18 months
5700 USD/year
5700 USD/year
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Go on to get your Ph.D. with Liberty’s Master of Theology - Biblical Studies (Thesis) program at Liberty University. Or, strengthen your expertise in your field.

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The  Master of Theology - Biblical Studies (Thesis)  program at Liberty University  degree focuses on critical interpretation of Scripture. Get a firm scriptural foundation as you prepare for a career in ministry. Explore the Old and New Testaments as you study the genres, parables, and themes of each biblical book. With courses in biblical languages, you’ll study texts in the original Hebrew, Greek, and Aramaic.

Career Opportunities for Th.M. – Biblical Studies Graduates

  • Author
  • College Instructor
  • Local/International Missionary
  • Minister
  • Ministry Leader
  • Private School Teacher
  • Religious Studies Professor
  • Associate / Senior Pastor


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Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission application
  • Transcripts showing a completed Master of Divinity degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Self-certification form for students in the final term of their Master of Divinity degree
  • John W. Rawlings School of Divinity questionnaire
  • Pastoral recommender contact information
  • Current Liberty graduate students seeking preliminary acceptance into a postgraduate program must complete a degree completion application through their ASIST account

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2850 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    5700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2850 USD per semester during 18 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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