Skip navigation
Regent University Student Smiling in shop

Nondegree / Professional Development Admissions Requirements

Learn new skills to advance your career by taking a few classes. As a nondegree student, you must maintain a 3.0 GPA and are allowed to take a maximum of 9 credits. Nondegree courses are not eligible for financial aid.


A minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.50 on a 4.0 scale.

Priority Application Deadlines

  • January Start: December 1 Deadline
  • May Start: April 15 Deadline
  • August Start: August 15 Deadline

Admissions Process

Step 1: Application
Submit your application using our Regent University Online Application.
Note: If you are unable to complete our application due to a disability, please contact our Admissions Office and an admissions representative will provide reasonable accommodations to assist you in completing the application.

Step 2: Application Fee
Pay the $50 nonrefundable application fee by check or money order mailed to Regent University, Enrollment Support Services, 1000 Regent University Drive, Virginia Beach, VA 23464.

Step 3: Submit your Unofficial College Transcripts
Regent’s Office of the Registrar is requesting your official transcripts from your degree-granting institution. We are able to examine and view your unofficial transcript in order to gain you an admissions decision. Please submit your unofficial transcript to our Admissions Office by email to using the subject line: SCA Nondegree Application Pieces.

Step 4: Complete Your Admissions Questionnaire
Please complete a brief admissions questionnaire based on your professional goals and interests, and provide thoughtful and thorough responses. This will give us a better opportunity to get to know you and see how your objectives align with our programs. Once completed, the questionnaire will be sent directly to an enrollment counselor who will be in touch with you to help complete the rest of your application. Access the Admissions Questionnaire.

Step 5: List of Courses
Please submit a list of the course(s) you desire to take and your reason for taking them. This may be in email format, sent to using the subject line: SCA Nondegree Application Pieces.
Note: All items submitted as part of the application process become the property of Regent University and cannot be returned.