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Why Choose Liberty University’s School of Law?

The job market for the legal profession is projected to grow 12% over the next 10 years according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.* Liberty University’s School of Law is here to assist you in becoming part of this growing field with online programs that will prepare you for your career in legal studies from a Christian worldview. With Liberty’s School of Law, you can gain a firm foundation in practical legal studies to help you pursue a rewarding career in government, politics, and legal studies! 

We want to help you experience a truly unique education where faith and reason are integrated into quality academics. Liberty’s faculty is made up of practice partners, lawyers and attorneys, certified public accountants, certified mediators, and many other legal professionals who provide real-world insights into the legal field.

Both our undergraduate and graduate degree programs are 100% online, allowing you to study in the comfort of your home or office while staying connected to your job, family, and community as you earn your degree! Whether you are currently practicing law and want to expand your expertise, or you need legal expertise for another career, Liberty’s online School of Law has the legal studies training you need.

Please Note: the American Bar Association does not accredit 100% online programs. Please see the residential School of Law programs for BAR-eligible degrees.

Available Law Programs

At Liberty, we offer programs related to law from the certificate to the postgraduate level. Explore your degree options below:

Become a Leader in Your Field with Crucial Legal Expertise

Professionals from all industries, from business to education, often encounter challenges that require legal expertise to conquer. Whether you want to pursue a career in legal support as a paralegal or want to gain legal expertise for your current career, Liberty’s School of Law offers many programs to help you get the training you need.

You can apply online today or contact an admissions counselor at (800) 424-9595 with any questions you may have!

What Are the Benefits of an Online Degree from Liberty University?

Our online degree programs offer students great benefits:

  • Liberty is ranked in the top 1% of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility by BestColleges.com — and ranked as the #2 online school in America by Niche.com. Earning your online degree from a nonprofit university with this kind of recognition will set you apart from others in your field.

  • Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs has not increased in 5 years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university. 
  • Our online law degrees are offered in 8-week course formats, with 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times!

Military Benefits 

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students from all over 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:

Undergraduate Military Benefits

Graduate Military Benefits

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, at Paralegals and Legal Assistants (viewed online June 27, 2019). Cited projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth.