Rawlings School Of Divinity Master’s Degrees

Diligently Pursue God’s Calling for Your Life with a Religious Master’s Degree from Liberty

God’s plan looks different for each of us. You may be called to work overseas as a teacher or missionary to children who have never heard about Jesus. You may be passionate about planting churches around the country. Whatever ministry role you have been called to, we want you to have the tools you need to be sharpened and refined. Liberty’s divinity master’s degrees are designed to help equip you with the training and knowledge you need to an effective ministry leader.

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Available Degree Programs

Biblical Exposition (M.A.)

Biblical Studies (M.A.)

Christian Apologetics (M.A.)

Christian Apologetics (Non-Thesis) (M.A.)

Christian Ministry (M.A.)

Global Studies (M.A.)

Master of Divinity (M.Div.)

Religion (M.A.)

Theological Studies (M.A.)


Why Choose Liberty’s School of Divinity for a Master’s Degree?

Pursue your passion for ministry with Liberty University. Our nonprofit, Christian university provides you with state-of-the-art facilities where you can practice your craft, academic and professional resources, and growth opportunities like no other. With our mission to Train Champions for Christ, we strive to help raise the next generation of Christian leaders to serve with integrity and excellence.

As a graduate divinity student, you will have experienced professors and cutting-edge facilities at your disposal. Study on our campus and receive some of the following benefits:

  • Learn under professors who are published and have advanced degrees in their field as you pursue a degree founded on the authority of Scripture and conservative evangelical theology.
  • Our Rawlings School of Divinity is the world’s largest accredited school for religious studies and ministerial training.
  • Pursue a divinity degree from Liberty to gain internship opportunities with churches and parachurches locally, nationally, and globally.
  • Our 17-story School of Divinity Freedom Tower contains various classrooms, including a 7-projector immersive classroom, an interactive classroom that utilizes teleconferencing capabilities, and state-of-the-art homiletics teaching lab.
  • Our Freedom Tower’s Scriptorium houses a $1 million collection of rare books and Bibles donated by the Rawlings family.
  • Optional Monday-only courses are available for students juggling work, family, studies, and church commitments.
  • Our graduate ministerial students are eligible for the Keesee scholarship; check out the applicant requirements to see if you qualify!

School of Divinity Master’s Degree Information

  • Residential
  • 36-93 total credit hours
  • Transfer in up to 50% of your credits
  • View our course catalog

Admission Requirements for Graduate Degrees

Every application is reviewed on a case-by-case basis, and all applicants must submit the following documents and meet the minimum requirements for admission: