18 months
545 USD/credit
545 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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Have you completed your Master of Divinity, but aren’t sure where to take your educational pursuits next? Consider a Master of Theology - Christian Apologetics (Non-Thesis) from Liberty University.

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Defend Your Faith with a Master of  Theology - Christian Apologetics (Non-Thesis)  

The Th.M. is a postgraduate degree designed for students who have previously completed an M.Div. or equivalent degree. It is a great option for those who want to gain an understanding of the deeper elements of the Christian faith and modern issues facing the apologetic community.

Why Choose Liberty’s Master of Theology (Th.M.) – Christian Apologetics (Non-Thesis) Degree?

Furthering your education at one of the largest Christian universities in the world means you will have access to the vast resources and state-of-the-art facilities provided on our campus. In addition to the Jerry Falwell Library and 17-story Freedom Tower where our School of Divinity is housed, you will also have access to our Scriptorium, which houses a rare collection of religious texts donated to Liberty University . Between the interactions with your professors and peers, you will develop a community of like-minded individuals who have similar callings and goals, providing a strong network and life-long friendships.

Career Opportunities for Master of Theology (Th.M.) – Christian Apologetics (Non-Thesis) Graduates

  • Author
  • College Professor
  • Church Staff
  • Christian Apologist
  • Senior Pastor


ATS Commission on Accrediting.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Miracles
  • Evil, Suffering, & Hell
  • Current Issues in Apologetics
  • Theology Capstone

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

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

  • Admission application
  • Official Master of Divinity transcripts with a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Self-certification form (for students who are in the final term of their Master of Divinity degree)
  • John W. Rawlings School of Divinity questionnaire
  • Pastoral recommender contact information

Tuition Fee

  • International

    545 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 545 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    545 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 545 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.


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Theology - Christian Apologetics (Non-Thesis)
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