7,735
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Liberty University / School of Behavioral Sciences is located in Lynchburg, VA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Counselor education and supervision
Master of Arts (MA) Professional counseling
(Certificate) Military resilience
Master of Education (M Ed) School counseling
Master of Arts (MA) Marriage and family therapy
Master of Arts (MA) Marriage and family counseling
Master of Science (MS) Psychology Industrial/organizational psychology
Master of Science (MS) Psychology Developmental psychology
Master of Arts (MA) Human services counseling Child and family law
Master of Arts (MA) Human services counseling Marriage and family
Master of Arts (MA) Human services counseling Crisis response and trauma
Master of Arts (MA) Human services counseling Military resilience
Master of Arts (MA) Human services counseling Criminal justice
Master of Arts (MA) Human services counseling Life coaching
Master of Arts (MA) Human services counseling Christian ministries
Master of Arts (MA) Human services counseling Business
Master of Arts (MA) Human services counseling Addictions and recovery
Master of Arts (MA) Human services counseling Executive leadership
Master of Arts (MA) Human services counseling Health and wellness
Master of Arts (MA) Clinical mental health counseling
Master of Arts (MA) Pastoral counseling Life coaching
Master of Arts (MA) Pastoral counseling Military resilience
Master of Arts (MA) Pastoral counseling Theology
Master of Arts (MA) Pastoral counseling Crisis response and trauma
Master of Arts (MA) Pastoral counseling Marriage and family
Master of Arts (MA) Pastoral counseling Parenting and child/adolescent
Master of Arts (MA) Pastoral counseling Pastoral counseling
Master of Arts (MA) Pastoral counseling Addictions and recovery
Master of Arts (MA) Pastoral counseling Leadership
Master of Arts (MA) Pastoral counseling Discipleship and church ministry
Master of Arts (MA) Pastoral counseling Marriage and family studies
Master of Arts (MA) Pastoral counseling Community chaplaincy
Doctor of Education (Ed D) Community care and counseling Marriage and family counseling
Doctor of Education (Ed D) Community care and counseling Traumatology
Doctor of Education (Ed D) Community care and counseling Pastoral care and counseling
Master of Arts (MA) Applied psychology Industrial/organizational psychology
Master of Arts (MA) Applied psychology Developmental psychology

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 1626
Doctoral Degrees 7
Other Advanced Degrees 61

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

5,839
Applied
2,965
Accepted
1,710
Enrolled
51%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA

Student Body

7735
Total Graduate Students
65%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
34%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.59%
Black or African American 23.06%
White or Caucasian 41%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.57%
Asian 0.87%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.14%
Two or more races 2.18%
Unknown 27.38%

Gender

Male (21%)
Female (78%)

Location & Contact

Address 1971 University Boulevard
Lynchburg, VA  24515
United States
Contact Dr. Ronald Hawkins
Founding Dean, School of Behavioral Sciences
Phone: 434-582-2000