Associate in Christian Apologetics Degree Answering Skepticism With Confidence


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100% online, 8-week courses

Transfer in up to 75% of the degree total

Are you in search of Christian apologetics training? Perhaps you have worked in ministry before, or maybe you’re a new Christian seeking a better understanding of best practices to use in defense of the Christian worldview. If so, our 100% online Associate of Arts in Apologetics may be for you!

Our biblical apologetics courses can teach you how cultural trends, philosophy, and theories of knowledge relate to the Word of God — so you can become prepared to answer questions posed by skeptics and fellow Christians alike. Liberty’s associate degree in apologetics online is designed to equip you to address objections to your faith.

You will also learn to effectively engage with questions, doubts, and skepticism by responding intelligently and persuasively. This degree will aid you in gaining a deeper understanding of the Bible and modern thought. You can also gain a firm foundation in truth and sharpen your critical thinking skills so that you can engage others as they ask theological and biblical questions.

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  • 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

Liberty University is pleased to offer an associate degree in apologetics 100% online. Liberty’s commitment to academic excellence is demonstrated by our accreditation through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). Your Christian apologetics degree can provide a foundation for a future degree in religion, the Bible, philosophy, or other degrees related to this field of study.

For example, you can later continue your studies at Liberty by pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Religion, with specializations in topics like Christian ministry and evangelism.

As a student in Liberty’s A.A. in Apologetics, you will study under experienced Christian apologists who are committed to Training Champions for Christ. Learn to connect Scripture with some of the most common faith questions and objections of today’s world.

Upon completion of your online apologetics degree, you can be prepared to explain and defend the essential truths of evangelical Christianity. One of our courses even explores author C.S. Lewis and how his apologetic approach can relate to the current cultural movement.

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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 the majority of our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 9 years – and counting.

To continue our mission of providing affordable education, electronic textbooks are provided for all undergraduate courses at no cost to you. As a full-time student, this could save you an estimated $800-2,000 per year on textbooks!

Undergraduate Full Time $390/Credit
Undergraduate Part Time $455/Credit
Military Undergraduate $250/Credit

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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 – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who service in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 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)
  • Potential college credit for military training

*Not applicable to certificates.