Undergraduate Online Biblical Studies Certificate Serve with Purpose: Empower Your Ministry


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Deepen Your Knowledge of Scripture and Prepare for Ministry Opportunities with Liberty’s Undergraduate Certificate in Biblical Studies Online

Liberty University’s online Undergraduate Certificate in Biblical Studies is an excellent option either for students seeking new ministry opportunities or those who wish to expand their understanding of the Bible. With this certificate, you can gain more in-depth knowledge of evangelism, theology, and biblical studies.

With the skills you can gain in these online Bible courses, you can be better prepared to serve in your church, youth group, bible study, or other ministry settings. You won’t just gain a deeper understanding of Scripture — you can learn how to evangelize and train others to do the same.

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  • 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

If you’re looking for an online Bible school with a certificate program that covers God’s word in-depth, look no further than Liberty. Unlike some online Bible colleges, Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) – so you can be confident in the quality of the education you’ll receive.

Whether you are planning on future studies or are seeking answers to theological questions, our online biblical studies certificate can help you achieve your goals. You won’t just read the Bible in this certificate program – you’ll study it in-depth and become a more confident, prepared Biblical authority.

At Liberty, we believe that a comprehensive biblical education should be accessible and attainable – even if you have a busy schedule. That is why the courses in our Undergraduate Certificate in Biblical Studies are offered 100% online with no set login times. Your courses will be taught by faculty with years of experience and advanced degrees in related fields – so you can be confident that you are receiving a world-class education.

Through 8 foundational courses, you can dig deep into the Old and New Testaments with a special emphasis on key chapters, important persons, places, and events of the Bible. You will also complete a 2-course study of theology, which can help you focus on what you believe and why you believe it.

Each course within Liberty University’s online biblical studies certificate is designed to equip you with truths and principles for living an abundant life in Christ as you prepare for a lifetime of effective ministry. Our online biblical studies courses feature essential biblical studies curriculum from the Old and New Testaments. Together, these courses offer a holistic understanding of the Scriptures.

Our online biblical studies certificate can help you gain a deeper knowledge of the Bible and fulfill the Great Commission. Special attention will be given to the theology of all aspects of evangelism, including the follow-up and how to develop spiritual connections with those you reach for discipleship. Learning how to reach people and inform them of the Good News of the Bible is an essential part of building any ministry.

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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.