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School of Nursing

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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“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

“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
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September 17, 2021
Regent University Receives “2021 Great College to Work For” Ranking

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (September 17, 2021) – Regent University has been ranked as one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, according to a new survey by The Great Colleges to Work For® program. This is the 13th time …

September 14, 2021
Regent Law Professor Natt Gantt to Serve as Executive Director of Academic Center and Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (September 14, 2021) – Regent University School of Law is pleased to announce that Professor L.O. Natt Gantt II, J.D., has been named Executive Director …

September 13, 2021
U.S. News & World Report Ranks Regent a Top National University for 2022

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (September 13, 2021) – Today, in rankings released by U.S. News & World Report, Regent University was named a Tier 1 Best National University for 2022. A total of 1,466 U.S. bachelor’s …

September 3, 2021
Local Single Mom Awarded Full-Tuition Regent Scholarship in Partnership with Care Net

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (Sept. 3, 2021) - Tiffany Cusick received a four-year, full-tuition scholarship to Regent University during an emotional awards ceremony at the Care Net National Conference in San Antonio …

September 2, 2021
Regent University Ranked #1 Best Online Christian College in America

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (September 2, 2021) – Regent University has been named the #1 Best Online Christian College in America, according to a new report by BibleCollegeOnline.com. The report measured academics, affordability, and …

August 19, 2021
Regent Law Welcomes New Faculty Member Coke Stewart, Acting Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Deputy Director of the USPTO

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (August 19, 2021) – This week, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) announced that Coke Stewart …

August 18, 2021
Rising World Changers

Meet Nine Accomplished Graduates from the Class of 2021 who are Ready to Change the World Sheila Atieno (College of Arts & Sciences ’21)B.S. in Biophysical Sciences Sheila is living proof that miracles exist. In middle school, a train wreck left …

August 16, 2021
Regent University to Host Virtual Event to Commemorate the 20th Anniversary of 9/11

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (August 16, 2021) – September 11, 2001, was a day that changed America. In commemoration of the 20th anniversary, Regent University’s Robertson School of Government will host a virtual event …

August 10, 2021
Regent Law Dean Mark Martin Speaks on Access to Justice and Digital Courts

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (August 10, 2021) – Regent University School of Law Dean Mark Martin, former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of North Carolina, recently served as a Thomson Reuters expert panelist, addressing the …

August 9, 2021
Regent University Offers Cyber Practitioner Boot Camp – 100% Online

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (August 9, 2021) – Regent University has developed the Cyber Practitioner Boot Camp to help address the global workforce shortage within cybersecurity. This program is designed for participants of all …

July 28, 2021
Robertson Center Files U.S. Supreme Court Brief Advocating for the Unborn

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (July 28, 2021) – Today, the Robertson Center for Constitutional Law and the Christian Legal Society filed an amicus brief in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization . This is the fourth brief — …

July 22, 2021
Regent University Named #1 Safest College Campus in Virginia

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (July 22, 2021) – Regent University has been ranked the #1 Safest College in Virginia. Regent’s outstanding safeguards were recognized in a new report by YourLocalSecurity, an ADT authorized provider and partner of …

July 19, 2021
Regent University Law School Named NDAA Regional Advocacy Training Center

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (July 19, 2021) – Regent University School of Law is pleased to announce its designation as a Regional Advocacy Training Center for the National District Attorneys Association (NDAA). Prosecutors …

July 12, 2021
Regent University Summer Orientation 2021 Achieves Record Attendance

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (July 12, 2021) - Team times, meeting new friends and engaging in faculty-led breakout sessions. These were just a few of the many highlights of Regent University’s 2021 Summer Orientation, Advising …

July 1, 2021
Regent University Appoints New Executive Director of Undergraduate Admissions

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (July 1, 2021) – Today, Regent University welcomed Aaron Marks as its new Executive Director of Undergraduate Admissions. Marks will oversee Regent’s admissions initiatives and recruitment efforts …