Religion - Biblical Studies (Online), M.A. | Online | Liberty University | United States
24 months
565 USD/credit 16950 USD/year
565 USD/credit 16950 USD/year
565 USD/credit 16950 USD/year
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Do you want to deepen your understanding of the Bible so you can enhance your ministry? Whether you are interested in full-time ministry or desire to work in research and academia, Liberty University’s Religion - Biblical Studies (Online) degree can help you develop a solid foundation in theoretical concepts and practical skills.

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Throughout Liberty University ’s Religion - Biblical Studies (Online)  degree, you’ll embark on an extensive study of theology and ministry practice with an emphasis on advanced biblical studies. You can become equipped to more fully grasp the Bible’s purpose and meaning while preparing to share your knowledge with others.

After completing your MAR in Biblical Studies degree online, you could pursue ministry in churches, parachurch settings, or nonprofit organizations as well as explore opportunities in academia. The biblical studies specialization provides in-depth examination of individual books, topics, and themes in the Bible, so you can develop core knowledge that is essential for teaching, ministry, and personal growth.

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Career Options for Graduates of Our MAR in Biblical Studies Online Degree

By earning Liberty University’s biblical studies MAR degree, you can prepare to tackle challenges in active, full-time ministry with churches and parachurch organizations. You could also pursue college-level or non-licensure K-12 religious studies teaching positions.

Some of the roles you may qualify for include:

  • Adjunct religion instructor
  • Associate pastor
  • Church education administrator
  • K-12 religion instructor (non-licensure)
  • Lay ministry leader
  • Missionary

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Spiritual Formation
  • Contemporary Evangelism
  • Global Studies Survey 
  • Preparation of the Sermon
  • New Testament Orientation  
  • Hermeneutics
  • Old Testament Orientation 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.


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60 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have a regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with a 2.0 or above cumulative GPA for admission in good standing. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 565 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    16950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 565 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    16950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 565 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • PT tuition per credit: $615


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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