October 20, 2017

 Since 1971, Liberty University has been Training Champions for Christ. Decades later, the university’s mission remains the same, which has led organizations across the nation take notice. ChristianUniversitiesOnline.org ranked Liberty University’s Online Programs #1 on their list of the Top 25 Online Christian Colleges and Universities for 2017.

The rankings were based on schools who excel in selectivity, student interaction, available financial aid, and overall student satisfaction. Liberty University offers these resources while still striving to educate men and women to make important contributions to their workplaces and communities by using their vocations to glorify God and fulfill the Great Commission. 


Liberty University provides a world-class education, both online and residentially. In addition to the recognition from ChristianUniversitiesOnline.org, the University received a #1 ranking on The 30 Best Online Christian Colleges list compiled by TheBestSchools.org.

The rankings compiled by TheBestSchools.org were based on the Christian character of the school, the quality of their online program, and their academic prestige. Five informational categories, including curriculum, faculty, reputation, range of programs, financial aid, and strength of the instructional methodology, were utilized to determine Liberty’s standing. As a Christian university, Liberty stands firm in ensuring that students are given the values, knowledge, and skills they need to impact the world. In standing with our Christian roots, Liberty University is also America‘s largest, private, nonprofit university. Liberty University continues to excel in online education and stands tall amongst its peers.