Master of Arts in Human Services — Military Resilience

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Master of Arts in Human Services Counseling – Military Resilience

What You Will Learn

Support our Troops and Their Families with a Master of Arts in Human Services Counseling – Military Resilience Degree

Individuals with a passion for serving others are needed in the field of counseling for providing biblically-based services, outreach, and research. If you have an interest in studying human behavior, then this might be the career for you.

If you wish to serve as a non-licensure counselor seeking to provide military-focused counseling services, then Liberty’s human service counseling master’s in military resilience is for you! Within this online program, you will study human behavior and proper helping skills for best serving members of the military and their families. Helping those who have sacrificed so much for our country is a noble and rewarding profession.

Please note that Liberty’s online master’s in human services counseling degree does not lead to state licensure as a counselor. If you are interested in a licensure degree, please see our Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy, or Master of Education in School Counseling.

What Will You Learn in the Master’s in Human Services Online Degree?

Our Master of Arts in Human Services Counseling – Military Resilience allows you to meet the need, in a growing field, for men and women who can come alongside military service members and their families to provide support and counsel as they transition. You will develop skills integral to the identification of need and response to a variety of circumstances.

You will also learn in your M.A. in Human Services Counseling – Military Resilience courses:

  • Resilience for leaders and caregivers
  • Resilient marriage and family
  • Military career and community transition

Liberty’s human services counseling master’s in military resilience will equip you to become an innovative leader in counseling, having the skills to meet the needs of your clientele. You can gain real-world experience as well as in-depth knowledge provided by your professors with years of practice in the field.

This program is non-licensure. If you are seeking a master’s degree that provides licensure, you may be interested in our M.A. in Professional Counseling or M.A. in Marriage and Family Counseling.

Potential Career Options for Graduates of the Online Master’s in Human Services Counseling – Military Resilience

  • Chaplain
  • Church counselor
  • Family counselor
  • Grief services specialist
  • Social services caseworker
  • Trauma counselor

This online master’s degree is excellent for building upon one’s current career, already connected in a field that corresponds to military resilience. Obtaining an online M.A. degree in Human Services Counseling – Military Resilience with Liberty University will help further your career and give you a level up from your peers in the field due to your specialized knowledge and abilities.

Human Services Counseling Degree Online Program Highlights

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’s top 3 online schools in America. Earning your online Master of Arts in Human Services Counseling – Military Resilience 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 our Master of Arts in Human Services Counseling – Military Resilience program in as little as 1 year.
  • Our degree is 100% online with the option to take on-campus intensives. Intensives are an excellent opportunity to meet with leading professionals in the field as well as develop connections with peers and professors.

Military Benefits for the Online Master’s in Human Services Counseling

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
  • Veterans/retirees
  • 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 – $275 per credit hour for graduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as an First Responder (less than $625 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)



Credit Hours


Year (Avg.)

Class Type

100% online, 8-week courses

Interested in studying on campus?

Transfer Credits

Transfer in up to 50% of the degree total

Next Start Date

Oct 24, 2022


Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

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?

  • Affordability
  • Accessibility
  • 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’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

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Why We’re Nonprofit

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.

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Financing Options

Financial Aid

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.

Tuition Discounts

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.

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