24 months
545 USD/credit 16350 USD/year
545 USD/credit 16350 USD/year
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Specifically designed for students who plan to pursue doctoral-level education, the Master of Arts in Religion - Christian Apologetics at Liberty University  – Thesis Track offers you a solid choice for your graduate education. 

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 This degree gives you focused study in the Scriptures and the central truth claims of Christianity as it prepares you to articulate and defend the Christian faith.

Be trained in full-time Christian ministry, a theological education, or a doctoral degree as you receive the values, knowledge, and skills needed to effectively engage with challenges to Christian belief.  Through the Master of Arts in Christian Apologetics – Thesis Track, you’ll participate in a focused study in biblical, philosophical, and historical apologetics and gain an understanding of the deeper elements of the Christian faith and today’s questions.

Career Opportunities for Master of Arts in Religion - Christian Apologetics at Liberty University  

  • Associate pastor
  • Christian author
  • Church staff
  • College professor
  • Ministry worker


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Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Faith and Reason
  • Hermeneutics
  • Research, Writing, and Ministry Preparation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 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 who are in the final term of their bachelor’s degree)
  • John W. Rawlings School of Divinity questionnaire
  • Pastoral recommender contact information
  • Current Liberty undergraduate students seeking preliminary acceptance into a graduate program must complete a degree completion application through their ASIST account

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 545 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    16350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 545 USD per credit during 24 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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