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Why Choose Liberty University for Your Online Doctoral Program?

As you grow in your profession, you may find that many fields require a doctoral degree for continued advancement. A doctoral degree demonstrates your high level of expertise in a specific area of study and is available to students who have already completed a master’s degree. Having a doctorate will help you stand out from among your peers, especially in competitive career fields. 

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Helms School of Government Doctoral Degree Programs:

Ph.D. in Criminal Justice

Ph.D. in Public Policy

What are the Benefits of Choosing Our Online Doctorate Degree Programs?

Our online masters programs offer students these and other excellent benefits, including:

  • By earning your doctorate degree 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.

  • Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs has not increased in three years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university.

  • Generous transfer credit policies

  • 8-week courses, eight different start dates each year, and no set login times.

  • Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). Many programs also offer additional program-specific accreditation.

Liberty University is a Pioneer in Distance Learning Programs 

Liberty University has been leading the way in distance learning programs since 1985, and our experience has taught us how to streamline your education so you can focus on what really matters to you. At Liberty, our mission is to develop Christ-centered men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for impacting the world. We don’t just train skilled professionals — we train exceptional professionals who want to make a difference. So your online doctorate degree program at Liberty University will equip you to thrive both personally and professionally, whether you want to lead in your industry, go farther in your field, or start a new career.  

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What Will You Learn in Our Online Doctorate Degree Programs?

You want an education that’s worth the effort you put into it, and we want you to be proud of the education you receive. Your online doctorate degree through Liberty University will position you to possess advanced knowledge of a specialized body of theoretical and applied topics, a high level of skills and techniques associated with your chosen field, and a range of transferable and professional skills gained through independent and highly focused learning and research. 

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