School of Behavioral Sciences Liberty University

School of Behavioral Sciences Liberty University

Lynchburg, VA
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Tuition Cost Not Reported
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fall application deadline
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16 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Military Resilience Certificate
    • Counselor Education And Supervision Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Counselor Education ]
    • Human Services Counseling Master of Arts (MA) [Christian ministries]
      Master of Arts (MA) [addictions and recovery]
      Master of Arts (MA) [business]
      Master of Arts (MA) [child and family law]
      Master of Arts (MA) [criminal justice]
      Master of Arts (MA) [crisis response and trauma]
      Master of Arts (MA) [executive leadership]
      Master of Arts (MA) [health and wellness]
      Master of Arts (MA) [life coaching]
      Master of Arts (MA) [marriage and family]
      Master of Arts (MA) [military resilience]
    • Professional Counseling Master of Arts (MA) [Counseling Psychology ]
    • Clinical Mental Health Counseling Master of Arts (MA) [Clinical Psychology ]
    • Marriage And Family Therapy Master of Arts (MA) [Marriage and Family Therapy ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 2813
    • Doctoral Degrees 11
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 20
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported


41% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 5,496
    • Accepted 2,268
    • Acceptance Rate 41
    • Enrolled 1,257
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students7011
    • Female Percentage78%
    • Male Percentage22%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students7011
    • Part-time Percentage71%
    • Full-time Percentage29%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American24%
    • White / Caucasian40%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races30%
    • Unknown or International Student4%

Location & Contact

School of Behavioral Sciences

Liberty University

1971 University Boulevard
Lynchburg, VA 24515
United States

Dr. Ronald Hawkins

Founding Dean, School of Behavioral Sciences

Mr. Jay Bridge

Director of Admissions

Phone: 800-424-9595
Fax: 800-628-7977

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