24 months
2750 USD/module
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The Master of Divinity - Military Chaplaincy from Liberty University can help you be a steward of the Gospel by further developing your ministry skills. 

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Through the Master of  Divinity - Military Chaplaincy  from Liberty University , you will examine the theological and cultural issues relevant to both formal and informal chaplaincy settings.

Why Choose Liberty’s Master of Divinity in Military Chaplaincy Online Program?

Liberty University’s Master of Divinity in Military Chaplaincy degree is offered in a 100% online program format for flexibility so you can meet your educational needs while maintaining your responsibilities. The Master of Divinity in Military Chaplaincy is designed to help men and women prepare for professional Christian ministry in the military as well as local church and parachurch settings.

Faculty within the Master of Divinity program are ministry professionals themselves with years of cutting-edge experience. Each professor in the program provides a unique insight into the field of military chaplaincy and counseling.

Students who have a completed master’s degree in religion may transfer all 45 hours, as applicable, into the Master of Divinity program. The M.Div. degree will be conferred upon completion of all course requirements for both degrees. Our military chaplain students will receive assistance in finding the needed endorsement from a religious body recognized by the Department of Defense. Students are encouraged to discuss the process with their chaplain recruiters to determine what needs to be accomplished to become a chaplain candidate.

What Will You Learn in Your Master of Divinity Chaplaincy Degree?

Liberty University’s chaplaincy programs have retired, experienced military chaplains on faculty providing real-world experience and practical application methods within the chaplaincy (CHPL) courses. Students pursuing their Master of Divinity in Military Chaplaincy degree will be trained in effective expository preaching by exploring the biblically-based formula for sermon outlines and preaching. You will also study the biblical nature of chaplain ministry and its application within secular and pluralistic contexts of military, healthcare, and community chaplain settings.

In your career as a chaplain, you will take on counseling roles. Courses in counseling and pastoral care will prepare you by allowing you to study methods and practices of biblical ethics in evangelism in a pluralistic culture. You can graduate from our Master of Divinity in Military Chaplaincy as a spiritual leader with the ability to advise and care for the spiritual needs of service members.

Potential Career Options with a Degree in Military Chaplaincy

Upon completion of your Master of Divinity in Military Chaplaincy, you will have the opportunity to pursue many career options, some of which include:

  • Christian educator
  • Hospice or hospital chaplain
  • Military chaplain

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Spiritual and Professional Development of the Chaplain
  • Chaplain Ethics
  • Chaplain Resilient Leaders
  • Military Chaplaincy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




93 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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