Among the first — and the best
Pioneering distance education since 1985, Liberty University is now the nation’s largest private, nonprofit online educator, with more than 90,000 students.
Currently, Liberty University Online has the highest retention and graduation rates of any leading online university.
Supported by a residential campus
Liberty University Online is an extension of Liberty University, the world’s largest Christian university. Established in 1971, Liberty has maintained the mission of Training Champions for Christ and continually nurtures an environment of academic excellence, technological innovation, and commitment to Christian values. Liberty Online allows students to enjoy the same quality course offerings as Liberty’s residential students, but with the flexibility of online classes.
You can have confidence that the world’s largest Christian university is standing with you.
Liberty University Online offers you the same quality courses as Liberty University’s residential campus in Lynchburg, Va.
Liberty University Online offers more than 160 programs of study — from the certificate to postgraduate level — in the areas the market demands the most, including business, education, nursing, psychology, counseling, criminal justice, and religion.
All courses are taught from a Christian worldview by professors who regard teaching as more than a job — it’s their calling.
As a leader in Christian education, Liberty University’s thriving spiritual environment mobilizes students to go out and impact the world for Christ.
Liberty University Online's tuition rates are among the lowest of top online universities.
Consistently rated one of the top distance learning educators in the nation and known for its affordability and exceptional student support, Liberty University consistently demonstrates high student satisfaction as well as high retention and graduation rates.
Our students succeed
Liberty University’s loan default rate is less than half the national average.
Upon graduation, Liberty University students are getting jobs faster, and are able to pay back their loans at a higher rate than the national average.
Nearly 200,000 Liberty University alumni are influencing the world in their respective careers.
Flexible learning format
Invest in your education and reach your potential, while keeping your focus on what matters most. Earn your degree while balancing family, work, ministry, and life's other demands.
Liberty University Online offers a flexible schedule which allows you to choose when and where you study and the ability to complete your degree at your own pace.
Generous military benefits
With nearly 27,000 military students, Liberty University Online is proud to honor the men and women who serve our country. Service members, veterans, and their spouses enjoy generous benefits including tuition discounts, free book vouchers, fee waivers, and credit for military training.
Trusted support network
Liberty University Online students also benefit from individualized attention due to low student-to-professor ratios.
Students receive free support services and resources to help them succeed, including tutoring services, the Online Writing Center, Virtual Career Center, Online Communities, and academic advisors dedicated to student success.
Become a Champion for Christ!
With a degree from Liberty University Online, you can start achieving your goals!
Liberty University is regionally accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS-COC) to award degrees at associate, baccalaureate, master, education specialist, and doctoral levels.
Facts & Figures
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Private, not-for-profit, Higher Education
65000 as of 09/01/11
The majority of programs are entirely online and utilize the Blackboard online learning platform. Notated programs utilize a blended format.
Master's College or University I
Internet connection, web browser, email account, windows 98 or better, 120 MHz, 64 Meg RAM. Adobe Acrobat
No geographic restrictions
There are no on-campus requirements for online programs. Blended programs may have on-campus requirements.
Available to many students and parents, loans are an option for funding one's education.
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My Liberty University experience has been fantastic. Their instructors are awesome and you have a sense that they genuinely care. I love this school.