36 months
545 USD/credit 13625 USD/year
545 USD/credit 13625 USD/year
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Begin your ministry career with confidence through real-world experience and practical application methods with the Master of Divinity - Christian Thought at Liberty University.

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Through the Master of Divinity (M.Div.): Christian Thought degree, you’ll get the core values, knowledge, and skills you need to serve in professional Christian ministry effectively. This Master of Divinity - Christian Thought at Liberty University will prepare you through in-depth study of biblical leadership principles and strategies as well as intensive study of the Scriptures and essential truths of the Christian faith.

Career Opportunities for Master of Divinity – Christian Thought Graduates

  • Apologist
  • Evangelist
  • Missionary
  • Senior pastor
  • Youth pastor
  • Ministry leader


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Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Survey of the History of Christianity 
  • Capstone Seminar
  •  Internship 
  • DSMN 500 Discipleship Ministries 
  •  Contemporary Evangelism 
  • Intercultural Communication 
  • Preparation of the Sermon
  •  Foundations of Expository Teaching & Preaching 
  • Biblical Foundations of Leadership

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  • Full-time
    • 36 months

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75 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

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General requirements

  • Admission application
  • Official bachelor’s degree transcripts with a 2.0 GPA or higher
  • Self-certification form for students in the final term of their bachelor’s degree
  • John W. Rawlings School of Divinity questionnaire
  • Pastoral recommender contact information

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13625 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 545 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    13625 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 545 USD per credit during 36 months.

Living costs for Lynchburg

942 - 1540 USD /month
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