Military Programs and Partnerships

Regent University will prepare for you an academic action plan with specific, measurable, achievable, realistic and timely objectives that will enable your professional advancement and/or facilitate your transition to civilian life.

Regent has maintained a strong, ever-expanding presence as a global center of Christian thought and action since its founding. Our academic standards are exceptional—one reason Regent is ranked number four in the nation for its online degree programs by OEDb. It ranked number one among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in Virginia by U.S. News & World Report, 2018. Regent University is recognized nationally as one of only 25 universities in the U.S. to receive an “A” rating by ACTA. You will find that the core values you live by in uniform are the values that Regent faculty, staff, students and alumni are proud to live by.


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General Education Mobile (GEM) is an educational partnership between the Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) and Regent University that offers general education courses in order to meet CCAF A.A.S. degree requirements via mobile (distance) educational means. Regent offers convenient 8-week online courses.

The AU-ABC program is designed to transfer the credit hours from an associate degree from Air University toward any Bachelor of Applied Science degree from Regent University.

The American Council on Education (ACE) reviews military occupations and training offered by all branches of the military to provide recommendations for granting college credit. Regent University is proud to offer evaluations on military training and education based on these ACE recommendations. Please visit our Military Transfer Credit page for more information.

The Army University CEDP Leadership Initiative is designed to provide you with a direct pathway to degree completion, allowing up to 44 credit hours of advanced standing toward the Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies – Leadership Studies from Regent University. This is awarded regardless of MOS, based on your level of military training completed. Classes are available on campus and online, providing you with the utmost flexibility.

Regent University is privileged and honored to equip candidates for military chaplaincy in our 72-credit Master of Divinity (M.Div.) degree. Regent’s School of Divinity is fully accredited by the Association of Theological Schools (ATS).

GoArmyEd serves to enhance the college experience for United States Army soldiers (Active Duty, Reserve & National Guard) by making it simple to request Tuition Assistance.  At Regent University, GoArmyEd students are able to apply for admission, register for their courses, and request their Tuition Assistance through the GoArmyEd portal. Please see our GoArmyEd Admissions page for more information.

Earn a degree that will challenge you with higher learning to advance your career, and greater knowing to transform your character. That’s what makes for real power—and real difference. Regent University’s programs are rooted in educational excellence and structured to promote leadership skills. And with our flexible online degree options, you’ll be able to fit your study schedule around your work schedule.

As a HQ NATO SACT employee or dependent, you have special access to a variety of benefits at Regent University

Regent University is privileged and honored to equip candidates for military Judge Advocate General’s Corps in our School of Law. Regent’s School of Law is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA).

Regent University is proud to join forces with the Army and Navy ROTC at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia. With this joint agreement, students can take courses toward a Regent University degree while fulfilling their Army or Navy ROTC commitment with Old Dominion University.

Regent University is a current member of the Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges Degree Network System (DNS), participating in the DNS-2 (Associate level) and DNS-4 (Bachelor’s level) systems. The DNS is a group of institutions selected to provide servicemembers and their eligible family members the opportunity to complete college degrees without losing credit because of frequent changes in duty station. The SOC DNS Student Agreement issued to all eligible students at member institutions provides a complete evaluation of the servicemember’s prior learning, including courses from other colleges and universities, military training courses, military occupational experience, nationally-recognized tests, and other non-traditional credit, as well as clearly identifying requirements for completing the degree. Current SOC Degree Network System membership and participating degree information is available at

Regent University is proud to partner with Troops to Teachers, offers support to service members who want to become certified teachers. This program provides referral assistance, placement services, and financial aid. School of Education eligible programs are the Career Switcher, Elementary Education, and Special Education programs.

Regent University, in cooperation with the Veterans Affairs (VA) Administration, is proud to offer the Yellow Ribbon Program Scholarship to students with 100% eligibility under the Post-9/11 GI Bill®. This program allows institutions of higher learning in the United States to voluntarily enter into an agreement with U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs to fund tuition and fee expenses that exceed the VA’s annual tuition and fee cap for private schools. Through the Yellow Ribbon Scholarship at Regent University, eligible students may have 100% of their tuition covered.

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at