The Liberty University Online Master of Divinity degree program, with a specialization in Chaplaincy, prepares you to become a military chaplain or servant leader. In this 72-hour program you will learn to be a wise, faithful steward of the gospel while developing specific ministry skills, strategies and Christian character traits relevant for successful ministry in a military or institutional chaplaincy setting. In this program you will examine the theological and cultural issues relevant for formal and informal chaplaincy settings. You will also observe the similarities and differences among the various types of chaplaincies, giving careful attention to ministry in religiously pluralistic, multicultural and multi-staff environments. Some of these settings may include service as a military chaplain, or in corrections facilities and prisons, geriatric and eldercare homes, emergency response arenas, hospitals and workplace and industrial settings.
Potential Career Fields: Military Chaplain, Christian Educator, Christian School Administrator
Regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with at least a 2.0 GPA for admission in good standing.