Master of Theology- Global Studies (non-thesis)

Master of Theology – Global Studies

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You have the passion and mission to share the Gospel with the world.  We want to give you the knowledge and skills to do so.  Through our 100% online Master of Theology – Global Studies degree, you will gain an understanding of how to achieve cross-cultural engagement with the goal of teaching others about Christ.  Our ThM degree focuses on training you to succeed in your career.

An individual in global studies invests their entire life in their work.  They often submerge themselves in a new setting and culture.  We want to ensure you have all the skills and resources to succeed in the field.

Liberty University’s Master of Theology in Global Studies, 100% online program, will provide you with a thorough overview of Christian theology and its relationship to the global church. You will be equipped with a  firm foundation in contemporary applications of Christian principles and will be prepared for international evangelism.

Our Master of Theology – Global Studies degree is 100% online.  Whether you are already overseas working in global missions or don’t have the opportunity to take residential classes, our degree is designed for you and your needs.  In a 100% online format, you will learn in-demand skills such as:

  • How to effectively communicate across cultures
  • Global integration theories that can be used for businesses and non-profit organizations
  • An understanding of different cultures and worldviews

As a Christian university, Liberty integrates a biblical worldview into every aspect of your academic experience.  Our experienced professors bring insightful information into the classroom to prepare you to make an impact on others.

  • Bible Instructor
  • Missionary
  • Professor
  • Teaching Pastor
  • By earning your online Master of Theology – Global Studies degree from an accredited, nonprofit university whose online programs are ranked in the top five of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you can be confident your degree will be well respected within your field.
  • Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs has not increased in three straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university.
  • You’ll be able to complete your ThM – Global Studies degree online in as little as one year.

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 degree by offering you the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts – $275 for graduate (per credit hour)
  • *Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as an Emergency Responder (less than $625 per course).
  • Discounted Divinity Block Rate: $2475 per semester – only $165/credit at 15 credit hours!*
  • 8-week courses, eight different start dates each year and no set log-in times.

*Credits taken above 15 credit hours for the Master of Theology – Global Studies are charged at the part-time rate.

 

30

Credit Hours

1.5

Years (Avg.)

Class Type

Online with Optional Intensives

Transfer Credits

Up to 6 credit hours to Liberty

Next Start Date

May 13, 2019

Accreditation

Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

 

Experience that Matters to You

As a fully accredited Christian college with a 7,000+-acre campus in Lynchburg, Va., Liberty University offers you an education that is both academically challenging and rooted in a biblical worldview.

At Liberty, you’ll benefit from 30+ 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.

Gold Medal School of Distinction Liberty University

We’re now ranked in the top 1% of online schools and universities for affordability, accessibility, and academic quality.

– by BestColleges.com

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 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 sees 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.

Liberty’s online courses give you the ability to choose when and where you study.

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 non-profit university and has not increased tuition in three straight years. Lower tuition means less student loan debt for students.

For Liberty University, nonprofit is more than a status; it is the valuable opportunity to invest in the lives of students who will go out and impact the world.

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Tuition Comparison

Tuition amounts are for an entire degree and all tuition rates and credit hour requirements are based on data published on competitor’s websites as of 11/28/18. Therefore, this information is believed but not guaranteed to be accurate. All tuition data and credit hour requirements are for online programs. Individual institutions may charge additional fees above published tuition costs. Rates are subject to change.

Financing Options

Financial Aid

87% of all Liberty students in an online program are awarded financial aid.

Corporate Tuition Assistance

Deferred – If your company reimburses you for the cost of your education, you submit your grades to your employer who pays you, and then you pay for your classes.

Tuition Discounts

Available for: Military service members, including active duty, retired, veterans, and their spouses. Also available to first responders.

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