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Regent University School of Divinity Introduces Four New Degrees

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (June 19, 2020) – Regent University School of Divinity is pleased to announce four new graduate degree programs that can be completed in as little as 12 months: Master of Arts in Christian Discipleship, Master of Arts in Church Leadership, Master of Arts in Church Planting, and Master of Arts in Evangelism & Mission.

“Regent University is committed to equipping Christian leaders to change the world,” stated Dr. Gerson Moreno-Riaño, executive vice president for Academic Affairs. “Our world and our ministries need men and women who are excellently educated and trained, and who are committed to Christ and to living in humble and loving submission to Him. These degree programs are a tremendous addition to help prepare students for ministry.”

The four new degrees are offered 100% online and taught by seasoned evangelists, pastors, ministry leaders, and respected faculty who desire to see the Great Commission fulfilled. Courses are 8 weeks long, and each degree is only 36 credit hours. The degrees are accredited by The Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada (ATS). To explore these degrees, choose from the links below:

“It is our hope that these degrees will equip Regent graduates to humbly lead and serve the church, and thus change the world for Christ,” said Corné Bekker, dean of the School of Divinity. “For the church. By the church. Ministry ready. For the glory of God.”


Founded in 1977, Regent University has nearly 11,000 students studying on its 70-acre campus in Virginia Beach, Va., and online around the world. The university offers associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees from a Christian perspective in 135+ program areas including business, communication, the arts, divinity, education, government, law, leadership, nursing, healthcare, and psychology. Currently, Regent University is ranked among top national universities by U.S. News & World Report and is one of only 23 universities nationally to receive an “A” rating for its comprehensive liberal arts core curriculum.

The School of Divinity is a renewal-perspective, interdenominational school of theology and one of the fastest growing seminaries in the nation. Accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of Association of the Theological Schools (ATS), Regent is listed among ATS’ Top 5 Largest M.Div. programs. Our degree programs prepare Christian leaders to maximize their God-given gifts by equipping students in all aspects of ministry. Whether online or on campus, you can receive the academically excellent, biblically focused education and practical tools needed to fulfill your ministry calling and impact lives for Christ.