Doctor of Philosophy in Bible Exposition
Liberty University

Program Details

Liberty’s 100% online Ph.D. in Bible Exposition is designed to provide ministry professionals with in-depth studies of biblical exposition to enrich ministries and better equip congregations with firm biblical teaching. Throughout this degree, students will gain the skill set needed to lead ministries, conduct biblical research, author theological scholarship, and teach in higher education. Ministries and employers will recognize what graduates of the Ph.D. in Bible Exposition can offer to their program, ministry, or business because of Liberty’s reputation as an accredited institution with high-quality seminary programs. Students in this program will study biblical languages and Christian history so that they can use biblical exposition tools and methods to explain and interpret biblical passages accurately and responsibly for the benefit of congregations, audiences, and readers. Through this program, students will also complete an integrated dissertation to apply biblical studies skills and knowledge to a specific challenge in the field. This project not only demonstrates students’ expertise but benefits other scholars in the field by contributing to the knowledge and craft of biblical exposition. Students who want to pursue specialized study and writing in biblical topics will gain the expertise and credentials needed to pursue professional writing, biblical academics and scholarship, university teaching, and administration in churches and ministries that need in-depth biblical teaching.

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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

Master Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Applicants will need prerequisites in Bible and/or theology courses.