Pioneering distance education since 1985, Liberty University is the nation's largest private, nonprofit online university. As part of the world's largest Christian university, Liberty University Online offers a unique approach to online education.
More than 95,000 students around the world enjoy the same education as Liberty's residential students with the added flexibility of online classes. Offering more than 250 distance learning degrees from the certificate to the doctoral level, you can be confident that you will receive a quality education.
Additional Benefits to FOP Members
Liberty University appreciates your service and commitment to protecting our communities, and is committed to offering you the highest quality of education available. Don't let your busy work schedule as a law enforcement officer stop you from pursuing your educational goals. The online format of our program allows you to study when and where you choose! In addition to the many benefits you will enjoy as an online student, Liberty University also offers additional benefits to FOP members.
Public Service Discount
Liberty University Online offers a 25% discount to law enforcement officers.
To learn more, visit our Public Service Discount webpage.
Earn Credit for Law Enforcement and Correction Officer Training
We understand that you have worked hard for the college credit you have earned and expect to transfer as much as you can toward your degree completion plan. For this reason, Liberty offers unique transfer credit opportunities in order to make a seamless transition between your former college(s) and Liberty University. In addition to accepting credit from accredited institutions, you may also be eligible for the following credits based on previous police experience:
Additional credit added:
- 14 credits for Basic Law Enforcement Certificate
- 9 credits for Basic Corrections Training Certificate
- 6 credits awarded for Basic Jail Training (at least 80 hours)
To learn more, visit our Automatic Credit for Job Training webpage.
- 3 credits awarded for General Instructor Development course
- 1 credit awarded for IS-100/200 (FEMA)
- 1 credit awarded for The Reid Technique of Interviewing and Interrogation
- 1 credit awarded for Investigative Interviewing Techniques for Child Abuse Investigations
Programs of Study
Liberty offers more than 250 online programs from the certificate to the doctoral level including areas such as Business, Criminal Justice, Government, Information Technology, and Psychology. To find out more about our online degree programs, visit www.luonline.com/degrees.
Liberty University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) to award associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033; 404-679-4501.
To learn more, visit our Institution and Program Accreditation webpage.
Ranked as one of the top military friendly schools in the nation, it's easy to see why military students make up one-third of enrollment at LU Online, as the school offers generous benefits to veterans, service members and their spouses. Liberty participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program, GoArmyEd and many other programs, and is a member of the Service members Opportunity Colleges (SOC) network.
Tuition & Financing
As a nonprofit institution, Liberty University offers some of the lowest tuition rates among top online universities. Additionally, scholarships and flexible payment plans make Liberty's low tuition rates even more affordable.
2015-2016 Online tuition rates
||25% ERP Discount
||Military Tuition Rate
|Rates based on full time enrollment
Tuition and fees are subject to change per academic year. The provided information should be used as a guide for estimating tuition and fee charges. For more information, visit our online tuition and financing page.
As a prospective student, now is the best time to explore the financial aid options that are available to you. Liberty has made available a variety of grants, loans, and scholarships. Options vary from student to student, depending on your need.
To learn more, visit our Financial Aid Process webpage.