Liberty University’s Tuition and Financing
As a nonprofit institution, Liberty University offers some of the lowest tuition rates among top online universities. Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs has not increased in three years and will remain at the current rates through August 1, 2019. Additionally, scholarships and flexible payment plans make Liberty’s low tuition rates even more affordable.
An affordable education doesn’t mean a subpar one. On the contrary — Liberty has been a leader in distance learning for over 30 years, and our decades of experience have taught us how to streamline your education so you can focus on what really matters to you. Liberty University is committed to helping you through the financial aid process. Our staff is available and ready to answer your questions about your financial needs; let us help you get on the fast track toward accomplishing your educational and life goals today!
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General Tuition Rates
Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Summer 2019
|Degree Level||Full-time per hour rate||Part-time per hour rate|
|B.S.N. – M.S.N (Dual Degree)*||$460||$520|
|M.A., M.B.A., and M.S.N.||$565||$615|
|Graduate Business Programs||$565||$615|
|Master of Education / Master of Arts in Teaching**||$415||$615|
|Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences||$605||$605|
|John W. Rawlings School of Divinity Master’s Programs||$2,750 block rate||$395|
|John W. Rawlings School of Divinity D.Min.***||$2,750 block rate||$395|
Doctoral Programs and Ed.S.
|Doctor of Nursing Practice||$595||$650|
|Military School of Divinity Master’s||$2,475 block rate||$275|
*The B.S.N.-M.S.N. Dual Degree program is formatted in a way in which students enrolled specifically in this program will earn their Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a Master of Science in Nursing concurrently.
**Applicable to School of Education programs only.
***John W. Rawlings School of Divinity Doctor of Ministry students enrolled between 1 and 6.99 credit hours will be charged the part-time tuition rate of $395 per credit hour. Students enrolled between 7 and 15 credit hours will be charged the block rate of $2,750. Any credit hours above 15 will be charged at the $395 part-time rate.
****Doctorate military rate only applies to Education Doctoral (Ed.D. and Ed.S.) programs. Military students pursuing other doctorate programs will be charged the regular (part-time/full-time) doctorate tuition rates.
Click here for rates for 2017-2018.
Special Program Tuition Rates: 2018-19
|LUOA/EDGE||$549 per course|
|Willmington School of the Bible||$120 per credit hour|
|Undergraduate||Part-time rate if taking 11 hours or less|
Full-time rate if taking 12 hours or more
|Graduate||Part-time rate if taking 8 hours or less|
Full-time rate if taking 9 hours or more
|Ph.D. and Doctorate||Part-time rate if taking 5 hours or less|
Full-time rate if taking 6 hours or more
|John W. Rawlings School of Divinity|
|Block rate: 9 to 15 credit hours (less than 9 or more than 15 credit hours: $395/credit hour)|
|*John W. Rawlings School of Divinity cap is not available for the Ph.D. in Theology and Apologetics and the M.A. in Ethnomusicology.|
Liberty University Online & Intensive Fees
|Application/re-application fee||$50 One-time fee (non-refundable)|
|Technology fee*||$199 per semester|
|Financial Check-In late payment fee||$125|
|Payment plan participation||$45 per term|
|M.A. Counseling assessment fee||$50|
|On-campus intensive fee||$25 per course|
|Portfolio assessment fee||$100|
|Degree/Certificate Completion Application fee||$100 (The Degree/Certificate Completion Application fee will automatically be assessed by Student Financial Services near the time of the Degree/Certificate Completion Application, not degree conferral.)|
|Course Fees||Click here to review course fees chart|
* Technology fee is waived for all active military.
Contact Student Financial Services
Call: (888) 583-5704 or (434) 582-2270
Fax: (434) 582-2053