Master’s in Behavioral Sciences Degrees Online Our CACREP-accredited degrees help you meet the specific challenges of human behavior in your field

Why Choose Liberty University for Your Master’s Degree in Behavioral Sciences?

Are you a human services professional seeking new, advanced skills beyond the bachelor’s level? Maybe you want to meet state requirements for clinical licensure or learn how people think so you can do your job better. No matter which category you fall into, Liberty University can help provide the training you need to prepare for the next step in your career! Our master’s in behavioral sciences online programs are designed to help you integrate ethical standards with industry best practices so you can lead with skill and integrity.

Several of our behavioral sciences master’s programs are available 100% online, allowing you to earn your degree from the comfort of your home. Liberty has been a pioneer in distance education since 1985, and we have used our extensive experience in online learning to develop courses that meet your needs as both a student and a professional.

Additionally, some of our behavioral sciences master’s online degrees have required residential intensives in addition to online classes. These intensives provide an exciting opportunity for you to visit our beautiful campus in Lynchburg, Virginia, and connect in-person with your professors and classmates. You can receive hands-on training in our state-of-the-art facilities and network with other professionals in your field.

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Ranked in the Top 10% of’s Best Online Schools in America

What Sets Us Apart?

  • Private Nonprofit University
  • 600+ Online Degrees
  • No Standardized Testing for Admission
  • Transfer in up to 75% of an Undergrad Degree
  • Transfer in up to 50% of a Grad/Doctoral Degree

CACREP Accreditation

The following School of Behavioral Sciences programs are accredited through the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP):

  • M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • M.Ed. in School Counseling
  • Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision

Available School of Behavioral Sciences Master’s Degrees

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Value of a Degree

Liberty University’s online master’s in behavioral sciences programs can help you meet the specific challenges of human behavior in your field through training rooted in a Christian worldview. Do you want to better connect with the people around you and serve the needs of those who are hurting in your community? If so, partner with us. We can help you develop the knowledge, skills, and values essential for impacting the world.

Crisis Counseling Degree

Return on Investment

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) provides valuable information on how a degree can impact salary prospects. Learn more!*

MA Marriage And Family Therapy Degree

Employment Opportunities

Explore job outlook statistics from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the following careers: marriage and family therapist**and school counselor.***

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Professional Connections

Mastering concepts and gaining foundational knowledge shouldn’t be the only benefits of a bachelor’s degree. Our world-class online learning environment is designed to facilitate collaboration and networking.

Frequently Asked Questions


Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe.

Who May Qualify?

  • Active Duty
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/Retirees
  • Spouses of Service Members and Veterans/Retirees
  • Current Department of Defense Employees

Available Benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $275 per credit hour for graduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who service in a civilian capacity as a 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)

*Not applicable to certificates.