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Acceptance Rate 51 %
SAT Average 1,150
Tuition & Fees $21,587
Student Population 79,152
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,509

Academic Overview

Liberty University Campus, Lynchburg, VA
Liberty University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Lynchburg, Virginia. It is a Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $21,587 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 79,152 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 51% and the graduation rate is 47% last year.
The salary after graduation from Liberty University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $41,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Liberty University are $21,587. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $8,349 on average.
Liberty University 2021 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$21,587
Graduate$8,349
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Liberty. The acceptance rate of Liberty is 51% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 24%. The average graduation rate is 47% and the transfer-out rate is 16%. The average received amount of financial aid is $7,509 and 84% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 79,152 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Liberty University is 51 %.
Graduation Rate for Liberty University is 47 %
Transfer-out Rate for Liberty University is 16 %
Retention Rate for Liberty University is 82 %
Student Population for Liberty University is 79,152
Student to Faculty Rate for Liberty University is 18 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,509 at Liberty University.

Offered Degrees

Liberty offers 229 major programs through online and on-site education where 161 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate1616
Associate's Degree1612
Two but less than four years certificate11
Bachelor's Degree9130
Post Bachelor's Degree2323
Master's Degree6867
Post Master's Degree33
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship99
Doctor's degree - professional practice20

Special Learning Opportunities

Liberty University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:8,314)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,180)

Veterans Benefits

Liberty University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges