Bachelor of Science in Religion / General
Liberty University

Program Details

Liberty University’s Bachelor of Science in Religion / General, 100% online program, is designed to provide you with the backbone of a religion program with the flexibility and freedom to select a large number of electives. With no specific cognate, you are able to mix and match, creating a personalized degree program that fits your passion and direction for the future.

The program has developed to provide students with an understanding of the fundamentals of the Bible, Christianity, Christian theology and the Christian church. In addition, with the religion degree, students will gain a rich appreciation of the origin and contents of the Bible, and will grasp the moral importance to the Christian faith. Graduates of the program are well equipped with the knowledge and resources necessary to impact today’s world for Christ and his followers. The School of Religion offers a several other dynamic program options that will also prepare students for careers in biblical and theological studies, global studies, worship, pastoral leadership, youth ministry, women’s ministry and church ministries.

Potential students can immediately apply the Bachelor of Science in Religion to enter a variety of ministry fields or use the degree as the solid foundation for higher education goals by pursuing a Masters or Doctorate level degree. The entirely online Bachelor's program is committed to providing a personalized education that will prepare graduates for any calling of ministry.


  • A high school self-certification form, confirming that you have earned a standard or advanced high school diploma or its equivalent
  • Official college transcripts
  • Students must have above a 2.0 cumulative combined GPA

School Accreditation Statement

Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. This is the regional accrediting body for southern states.