Graduate Program Overview

Liberty University is a four-years, private (not-for-profit) school located in Lynchburg, Virginia. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2021-2022, the average graduate school tuition & fees is $8,360. It offers 134 graduate programs and some programs are offered through distance learning.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameLiberty University
TypeFour-years, Private (not-for-profit)
Address1971 University Blvd, Lynchburg, VA
Graduate School Students45,361 students
45,107 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)$8,360
Student to Faculty17:1 (5.88%)
Number of Graduate ProgramsTotal 134 Graduate Programs
78 Master's, 18 Doctorate, 38 Post graduate certificates

2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees at Liberty University with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. The tuition & fees is $8,360 for all students.The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $472.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022 COATuition Trends
2022 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
Amounts
Tuition$7,847
Fees$513
Cost per Credit$472
Books & Supplies$1,374
Room & Board$11,547 (On-Campus) / $10,960 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$6,480 (On-Campus) / $7,573 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$27,761
Off-Campus Total$28,267
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2018-2022)
2017-20182018-20192019-20202020-20212021-2022
Tuition & Fees$8,723$8,333$8,400$8,349$8,360

Conferred Degrees and Graduate Programs by Major

Liberty University offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 134 major areas - 78 Master's (68 online programs), 18 Doctorate (11 online programs), 35 Post-Bachelor'(33 online programs), 3 Post-Master'(3 online programs). 10,231 students have been conferred Master's degree and 1,386 students have received Doctorate degree last year.The following table summarizes the total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Total10,2311,386830272
Men4,07463830864
Women6,157748522208
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
Communication and Journalism
Education
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Theology and Religious Vocations
Psychology
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting
Human Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History
Communication and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
Education
Legal Studies
English Language and Literature
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Military Technologies and Applied Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Theology and Religious Vocations
Psychology
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Transportation and Materials Moving
Visual and Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History
Education
Communication and Journalism
Education
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Theology and Religious Vocations
Psychology
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting
Visual and Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
Legal Studies
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Computer and Information Sciences
Education
Legal Studies
Theology and Religious Vocations
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting
Human Services
Mechanics and Repairers
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business

Graduate Student Population

Total 93,349 students enrolled in Liberty University including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 45,361 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 17,902 male and 27,459 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 22,802 full-time and 22,559 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 45,107 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 474 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Total45,361
Men Students17,902
Women Students27,459
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Total45,361
Full-time Students22,802
Part-time Students22,559
By race/ethnicity 19,838 White, 8,964 Black, and 1,009 Asian students are attending at Liberty University. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
Total45,361
American Indian /
Native American
217
Asian1,009
Black8,964
Hispanic2,633
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
100
White19,838
Two or more races1,308
Un-Known11,046
275 students are younger than 22 and 20,614 students are older than 65. The school has 12,377 students aged between 22 and 30 and 13,439 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
Total45,361
21 & Under275
22-244,200
25-298,177
30-346,793
35-396,646
40 & Over20,614
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At Liberty University, 45,107 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 474 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment47,013
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses45,107
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses474
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses1,432
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses45,107
Virginia Resident7,162
Other State In U.S.37,275
Outside of U.S.670



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