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Practice Ready. Purpose Driven.

Be Equipped to Excel at Regent University’s School of Nursing.
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School of Nursing

CCNE-Accredited Online RN to B.S. in Nursing Program

8-Week Courses. $5,000 Healthcare Hero Scholarships Available. Fast-track graduate pilot. Explore the Program
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School of Nursing

CCNE-Accredited Online MSN Program

Fully Online Master’s in Nursing. Nurse Education and Nurse Leadership & Management Concentrations. Scholarships Available! Explore the Program
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School of Nursing

$5,000 Healthcare Hero Scholarship™

Regent University’s School of Nursing is Here to Partner with You. Learn About the Scholarship
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School of Nursing

Fast-Track Graduate Pilot

Earn Your MSN Faster through Dual-Credit Courses that Satisfy Both Your Undergraduate Degree & Master’s. Learn More Today
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Optimize Your Career. Attend Nursing School Online.

Nurses keep an eye on the details but always with the big picture in mind. It’s a unique skillset that Regent applauds and knows how to enhance. As a student at our School of Nursing, you’ll practice critical thinking, systems processing and ethical decision making. You’ll also be stretched to care for yourself, your team, your patients, and their families physically, emotionally and spiritually. At Regent, we address the whole you, integrating knowledge and faith, so you can do the same for others. So whether you’re looking to update your skills and qualifications with an RN to B.S. in Nursing or move into leadership or education with an MSN degree, Regent will help you thrive competitively and increase your potential to advance in your career.

We Know What’s Important to You:
  • Online, 8-weeks sessions
  • Low student-to-faculty ratio
  • Academic excellence, with a Christian worldview
  • Focus on mind, body, spirit
  • Bachelor’s & master’s nursing programs
  • An affordable investment in your future

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Regent Story From Veteran Sailor to Nursing Leader Read Her Story

“With 30+ years of nursing experience, I saw myself as a leader, but I felt this nudging from God to go back to school. I’ve discovered my new calling: to serve as a life coach.”

Ellyn Jett, B.A. in Communication Studies, 2020 Nurse

“Pat Robertson had a dream, and when you set foot on campus, you see what God has done.”

Kandi Puder, RN to B.S. in Nursing, 2020 RN at Allina Health

“Greatness is deposited into the hearts of every student through this university. It's a greatness to serve with excellence, humility, and a commitment to respond both in heart and mind to the work ahead.”

Lauren Dennis, B.S. in Biophysical Sciences, 2020 Student Research Assistant, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
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January 18, 2022
Regent Law Clinic Expands to Help Address Housing and Evictions Crisis

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (January 18, 2022) – In September 2019, Regent University School of Law opened a law clinic in Norfolk, Virginia to provide pro bono legal aid to the Hampton Roads community. Regent Law is expanding this …

January 13, 2022
Regent Law Students Meet with U.S. Senator Thom Tillis

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (January 13, 2022) – This week, students from Regent University School of Law participated in special events in Washington, D.C., including a personal meeting with U.S. Senator Thom Tillis. “We’re so grateful for …

January 12, 2022
United States Supreme Court Justice Sam Alito Teaches Regent Law Students

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (January 12, 2022) – Samuel A. Alito Jr., Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, instructed law students at the Regent University School of Law during a special …

December 28, 2021
Regent University Celebrates the 2021 Year in Review

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (December 28, 2021) – In 2021, Regent University celebrated record-breaking milestones, launched new programs and initiatives, welcomed new leaders, and received prestigious honors and awards. The following highlights …

December 16, 2021
Regent University Named a Top Online MBA Program by The Princeton Review

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (December 16, 2021) — Regent University is pleased to announce that its Master of Business Administration (MBA) program has been ranked #34 Top Online MBA Programs for 2022 by The Princeton Review® …

December 14, 2021
Regent University Honors the Life and Legacy of Dr. Gary Collins

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (December 14, 2021) – On Monday, Dec. 13, 2021, Dr. Gary R. Collins passed away. Collins was a founding psychologist in the Christian counseling movement. Over the last few decades, he served as a distinguished …

December 9, 2021
Regent’s Doctor of Ministry Program Experiences Exponential Growth

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (December 9, 2021) – Regent University’s School of Divinity restructured its online Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) program for Fall 2021 and is pleased to announce the new format has resulted in an …

December 7, 2021
#1 Best Value College in Virginia for 2021: Regent University

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (December 7, 2021) – Best Value Schools has ranked Regent University #1 Best College in Virginia for 2021. Their research measured all colleges and universities in Virginia based on key factors of cost of …

December 6, 2021
Regent Soccer Parents Step in as Coaches; Lead Royals to First Bid to Regionals

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (December 6, 2021) - Traveling over 600 miles to serve Regent is only the tip of the iceberg of demonstrating the character of Regent soccer coaches Benjamin Brayshaw and Michael Mannix. Both …

December 2, 2021
Regent University Recognized for 101 Top Programs in America for 2022

Regent University Recognized for 101 Top Programs in America for 2022 VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (December 2, 2021) – Intelligent.com, a higher education resource guide for degree program rankings, has ranked Regent University among …

December 2, 2021
Announcing a FREE Must-See Streaming Premiere: The 2021 Regent University Christmas Special

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (December 2, 2021) – Regent University will present a holiday music celebration on Friday, December 17, 2021 at 7 p.m. ET. The Regent University Christmas Special will stream on the …

November 17, 2021
Mid-Atlantic Christian University and Regent University Law School Create a Pathway for Students to Earn Juris Doctor Degree in Six Years

ELIZABETH CITY, NC (November 17, 2021) – Officials from Mid-Atlantic Christian University (MACU) and Regent University (RU) signed a memorandum of …

November 17, 2021
Distinguished Justices Discuss Judicial Independence in a Polarized World  

Chief Justice Jeffrey S. Bivins, J.D., Supreme Court of Tennessee, and Justice Barbara A. Jackson (Ret.), J.D., LL.M., Associate Justice, Supreme Court of North Carolina  participated in a panel discussion …

November 16, 2021
Hundreds of Regent Students Participate in Missions Week 2021 and Ongoing Community Outreach Opportunities

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (November 16, 2021) - Missions Week at Regent University, held from November 8-12, 2021, represented the culmination of a full semester of outreach …

November 16, 2021
Top 4 Reasons to Attend Regent University

Choosing a college is a major life decision. We're excited that Regent University is on your radar. Explore the top 4 reasons to attend America's premier Christian university