24 months
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410 USD/credit 12300 USD/year
410 USD/credit 12300 USD/year
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About

Master of Arts in Religion - Pastoral Ministries degree at Liberty University provides foundational instruction in discipleship ministry, sermon preparation, and practical ministry skills. And with the Pastoral Ministries cognate, you’ll get in-depth study in pastoral care, spiritual warfare, and the important factors of ministry growth and success through effective pastoral leadership.

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Overview

Answer the call and prepare for ministry with a Master of Arts in Religion (M.A.R.): Pastoral Ministries degree from Liberty University . Gain the skills you’ll need for effective church leadership while focusing on fundamental techniques in understanding behavior, ministry environments, and prayer.

This program benefits pastors and ministry leaders who seek a firm scriptural foundation for service in Christian ministry. It also lays the groundwork for potential advanced studies in a program like the 75-hour Master of Divinity.Explore Scripture and the essential truths of Christianity with this degree, and graduate ready to continue your education or enter the ministry.

Career Opportunities for Master of Arts in Religion - Pastoral Ministries degree at Liberty University

  • Associate Pastor
  • Church Education Administrator
  • Lay Ministry Leader
  • Missionary
  • Teaching Pastor

Accreditation

ATS Commission on Accrediting.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Spiritual Factors of Growing Churches   
  •  Strategic Prayer and Spiritual Warfare   
  • Preventing Ministry Failure
  • Discipleship Ministries   
  •  Spiritual Formation   
  • Contemporary Evangelism   
  • Global Studies Survey

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
51
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

60 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
51
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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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

    12300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 410 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    12300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 410 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.

Funding

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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