School of Behavioral Sciences Liberty University

School of Behavioral Sciences Liberty University

Lynchburg, VA
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
79%
21%
student ratio
7,735
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
50%
acceptance rate
37 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Military Resilience Certificate
    • Community Care And Counseling Doctor of Education (Ed D) [marriage and family counseling]
      Doctor of Education (Ed D) [pastoral care and counseling]
      Doctor of Education (Ed D) [traumatology]
    • 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]
    • Pastoral Counseling Master of Arts (MA) [addictions and recovery]
      Master of Arts (MA) [community chaplaincy]
      Master of Arts (MA) [crisis response and trauma]
      Master of Arts (MA) [discipleship and church ministry]
      Master of Arts (MA) [leadership]
      Master of Arts (MA) [life coaching]
      Master of Arts (MA) [marriage and family]
      Master of Arts (MA) [marriage and family studies]
      Master of Arts (MA) [military resilience]
      Master of Arts (MA) [parenting and child/adolescent]
      Master of Arts (MA) [pastoral counseling]
      Master of Arts (MA) [theology]
    • Applied Psychology Master of Arts (MA) [developmental psychology]
      Master of Arts (MA) [industrial/organizational psychology]
    • Professional Counseling Master of Arts (MA) [Counseling Psychology ]
    • Marriage And Family Therapy Master of Arts (MA) [Marriage and Family Therapy ]
    • Clinical Mental Health Counseling Master of Arts (MA) [Clinical Psychology ]
    • Marriage And Family Counseling Master of Arts (MA) [Marriage and Family Therapy ]
    • School Counseling Master of Education (M Ed) [School Psychology ]
    • Psychology Master of Science (MS) [developmental psychology]
      Master of Science (MS) [industrial/organizational psychology]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 1626
    • Doctoral Degrees 7
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 61
    • * 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

Admissions

50% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 5,839
    • Accepted 2,965
    • Acceptance Rate 50
    • Enrolled 1,710
  • 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 Students7735
    • Female Percentage79%
    • Male Percentage21%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students7735
    • Part-time Percentage66%
    • Full-time Percentage34%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American23%
    • White / Caucasian41%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races27%
    • 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
Email: gradadmissions@liberty.edu


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