Liberty University

Master of Theology


1971 University Blvd

Lynchburg, VA 24515

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

Called to full-time Christian ministry, theological education, or a doctoral degree? The Master of Theology program provides training beyond the Master of Divinity for these areas of interest.

Engage in intensive study in theology and apologetics, and gain an understanding of the deeper elements of the Christian faith and today's issues. Also receive the values, knowledge and skills you’ll need to effectively serve in a variety of ministry-related roles.

Reaching beyond the standard Th.M., the Master of Theology thesis track is specifically designed for those who plan to pursue doctoral-level education.

30 hour graduate program

Academic Information

Thesis Tracks

  • Biblical Studies
  • Christian Apologetics
  • Church History
  • Global Studies
  • Homiletics
  • Theology


Sampling of program courses:

  • Choose electives in Church History, Theology, New Testament Biblical Studies, and more
  • Research Methods: RTCH 680
  • Thesis Defense: THES 690

Potential Careers

  • Senior pastor
  • College professor
  • Church staff
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