Doctor of Philosophy in Public Policy / Social Policy
Liberty University

Program Details

Do you want to help shape government policies regarding respect for human life, constitutional freedoms, and wise stewarding our nation’s resources? As a public policy expert, you can play an active role in positively impacting the future of our country. Liberty University’s Ph.D. in Public Policy can give you the ethical grounding and skills you need to shape local, state, and national policy in order to reflect biblical values through life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.

The Social Policy specialization allows you to be equipped to engage with the most challenging cultural issues of our time. The experience and advanced study you gain through this program will give you insights in legislative impact and policy effectiveness grounded in Biblical values so that you will have the tools you need to help guide policymakers to help make our communities more prosperous and more free.

Requirements

  • A regionally or nationally accredited Masters degree or its equivalent
  • 3.0 or above GPA
  • Official college transcripts 
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Proof of English proficiency

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.