master of Arts in Educational Ministries
- Master of Arts in Human Services Counseling – Christian Ministries
- Master of Divinity
- Master of Arts in Religion
- Doctor of Ministry
- Doctor of Education in Christian Leadership
- Doctor of Philosophy in Christian Leadership
Christian Ministry Online Degree Programs
Teachers and educators can be influential role models in the lives of today’s youth. The world needs Christian leaders who can be a positive influence and provide strong leadership in churches and communities both locally and globally.
Liberty University’s Christian ministry certificate and degree programs can help fill this growing need by equipping students with a strong understanding of biblical leadership principles and strategies necessary to minister to and grow today’s churches. Liberty’s Christian ministry degree programs are taught from a biblical worldview with a mission to “Train Champions for Christ” in every class, every degree, for every career.
Our flexible and affordable Christian ministry programs are offered 100% online, giving you the ability to remain active in your current schedule. You will learn from Christian leaders who will encourage and support your passion with a desire to see you succeed.
Potential Career Options
- Christian Educator
- Church Education Administrator
- Pastor or Youth Pastor
- Outreach Coordinator
What Will You Learn in our Online Christian Ministry Degrees?
Liberty University’s online Christian ministry degrees will take you on an exciting exploration of the Bible as you study core concepts of ministry like communications, Christian service, and leadership. Our Christian ministry classes integrate Christian principles with professional standards to ensure that you graduate prepared to serve with confidence and intelligence.
All the classes in our Christian ministry programs are designed to challenge you to reach your highest potential, and the calling God has given you. Whether you desire to work in the field of Christian ministry, education, or human services, our online Christian ministry programs can prepare you to transform lives.
Benefits of Earning a Christian Ministry Online Degree
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 among Niche.com’s top 3 online schools in America. Earning your online Christian ministry degree from a nonprofit university with this kind of recognition can help set you apart from others in your field.
- Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs has not increased in 7 years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university.
- You can complete these programs 100% online.
Service is important to us, so whether you’re currently serving in the Armed Forces, have served, or are married to someone who serves, we’re here to serve you. Liberty’s military benefits are available to:
- Active duty service members of the U.S. Armed Forces
- Reserve/National Guard
- Spouses of service members and veterans/retirees
- Current Department of Defense employees
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 and $275 per credit hour for graduate courses
- Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder.
- 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 your military training for undergraduate programs.
Experience That Matters to You
As an accredited Christian college with a 7,000-acre campus in Lynchburg, Virginia, Liberty University offers you an education that is both academically challenging and rooted in a biblical worldview.
At Liberty, you’ll benefit from 35+ years of learning, growing, adapting, and innovating for the distance learner — and more than a decade of researching the needs of the online student. You can be confident that we’ve taken the time to learn what’s important to you.
And what’s that?
- Academic Quality
These important factors challenged us to find new financial solutions, get ahead of industry trends, and blaze trails into cutting-edge career fields — and it’s paid off. That’s the difference experience makes.
Ranked among Niche.com’s top 3 online schools in America and recognized by multiple institutions for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility.
Why Choose Liberty University?
Enjoy Flexible Courses
Choose from a wide variety of programs at the associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral level, most of which are 100% online*. With an 8-week format and 8 start dates per year, it’s easy to fit your courses around your schedule!
* excludes licensure, certification, and some doctoral programs
Maximize Your Time
Start and finish your degree faster! Liberty requires no standardized testing for admission, and you can transfer previous course credit — transfer in up to 75% of a bachelor’s degree and up to 50% of a master’s, postgraduate, or doctoral degree — or discover how your life, career, or military experience may count toward your college degree.
Grow in Your Faith
All of our courses are taught from a Christian perspective, and our faculty see themselves as mentors. Our mission is to Train Champions for Christ — we’re committed to championing you as you study to go further in your field, become a leader in your industry, or start a new career.
Access Academic Support
Throughout your educational journey, you will have access to academic resources that will aid in the completion of your degree. Services include our online library, writing center, tutoring, study aids, IT assistance, 30+ tutorial videos, live webinars, and personalized help from our academic advising team.
An Online Education with On-Campus Benefits
Cheer on 20 NCAA Division I
games that air nationwide
Graduate with your peers
Be inspired by world-renowned
speakers at Convocation
As a nonprofit (not-for-profit) university, Liberty is in the business of training skilled professionals to make a difference in the world – not gaining profit, revenue, or producing dividends for shareholders. In keeping with our commitment to your education, we invest our resources back into degree programs and into your student experience.
While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university and has not increased tuition for 7 straight years. Lower tuition means less student loan debt for students.
For Liberty University, nonprofit is more than a status; it is a valuable opportunity to invest in the lives of students who will go out and impact the world.
Nearly 80% of all Liberty students in an online program are awarded financial aid. Virginia residents may qualify for additional aid — learn more!
Corporate Tuition Assistance
Deferred – If your company reimburses you for the cost of your education, you pay only a portion of your balance up front. You submit your grades to your employer who pays you, and then you pay the remaining balance for your classes.
Qualified military service members, veterans, and their spouses can receive up to 55% off their tuition rate for eligible programs!
Contact one of our Admissions Counselors for more information by calling (800) 424-9595.