B.A. in Politics & History

College of Arts & Sciences

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90% of full-time faculty hold the highest degree in their field

Learn From The Past. Build Your Future.

Looking for a degree that combines your passion for history and government? Regent's Bachelor of Arts in Politics & History will help you understand the principles at work behind decisions affecting economy, environment, taxes, legal systems and more. You'll also study contemporary issues such as terrorism, poverty, human trafficking, and the digital revolution—all taught from a unique, Christian perspective.

GROW YOUR KNOWLEDGE

Investigate the legislative process and functions of representation, law-making and constitutional responsibilities.

BUILD ON A STRONG FOUNDATION

Anchor your knowledge and skill on Christian principles and values.

ACCESS FACULTY EXPERTISE

Be mentored by faculty in Virginia Beach who hold the highest degrees in their field.

Online & On Campus

8-Week Course Sessions

120+ Credit Hours


Online | On Campus

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TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 120+

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Take Your Career to the Next Level

Upon completion of the B.A. in Politics & History you will be able to:

  • Compare political systems and the key trends and patterns that help build strong nations
  • Understand the relationship between history and politics, and what threatens our government today
  • Prepare for law school

Career Opportunities:

  • Government, Nonprofit or Private Sector Administrator
  • Journalist/Media Relations
  • Archival & Research Specialist
  • Political Campaign Manager
  • International Consultant
  • Law School Preparation

22,000+ currently employed in the government. -Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2018

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College of Arts & Sciences 2018-19 Tuition Rates

Program Type

Tuition

On-Campus Student

  • 12-18 credit hours per semester
  • Under 12 credit hours
  • Over 18 credit hours

 

  • $8,490 (block rate)
  • $595/credit hour
  • $566/credit hour

Online Student (enrolled in 8-week classes)

  • Full-time (12* credit hours)
  • Part-time (6* credit hours)

*Average number of credits per semester.

 

  • $395/credit hour
  • $425/credit hour

RN to B.S. in Nursing Tuition

  • $295/credit hour

 

Student Fees

Fee

Amount

Description

Application Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

 

$50

One-time fee, nonrefundable

Enrollment Deposit (On-Campus Students)

Enrollment Deposit (Evening/Online Students)

$150


$50

Fee is deducted from tuition costs

Graduation Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

$60

One-time fee upon submission of graduation application

University Services Fee (On-Campus Students)

University Services Fee (Online Students)

$700/semester

$550/semester

Contributes to university academic and administrative operations

 

Optional Fees

 

Late Payment

$100/Session

Incurred per session in the event of late tuition payment

Course Fees

Varies,
$70-200 per course

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B.A. in Politics & History