48 months
545 USD/credit 12671 USD/year
545 USD/credit 12671 USD/year
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The Master of Divinity - Healthcare Chaplaincy at Liberty University you will examine the theological and cultural issues relevant to chaplaincy and learn to support patients and their families with spiritual truth.

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Prepare for real-life experiences in hospital, hospice, or other healthcare chaplaincy settings. With this degree, you will receive healthcare chaplaincy training in hands-on, theoretical, and explorative contexts. Contrasts between truth-claims of major world religions in comparison to Christian theistic apologetics will be also be studied.

The Master of Divinity - Healthcare Chaplaincy at Liberty University gives you the core values, knowledge, and skills you need to serve in professional Christian ministry effectively. This degree 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 – Healthcare Chaplaincy Graduates

  • Church Education Administrator
  • Military Chaplain
  • Hospice or Hospital Chaplain


ATS Commission on Accrediting.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Chaplain Resilient Leaders
  • Healthcare Chaplaincy
  • Clinical Pastoral Education 
  • PTSD and Combat Related Trauma

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


93 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

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

    12671 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 545 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    12671 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 545 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Lynchburg

942 - 1540 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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