Graduate Certificate Military Resilience
Credit Hours
Years (Avg.)
Class Type
100% online, 8-week courses
Transfer Credits
Transfer in up to 50% of the certificate total
Next Start Date
Jan 15, 2024
Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

Help Counsel Military Service Members and Their Families with Our Online Graduate Certificate in Military Resilience

You have a passion for improving mental health services for the men and women who serve this country. With our 100% online Graduate Certificate in Military Resilience, you can gain the knowledge and skills you need to identify and educate others about the mental, physical, social, and spiritual needs associated with military service.

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In our military resilience graduate certificate program, you can learn how to assess and treat many forms of trauma so you can help veterans and their families cope with these challenges and lead healthy, fulfilling lives. Designed to equip you with military-specific counseling and mental health support tools, our online Graduate Certificate in Military Resilience can help prepare you to minister to veterans and their families with the restoring love of Christ.

Potential Career Options with a Graduate Certificate in Military Resilience

Our Graduate Certificate in Military Resilience can help you prepare for several career paths. Depending on your current knowledge, education level, and experience, there are many different positions that could benefit from our accredited certificate:

  • Caseworker
  • Chaplain
  • Grief services counselor
  • Outreach coordinator

The counseling skills that you gain from our certificate in military resilience can be used to help you assist military service members and their families who need counseling or resources to overcome the trauma and hardships they experience. Additionally, the credits earned in this certificate may be applied to our other degree programs in military resilience. Take the next step towards your personal and professional goals with a military resilience certificate from Liberty University.

Additional education or training may be required for some jobs or occupations. Conferral of a certificate does not guarantee job placement.


Why Choose Liberty’s Online Military Resilience Certificate?

At Liberty University, our Graduate Certificate in Military Resilience offers you the quality education you need to help support military personnel and their families in a flexible and affordable format. Offered 100% online with no set login times, our graduate military resilience certificate program allows you to earn your certificate wherever God has called you to be.

You will study under professors who have real-world counseling and military service experience, allowing them to teach you practical skills you can use to assist military members and their families. Like you, we believe in pursuing excellence and integrity in everything we do. We’ve developed our online military resilience graduate certificate program to Train Champions for Christ champions who lead in their field with duty, honor, and biblical values. 

What Will You Learn in the Graduate Military Resilience Certificate?

Our online Graduate Certificate in Military Resilience will teach you how to mitigate the effects of post-traumatic stress, critical incident stress, and personal crises on individuals and families. In your military resilience graduate certificate program, you will examine the two primary transitions of military life, the challenges that recently deployed military members can encounter as they reintegrate into their civilian lives, and the transition from military to civilian careers.

Our online graduate military resilience certificate is designed to equip you with the knowledge, skills, and expertise you need to assist veterans and their families throughout these critical life transitions.

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Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey.

As a thank-you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $275 per credit hour for graduate courses
  • 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)

Our Graduate Military Resilience Certificate Program Highlights

  • 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’s best online schools in America. Earning your online certificate from a nonprofit university with this kind of recognition can help set you apart from others in your field.
  • Your success is our success, which is why we are committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we have frozen tuition rates for our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 9 years – and counting.

  • You can complete our military resilience graduate certificate online in as little as 2 semesters.

  • When you complete this graduate certificate, you can apply the credits you earn to our related master’s in interdisciplinary studies.

Admission Requirements for Our Online Graduate Certificate in Military Resilience Program

Applicants must have a regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with a 2.25 GPA or higher for admission in good standing. Please visit our admission requirements page for more detailed admissions-related information. 

All applicants must submit the following:

  • Admission application
  • Application fee*
  • Official college transcripts**
  • Proof of English proficiency (for applicants whose native language is other than English)

*There is no upfront application fee; however, a deferred $50 application fee will be assessed during Financial Check-In. This fee is waived for qualifying service members, veterans, and military spouses – documentation verifying military status is required.

**Please note: You cannot be accepted into this program until Liberty has your official transcripts.