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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. The best thing is our programs are 100% online.  You have the opportunity get practical experience while earning college credits through some of our internships and practicums. For those considering pursuing higher education after your graduate degree, we recommend looking at degrees with a thesis track. This online masters program will be good preparation for your doctoral dissertation.

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Pursue your Graduate Degree in Theological Studies

We offer online graduate programs in divinity of 36, 60, and 75+ credit hours.  Look through the many degrees we have and decide which is best for you. Choose from an extensive selection of Online Master’s Degrees and here are some possible related careers:

  • Become an Author Study 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 Global Studies.
  • Become a Pastor with an online degree Christian Ministry.
  • Work as a Senior Pastor with an online degree Master of Divinity.
  • Become a Theologian with an online degree Theology Studies.

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Program Benefits
Military Benefits
What’s Special About…?

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 three straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university. 
  • Eight-week courses, eight different start dates each year and no set log-in times.

Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students from all over the world. 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!*
  • 8-week courses, eight different start dates each year and no set login times.

*Credits taken above 15 credit hours are charged at the part-time rate.

What’s Special about Rawlings School of Divinity?

  • Top 10 Most Affordable Online Theology Degrees according to AffordableColleges.com
  • 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).