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Liberty University

Master Online
24 months
2750 USD/module
2750 USD/module
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The 100% online Master of Divinity from Liberty University helps men and women prepare for professional Christian ministry. Our M.Div. degree online provides an in-depth and well-rounded study in classical disciplines. These include Church History, Biblical Studies, and Theology.

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Through the 100% online Master of Divinity from Liberty University , you can choose an area of study that matches your passion so that you can meet your personal, professional, or spiritual goals. Our Master of Divinity online ensures that you have the essential values, knowledge, and skills needed to serve Christ and further His kingdom.

Why Choose Liberty’s Master of Divinity Online Program?

Liberty University’s M.Div. online programs provide a flexible way to gain the knowledge and skills you need to meet your current ministry challenges. This degree is great for those looking to pursue a full-time role in ministry leadership as well. 

Your online M.Div. is backed by a university setting that is much more than a Bible college. Our annual ministry fair has over 70 organizations that visit each year. These organizations include some of the largest Christian ministries in the world.  

What are the Benefits of our Master of Divinity Online?

  • Our Master of Divinity is the most comprehensive graduate-level seminary program available to ministers, missionaries, and ministry professionals.
  • It is possible to transfer most or all your previous coursework to the M.Div. online program from shorter graduate-level seminary degrees.
  • Liberty’s online ministry master’s degrees received’s Best Online Master’s in Ministry award for 2019.
  • Unlike many Bible colleges or seminaries, Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, bachelor’s, master’s, specialist, and doctoral degrees.
  • Institutional Challenge Exams (ICE) make it possible to test out of basic biblical and theological studies content.

What can a Master of Divinity do for you?

Follow your calling to the career that allows you to use the gifts God has granted you. With so many specializations to choose from, you can serve anywhere from a church to a classroom. Below are just a few of the positions that might be available to you as you pursue a Master of Divinity:

  • Pastor
  • Christian educator
  • Christian school administrator
  • Sunday school administrator
  • Corporate chaplain
  • Hospital/Fire/Police chaplaincy
  • Military chaplain
  • Curriculum director
  • Instructional supervisor

Programme Structure


  • General
  • Biblical Studies
  • Biblical Languages (75 hours)
  • Biblical Languages (90 hours)
  • Chaplaincy
  • Christian Apologetics
  • Christian Leadership and Church Ministries
  • Christian Ministries
  • Church History
  • Community Chaplaincy (Non-Thesis, 93 hours)
  • Community Chaplaincy (Thesis, 93 hours)
  • Discipleship Ministries
  • Global Studies
  • Healthcare Chaplaincy (Non-Thesis, 93 hours)
  • Healthcare Chaplaincy (Thesis, 93 Hours)
  • Homiletics
  • Leadership
  • Military Chaplaincy (Non-Thesis, 93 hours)
  • Military Chaplaincy (Thesis, 93 Hours)
  • Pastoral Counseling
  • Theology
  • Youth and Family Ministries

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




75 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with a 2.0 or above cumulative combined GPA is required for admission in good standing. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2750 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2750 USD per module and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    2750 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2750 USD per module and a duration of 24 months.

$2,750 per block rate


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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