Bachelor of Science in Law & Policy / Public Policy
Liberty University

Program Details

Liberty University’s 100% online Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Law and Policy – Public Policy is designed to train students to make a positive impact on politics to help build a more ethical, legal, and responsible government. With a foundation of government, legal studies, and politics, students in the B.S. in Law and Policy – Public Policy can become a part of the solution for creating policies that can create a more prosperous and freer society. Students in this program will gain the writing, reasoning, and legal skills they need to engage in local and federal political discussions to help foster more effective policies. Through this program, students will study the practice of law and the functions of government while developing a firm grasp of politics and the process of legislation. This program forms an excellent basis for pursuing a law degree, or for students who want to pursue a career in politics. By mastering skills in persuasion, research, and reasoning, students will also be effective in any industry which needs professionals who can engage with legal and political authorities. Students who graduate with a B.S. in Law and Policy – Public Policy will be well-prepared for roles as city managers, legal writers, corporate compliance officers, legislative staffers, lobbyists, policy analysts, and elected officials.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Liberty University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges is the regional accrediting body for southern states.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Additional Info

  • Applicants must submit a high school self-certification form.