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Religion - Worship

Liberty University

M.A. Online
30 months
615 USD/credit
615 USD/credit
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The customizable and flexible 100% online degree format gives you the ability to meet your educational needs without compromising your commitments and time with your family. Course materials within the online Master of Religion - Worship from Liberty University teach students to minister in a variety of evangelical worship cultures with skills and expertise.

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Today’s worship leaders are responsible for developing a theological base and biblical understanding of worship for those they lead. Liberty University ’s Master of Arts in Religion - Worship online degree program from Liberty University is designed to equip worship leaders to better serve the church with skill and passion. 

This specialized program allows you to study and practice context-specific biblical and theological competencies in worship.

Why Choose Liberty’s Master of Arts in Religion – Worship Online Program?

The Master of Arts in Religion – Worship online degree program provides an intensive study of scripture and the essential truths of the Christian message relating to worship contexts. By obtaining a master’s degree in religion, you will become a valuable asset to your church with knowledge gained in ministry foundations and an understanding of what it means to be a biblically-based worship leader.

Potential Career Options

After receiving your Master of Arts in Religion – Worship online degree from Liberty University, you will have the opportunity to pursue a career in numerous ministry-related career fields including:

  • Associate pastor
  • Church education administrator
  • Lay leader
  • Missionary
  • Worship pastor
  • Youth pastor


Liberty University’s John W. Rawlings School of Divinity is accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS). Your divinity degree is approved by ATS and has met rigorous accreditation standards, so you can feel confident that your degree is both academically excellent and well-respected among churches, ministries, and nonprofit organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Contemporary Evangelism
  • Biblical Foundations of Worship
  • The Role of the Worship Leader
  • Principles of Leadership for the Worship Leader

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




60 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

Applicants must have a regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with a 2.0 or above cumulative combined GPA for admission in good standing. A master’s degree or at least 12 graduate credits from an accredited institution may be assessed. 

All applicants must submit the following:
  • Admission application
  • Application fee
  • Official college transcripts
  • Unofficial college transcripts may be accepted with a completed official transcript request form
  • School of Divinity Questionnaire.
  • Contact information for a pastoral recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    615 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 615 USD per credit and a duration of 30 months.
  • National

    615 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 615 USD per credit and a duration of 30 months.


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Religion - Worship
Liberty University