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Master Of Theology Biblical Studies Online Degree Program
Credit Hours
Years (Avg.)
Class Type
100% Online, 8 Week Courses
Transfer Credits
Up to 6 credit hours of the Degree Total can be Transferred to Liberty
Next Start Date
October 22, 2018
Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

Bring Deep Biblical Truth to Your Ministry with Liberty’s Online Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) in Biblical Studies Degree

Through Liberty University’s 100% online Doctor of Ministry – Biblical Studies degree, you will gain an in-depth understanding of the gospel and how to apply biblical theology to your ministry in practical ways. With highly trained professors who have real-world experience in ministry, our doctorate degree in Biblical Studies will give you greater insight into the Great Commission, biblical interpretation, and useful ministry skills. While enrolled in our online D.Min. degree program, you will build a stronger spiritual foundation, learn to disciple more effectively, and meet others with a similar calling from across the world. 

Why Choose Liberty’s Online Doctor of Ministry – Biblical Studies Degree?

You have a calling to share the word of Jesus Christ and to make disciples, and our online ministry degree will ensure that you have the skills you need to teach the deep truths of Scripture clearly and correctly. Throughout our DMin degree program, you will receive solid, biblically based training that will help you further your understanding of Scripture and your ministry. At Liberty, we care about you as an individual are committed to helping you reach your full ministry potential – wherever God is calling you. 

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What Will You Learn in the Online Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) – Biblical Studies Degree?

Our online Doctor of Ministry (D. Min) degree program will give you an in-depth, well-rounded exploration in not only biblical principles but also the opportunity to enhance your communication skills. Throughout this degree program, you will engage in a variety of courses that will enhance your understanding and application of the gospel to your passion as well as learn how to develop disciples into leaders within the church.

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Degree Info
Potential Careers
Admission Requirements

Our Online D.Min. in Biblical Studies Program Highlights

  • By earning your online D.Min. Degree – Biblical Studies from a nonprofit university whose online programs ranked in the top five of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in your field.
  • You’re pursuing your degree because you want to serve God and others with excellence. We want to honor that goal by making your degree as affordable as possible. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we’re lowering our tuition for our Doctor of Ministry programs for the 2018-19 academic year by instituting a $2,750 block rate for D.Min. programs.

  • Students can complete our online D.Min. Degree in as little as two years!
  • Liberty University’s online Seminary, the Rawlings School of Divinity, has experienced Christian counselors and ministry professionals who teach practical ministry skills while imparting deep theological teaching.
  • Learn from renowned Christian scholars and ministry professionals in the Liberty University School of Divinity, such as Dr. Elmer L. Towns, Dr. Harold Willmington, and Dr. Gary R. Habermas.
  • Develop practical ministry skills that will help you ensure that individuals and families in your ministry are connected and growing in the church.
  • Create powerful sermons that will help your congregation grow in their faith and understand scripture and deeper theological truths.

Similar Online Degree Programs

Liberty has similar Doctor of Ministry degree programs that specialize in areas such as Pastoral CounselingExpository Preaching, Worship, and Ministry Leadership, to name a few. These degree programs offer a wide variety of career opportunities within ministry-related fields that you might be interested in pursuing.

Our Online DMin in Biblical Studies Degree Information 

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Potential Career Options with a D.Min. Degree in Biblical Studies

  • Lead/Associate Pastor
  • Youth Pastor
  • Pastoral Counselor
  • Discipleship Pastor

Admission Requirements for Our Online D.Min. in Biblical Studies Degree Program

A regionally or nationally accredited master’s degree with a 3.0 or above cumulative GPA is required 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*
  • Divinity Questionnaire
  • Contact Information for two pastoral recommenders
  • Official Transcripts showing a Master of Divinity or a Master of Divinity Equivalent
  • Three years of pastoral experience
  • Ecclesiastical Endorsement
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Professional Vita
  • Proof of English proficiency

*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.