Why Choose Liberty University’s Rawlings School of Divinity for Your Online Master’s in Religious Studies?
If you are an aspiring or current Christian pastor, teacher, or evangelist, you will be gratified to know that our Rawlings School of Divinity is one of the world’s largest schools for religious studies and ministerial training. Liberty University is dedicated to Training Champions for Christ. You can be confident knowing that our renowned faculty has a firm commitment to Christian ministry and theology.
Since 1985, we have been pioneering distance education. Our faculty and staff are now educating people all over the world. Additionally, our programs are 100% online. You have the opportunity get practical experience while earning college credits through some of our internships and practicums. If you are considering pursuing higher education after your graduate degree, we recommend looking at degrees with a thesis track. These online master’s programs will be good preparation for your doctoral dissertation.
Pursue your Graduate Degree in Theological Studies
We offer online graduate programs in divinity of 36, 60, and 75+ credit hours. Choose from an extensive selection of online master’s degrees. Here are some possible related careers:
- Become an author with an online degree in biblical exposition.
- Work as a campus minister with an online degree in Christian apologetics.
- Become a sports ministry leader with an online degree in sports chaplaincy.
- Work as a missionary with an online degree in global studies.
- Become a pastor with an online degree in Christian ministry.
- Work as a senior pastor with an online Master of Divinity.
- Become a theologian with an online degree in theology studies.
Review all of the School of Divinity master’s degrees below:
Our professors share your faith in Jesus Christ and are dedicated to helping you fulfill God’s plan for your life. Learn relevant information from educators with experience in what it takes to run a ministry. Gain access to a wide variety of religious texts and information through the Jerry Falwell Library. Apply online by choosing the degree that best suits your needs. If you need help deciding which path is the best for your goals, call to speak with an admissions advisor at (800) 424-9595 to further your journey with God at Liberty University.
What’s Special about Rawlings School of Divinity?
- The School of Divinity ranked in the list of Top 10 Most Affordable Online Theology Degrees according to AffordableColleges.com.
- Additionally, it ranked in the Top 5 Graduate Program in Christian Apologetics according to TheBestSchools.org.
- Students majoring in biblical and educational studies are eligible to obtain a teaching certificate from the ACSI.
- Students who pursue the bachelor’s degree in religion with a Christian counseling specialization may qualify for AACC.
- Unlike many bible colleges or seminaries, Liberty University’s Rawlings School of Divinity holds institutional accreditation through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
What are the Benefits of an Online Master’s Degree from Liberty University?
Our online degree programs offer students great benefits, including:
- Earning your degree or certificate 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 sets you apart from others.
- Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs has not increased in four straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university.
- Liberty’s online ministry master’s degrees have received BestColleges.com’s Best Online Master’s in Ministry award for 2018.
- Eight-week courses, eight different start dates each year, and no set log-in times.
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 for graduate (per credit hour)
- Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $625 per course)
- Discounted divinity block rate: $2,475 per semester – only $165/credit at 15 credit hours*
*Credits taken above 15 credit hours are charged at the part-time rate.