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Regent University Ranked #1

Ranked among Top National Universities, U.S. News & World Report, 2022.
Earn your degree online at Regent University: An alumnus with his son on graduation day.

Regent Online

#1 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in Virginia

Regent University ranked by U.S. News & World Report, 2022, for the tenth year in a row.
A Regent student with her laptop: Our online bachelor's programs have been ranked as number 1 in Virginia.

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Top Ten Military Friendly® School

According to MiltaryFriendly.com, 2021-22. Our Military Resource Center is dedicated to serving you.
A military student at Regent University: We have consistently been recognized as a military friendly school.

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Annual Tuition Nearly $25,000 Less Than Other Private Institutions

According to U.S. News & World report, 2021-22. Plus, over $22 million in institutional scholarships and aid for 2020-21.
Regent University, located in Virginia Beach, offers a range of online degree programs.
Graduates of Regent University, a premier Christian University that offers programs online and in Virginia Beach.

Welcome to Regent University – Online Programs

Christian Leadership to Change the World

From its inception, Regent University’s focus has been on transforming the world. The motto of the school, Christian Leadership to Change the World, points to our desire to impact lives across the globe. Regent is accomplishing this vision by consistently delivering excellent graduate and undergraduate programs easily accessible online in order to prepare Christian leaders for lives of significant service. With the university’s stature as an institution of excellence ever increasing, we humbly but expectantly move to an even higher level of academic quality and global influence.




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Best Online Bachelor's Programs in Virginia for 10 Years in a Row U.S. News & World Report, 2022
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Best Online Christian College in America BibleCollegeOnline.com
Top3
Best Online Graduate Business Programs in Virginia (non-MBA) U.S. News & World Report, 2022
First Online Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership, Launched in 1995
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#7 Best Online MBA Programs in Virginia U.S. News & World Report, 2022
Top15
Best Online Law Degree Programs Intelligent, 2020
Affordable Tuition & Costs Explore Tuition Rates
Accessible Financial Aid Learn About Options
Transfer Friendly Transfer up to 90 Credit Hours Access Details
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Week Courses for Faster Degree Completion
8 Start Times Per Year
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12 Prestigious Credentials ABA, APA, ATS, ACS, DHS, NSA, CCNE, ACBSP, CAEP, CACREP, SACSCOC, SCHEV
Ranked Among Top National Universities U.S. News & World Report, 2019, 2020 and 2022
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Generous transfer policy — transfer up to 90 credit hours Up to 75% of a bachelor’s degree or up to 50% of a graduate degree
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What’s New

August 3, 2022
Regent University Launches 17 New Certificates That Can Be Completed in as Little as One Semester

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (Aug. 3, 2022) – Regent University is pleased to announce the launch of 17 new undergraduate certificates – offered both online and on-campus in Virginia Beach, VA. These …

July 29, 2022
Regent University School of Nursing Ranks #3 in Hampton Roads

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (July 29, 2022) – Today, Regent University announced that the School of Nursing has been ranked among top nursing program by the Nursing Schools Almanac 2022. The program landed in the #3 spot in Hampton Roads …

July 28, 2022
Regent University Invites High School Students to College Preview Weekend, October 6-8, 2022

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (July 28, 2022) – On October 6- 8, 2022, Regent University will host College Preview Weekend for hundreds of high school juniors, seniors, transfer students, and their families. As …

July 27, 2022
We Are Messengers to Bring The Wholehearted Tour to Regent University

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (July 27, 2022) – Regent University is proud to host the chart-topping Christian band We Are Messengers during its fall leg of The Wholehearted Tour, presented by Compassion International. The band will …

July 15, 2022
What to Look for in a College Committed to Campus Safety

Campus safety is one of the top concerns of college students and their parents. But how do you determine whether a school is dedicated to campus safety for its students, staff, and community? Let's review some key things to look for when …

July 14, 2022
Regent University Wins Top Honors in the Coastal Virginia Magazine Awards

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (July 14, 2022) – Regent University was awarded Overall Gold winner as the “Best Private College/University ” in the region according to the Coastal Virginia Magazine Awards 2022. “Regent …

July 14, 2022
Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin Appoints Dr. William L. Hathaway to Board of Psychology

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (July 14, 2022) – Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin announced that he has appointed Dr. William L. Hathaway to serve on the Board of Psychology for the Commonwealth of Virginia.  …

July 11, 2022
5 Benefits that Military-friendly Colleges Have to Offer

Military-friendly colleges offer a high-quality educational experience that men and women who serve our nation deserve to experience. Whether you're active-duty military personnel, reserve, National Guard or veteran, you can enjoy distinct …

July 5, 2022
Regent Law Hires Two New Faculty Members—Both Yale Law Graduates—for Fall 2022

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (July 5, 2022) – Today, Regent University School of Law announced the appointment of two new members of its faculty, Erin Morrow Hawley and David D. Velloney.  Both Hawley and Velloney are …

July 1, 2022
Heading to School? Check Out These 7 Tips for How to Stay Safe on a College Campus

Wondering how to stay safe on a college campus? Fortunately, Regent University is ranked the #1 Safest College Campus in Virginia by YourLocalSecurity/Safe Streets, an ADT-authorized provider. Regent is also …

July 1, 2022
Regent University Appoints New Director of Athletics Michael W. Allen 

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (July 1, 2022) – Today, Regent University appointed Michael W. Allen as its new Director of Athletics. Allen will oversee 11 NCCAA Division I sports, and all coaches and staff in the Regent Athletics …

June 28, 2022
FRC and Regent University Release Joint Study Linking Religious Freedom to Economic Well-Being

WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 28, 2022) – Regent University and Family Research Council released a new report today titled "Why International Religious Freedom is Vital to International Development: Causal …

June 24, 2022
Robertson Center for Constitutional Law Celebrates Pro-Life Victory at Supreme Court

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (June 24, 2022) – Today, the United States Supreme Court issued its decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization , which overruled two major abortion cases; Roe v. Wade and …

June 24, 2022
Start Your Path to a Degree with Early College Enrollment

An Early College program is one of the best ways for high school students to get a head start on  their academic and professional goals. One Colorado study found that students who took courses through these programs were 23% more …

June 22, 2022
College Readiness: A Guide to Preparing for Higher Education

College readiness is about pushing yourself toward the highest possible standards and expanding your horizons. There's no better time to start preparing than right now. We'll take you through the most critical prerequisite skills for …

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