Liberty University is a Christian liberal arts university in Lynchburg, Virginia. Founded in 1971 by
Jerry Falwell, the school's doctrinal statement affirms the
inerrancy of the Bible, a premillennial,
eschatological perspective, and a number of other theologically and socially conservative distinctives.
Liberty is accredited by the Transnational Association of Christian Colleges (TRACS) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). The school offers 38 undergraduate and 15 graduate programs including Accounting, Pre-Med, Computer Science,
Education, Law, Nursing, Psychology, and Religion for nearly 10,000 residential students and a Distance Learning Program for approximately 10,000 others. Notable alumni include Christian comedian and vocalist Mark Lowry, and all the members of Christian
rock band dc Talk.