#988 Overall Influence #116 Desirability Rank

Liberty University

Private, Christian university located in Lynchburg, Virginia, United States

Liberty University Rankings

From Wikipedia

Liberty University is a private Evangelical university in Lynchburg, Virginia. It was founded by Jerry Falwell Sr. and Elmer L. Towns in 1971. Although the university's physical campus is in Lynchburg, most of its students are online. When measured in terms of student enrollment it is one of the largest Christian universities in the world and one of the largest private non-profit universities in the United States. , the university enrolled about 15,000 students in its residential program and 80,000 students in online courses for a total of about 95,000.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

61,649

Acceptance

50%

Graduation Rate

54%

Median SAT Score

1150

Median ACT Score

24

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$14,791

Fees (in-state)

$669

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$27,896
30K - 48K$26,124
48K - 75K$27,831
75K - 110K$29,843
110K+$30,767

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$41,400

Employed

82%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

75K

Under-Grads

43K

Graduates

32K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1971 University Blvd, Lynchburg VA 24515

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

22 per 100K

Violent Crime

4 per 100K

What is Liberty University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#143 World Rank
Religious Studies
#592 World Rank
Education
#809 World Rank
Business
#556 World Rank
Philosophy
#670 World Rank
Political Science
#919 World Rank
Literature
#598 World Rank
History
#677 World Rank
Law
#1371 World Rank
Medical
#850 World Rank
Communications
#983 World Rank
Psychology
#1375 World Rank
Mathematics
#453 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#3073 World Rank
Engineering
#2742 World Rank
Biology
#2565 World Rank
Computer Science
#597 World Rank
Social Work
#3225 World Rank
Nursing
#2181 World Rank
Sociology
#4801 World Rank
Chemistry

Other areas of influence

#1591 World Rank
Economics
#2064 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#3013 World Rank
Physics
#4425 World Rank
Anthropology

Influential People

Who are Liberty University's Most influential alumni?

Liberty University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Criminal Justice, and Philosophy

John O'Neal

American politician

Les Adams

American politician

Elijah Benton

American football safety

Jennifer Sullivan

Florida State Representative

Vic Mignogna

Vic Mignogna

American voice actor and musician

Dre Barnes

American college football player

Tomasz Gielo

Polish basketball player

Lee Chatfield

Republican politician from Michigan

Andrew Provence

American-football player

Hunter Steward

Canadian football player

Andrew Smith

US basketball player

Jeff Coleman

American politician