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OMD Ranks Regent University in the Nation’s Top 5 Best Online Master’s Degree Programs in 2024

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (Apr. 22, 2024) – (OMD) has ranked Regent University among the Best Accredited Online Master’s Degree Programs in 2024, with Regent’s curriculum, instruction, and assessment securing the nation’s No. 5 spot.

“It is incredibly gratifying to see Regent’s online master’s degrees recognized among the nation’s leading academic programs,” said Dr. William L. Hathaway, Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs at Regent University. “Our online students across the globe are extended the same world-class education and spiritual support as our on-campus community in Virginia Beach, VA. It is paramount to our faculty and staff that a Regent graduate enters the workforce with all of the tools necessary to take the lead and succeed.

OMD provides rankings to show those who are considering taking the next step in education to advance their career which universities offer the best value as it pertains to academic quality, flexibility, and cost.

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About Regent University

Founded in 1977, Regent University is America’s premier Christian university, with more than 13,000 students studying on its 70-acre campus in Virginia Beach, Virginia, and online around the world. The university offers associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in more than 150 areas of study including business, communication and the arts, counseling, cybersecurity, divinity, education, government, law, leadership, nursing, healthcare, and psychology. Regent University has been ranked the #1 Best Accredited Online College in the United States (, 2020), the #1 Safest College Campus in Virginia (YourLocalSecurity, 2021), and the #1 Best Online Bachelor’s Program in Virginia for 12 years in a row (U.S. News & World Report, 2024).