A.C.T.S. – Advanced Courses in Theological Studies

School of Divinity

The Advanced Courses in Theological Studies is a non-degree, graduate-level program that will help prepare you for a Doctor of Ministry program if you already possess a master’s in a theological discipline and three or more years of full-time ministry experience. The A.C.T.S. will build on your academic experience to provide the academic equivalent of the M.Div. Gain a theological education as enrichment for professional development and as a prerequisite for applying for admission to a Doctor of Ministry or seminary Ph.D. program.

Delivery Format: Online

Total Credit Hours Required: 36

Application Process

1. Submit Your Application
Complete the School of Divinity Application for Admission. Note: We also require copy of the transcript showing the latest degree conferred. Regent University has partnered with DocuSign to offer a secure, electronic way for your previous college transcripts to be delivered on your behalf when you submit your application for admission.

Please note: All applicants should understand and accept the Statement of Faith.

2. Pay Your $25 Application Fee
Your application will be fully processed once we have received your non-refundable application fee. Mail a check payable to "Regent University" to Enrollment Support Services (see address below), or submit your payment online over a secure server.

Mail all documents that are completed offline to the following address:

Regent University
Enrollment Support Services
1000 Regent University Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23464 USA
Phone: 757.352.4127 | Fax: 757.352.4381


$330 per credit hour

Administrative Fee

$85 per semester

Technology Fee                 

$300 per semester

Parking Fee (on-campus students)

$100 per semester

Council of Graduate Students Fee                               
(on-campus students, fall & spring only)

$15 per semester


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