Robertson School of Government Regent University

Robertson School of Government Regent University

Virginia Beach, VA
student ratio
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 1
fall application deadline
acceptance rate
20 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Government Master of Arts (MA) [American government]
      Master of Arts (MA) [healthcare policy and ethics]
      Master of Arts (MA) [international relations]
      Master of Arts (MA) [law and public policy]
      Master of Arts (MA) [national security studies]
      Master of Arts (MA) [political communication]
      Master of Arts (MA) [political theory]
      Master of Arts (MA) [religion and politics]
    • National Security Studies Master of Arts (MA) [Middle East politics]
      Master of Arts (MA) [cybersecurity]
      Master of Arts (MA) [homeland security]
      Master of Arts (MA) [international security]
    • Public Administration Master of Public Administration (MPA) [emergency management and homeland security]
      Master of Public Administration (MPA) [federal government]
      Master of Public Administration (MPA) [general public administration]
      Master of Public Administration (MPA) [healthcare policy and ethics]
      Master of Public Administration (MPA) [law]
      Master of Public Administration (MPA) [nonprofit administration and faith-based organizations]
      Master of Public Administration (MPA) [public leadership and management]
      Master of Public Administration (MPA) [servant leadership]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 38
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • 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 Thesis optional and internship
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported


31% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 345
    • Accepted 107
    • Acceptance Rate 31
    • Enrolled 57
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline May 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test or LSAT, personal essay, writing sample, and resume, college transcripts
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 577 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students176
    • Female Percentage57%
    • Male Percentage43%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students176
    • Part-time Percentage78%
    • Full-time Percentage22%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino9%
    • Black / African American28%
    • White / Caucasian52%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student6%


  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty28
    • Full-time Percentage29%
    • Part-time Percentage71%
    • Female Percentage14%
    • Male Percentage86%


  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchInternational relations and politics, public administration, leadership and ethics, Biblical law, Constitutional law and Supreme Court
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Robertson School of Government

Regent University

1000 Regent University Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23464
United States

Dr. Eric Patterson


Phone: 757-352-4616
Fax: 757-352-4735

Mrs. Heidi Cece

Assistant Vice President of Enrollment Management

Phone: 800-373-5504
Fax: 757-352-4381

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