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Liberty University
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  • Graduate School
  • LYNCHBURG, VA

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

As our leadership teams plan for the 2021–22 academic year, we want to share some joyful news: Liberty University plans to return to normal operations starting in the Fall 2021 semester. Learn More

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1971 UNIVERSITY BLVD
LYNCHBURG, VA 24515
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Maybe it’s medical school. Maybe it’s law school. Maybe it’s your MBA, MFA, or MPH.

However you want to become more competitive in the job market, Liberty University can help you reach your goals. With over 100 unique residential graduate degrees, The Graduate School at Liberty University can provide the support you need to become an expert in your field — and a valued contributor to the future of your profession.

Here you’ll study under world-class faculty in a distinctly Christian university. Take advantage of big-school resources, facilities, and research opportunities while enjoying smaller class sizes and personalized attention from faculty.

The Graduate School at Liberty University awards graduate certificates and master’s, postgraduate, and doctoral degrees.

Each degree program maintains its own set of admission requirements, so refer to our individual degree pages for details.

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Deadline for International Students
No data available  
Application Fee
$50

Graduate Schools

Masters and Doctoral Programs

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
33,217
Part-Time Grad Students
18,809
Research Assistants
No data available  
Teaching Assistants
174
Racial Diversity
  • White
    41.9%
  • Unknown
    28.1%
  • African American
    20.2%
  • Hispanic
    5%
  • Multiracial
    2%
  • Asian
    1.5%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    0.7%
  • Native American
    0.5%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.2%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes students at your school?
Based on 206 responses
  • Driven
    22%
  • Down-to-earth
    6%
  • Friendly
    13%
  • Intellectual
    6%
  • Organized
    2%
  • Faithful
    20%
  • Haven't got to meet anyone yet
    3%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 203 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    16%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    12%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    30%
  • Anti-liberal
    0%
  • Intense, but helping me to grow!
    3%
  • I start Fall 2021
    1%
  • No experience yet
    12%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
83%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 206 responses
Poll
80%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 206 responses
Poll
59%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 206 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree?
Based on 206 responses
  • $100K+
    2%
  • $75K-$100K
    7%
  • $50K-$75K
    8%
  • $25K-$50K
    43%
  • <$25K
    40%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 206 responses
  • $150K+
    0%
  • $125K-$150K
    0%
  • $100K-$125K
    2%
  • $75K-$100K
    4%
  • $50-$75K
    6%
  • <$50K
    10%
  • Did not graduate yet
    78%
67%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 206 responses

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Living in the Area

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Nightlife
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Median Household Income
$46,409
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$857
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$160,100
National
$217,500

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