176
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Regent University / Robertson School of Government is located in Virginia Beach, VA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public administration Nonprofit administration and faith-based organizations
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public administration Law
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public administration Emergency management and homeland security
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public administration General public administration
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public administration Public leadership and management
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public administration Servant leadership
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public administration Healthcare policy and ethics
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public administration Federal government
Master of Arts (MA) Government Political communication
Master of Arts (MA) Government Law and public policy
Master of Arts (MA) Government American government
Master of Arts (MA) Government Political theory
Master of Arts (MA) Government International relations
Master of Arts (MA) Government Religion and politics
Master of Arts (MA) Government Healthcare policy and ethics
Master of Arts (MA) Government National security studies
Master of Arts (MA) National security studies Homeland security
Master of Arts (MA) National security studies International security
Master of Arts (MA) National security studies Cybersecurity
Master of Arts (MA) National security studies Middle East politics

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 38

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test or LSAT
Thesis Optional
Internship

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

345
Applied
107
Accepted
57
Enrolled
31%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline May 1st Not reported Yes
Spring deadline November 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test or LSAT
Master's Degree Requirements Personal essay, writing sample, resume, college transcripts
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 577

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

176
Total Graduate Students
77%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
22%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.52%
Black or African American 27.84%
White or Caucasian 51%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.57%
Asian 3.98%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 6.25%
Unknown 1.14%

Gender

Male (42%)
Female (57%)

Faculty

28
Total faculty
Full-time (8)
Part-time (20)
Male (24)
Female (4)

Research

Focus of faculty research: International relations and politics, public administration, leadership and ethics, Biblical law, Constitutional law and Supreme Court
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1000 Regent University Drive
Virginia Beach, VA  23464
United States
Contact Dr. Eric Patterson
Dean
Email: epatterson@regent.edu
Phone: 757-352-4616
Fax: 757-352-4735