Combination – B.A. in Government & M.A. in Government

College of Arts & Sciences

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Govern Your Future.

Ready to jumpstart your career in public service, government, teaching and beyond? Through Regent's combined degree program, you'll earn your Bachelor of Arts (B.A) in Government with four graduate-level courses counting toward your Master of Arts (M.A.) in Government. Enter the master’s program with master’s credit and/or advance standing, and save money by earning two degrees more quickly!

START YOUR CAREER FASTER

Enter the job market sooner with the credentials to advance in your career faster.

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 for BA


Online | On Campus

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 120 for B.A.

Take Your Career to the Next Level

Upon completion of the Combination—B.A. in Government & M.A. in Government you will be able to:

  • Pursue a career in public service, government, or teaching
  • Apply graduate level course credit toward your Master of Arts (M.A.) in Government

Career Opportunities:

  • Policy Analysis
  • Politics
  • Law
  • Business
  • Journalism
  • Advocacy
  • Government Agencies
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • International Relations

$115,110 Median annual wage for political scientists. -Bureau of Labor Statistics

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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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Other

  • To participate in a combination of degree programs, an undergraduate student must normally submit an application to the appropriate Regent graduate school during his or her junior year.
  • Government majors wishing to use these courses towards advanced standing in the Robertson School of Government must achieve a B- or better.
  • You must complete your bachelor’s degree at Regent University.

Combination – B.A. in Government & M.A. in Government