Applicants for the Master of Arts in Government, Master of Public Administration, and Certificate of Graduate Studies must possess an earned undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution or an equivalent degree from a foreign university.
Attending a Regent admissions event can be one of the smartest things you’ll do as you plan to pursue your degree. Our on-campus and online events will help clarify your goals and calling while answering your questions about more practical issues like the admissions process and financial aid.
Admission requirements vary by program. Select your program below to learn how to apply.
Master of Arts
Master of Public Administration
Note: Army active duty, reserve and National Guard members may find detailed information on the application process through GoArmyEd on our GoArmyEd Admissions Guide.
The Robertson School of Government limits the number of graduate credits accepted by transfer to a maximum of 25 percent of the appropriate program. Review the Transfer Policy.
In addition to the typical admissions requirements, international applicants need to submit supplementary admissions requirements.
These will change depending on several factors such as your citizenship or visa status.
For more information on the graduate school admissions process for international students, visit our International Students Admissions page.
A graduate education is an important investment and one that provides significant personal satisfaction and leads to potential career advancement.
Regent University offers graduate school grants, tuition discounts and scholarships for military and government employees, and participation in the federal student loan program.
Scholarships & Grants
The Robertson School of Government offers a variety of endowed scholarships.
Many of these awards have specific award criteria. All incoming and current students are considered for these awards. No application is necessary for consideration.
View a sample annual budget on our cost of attendance page.