Regent University Rankings

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In the World#1384 of 14178
In North America#428 of 2629
In the United States#389 of 2528
In Virginia#11 of 63
In Virginia Beach#1 of 4

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
86%
Average SAT
1105
Average ACT
22
Avg. cost to attend
$15,062 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
4,408
Graduates
5,957
Male:Female Ratio
36:64
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
regent.edu

Regent University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate86%82%88%
Applicants2,3448761,468
Admissions2,0057191,286
Freshmen enrolled full time283121162
Freshmen enrolled part time1034459

1,269 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

8,238 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
186 or 48%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 990
or below

75% of them
had 1220
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Regent University are 990-1220 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
62 or 16%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 25
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Regent University are 19-25 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White5150 (50%)
Black or African American3364 (33%)
Hispanic803 (8%)
Two or more races386 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown216 (2%)
Asian203 (2%)
Nonresident Alien172 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander27 (0.3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native8 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$15,062/year
Average aid awarded
$13,744
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$15,584
$30-48K$14,525
$48-75K$15,865
$75-110K$15,510
$110K+$14,760

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$17,220$15,552
Tuition in-state$17,220$15,552
Tuition out-of-state$17,220$15,552
Fee in-district$1,400$1,400
Fee in-state$1,400$1,400
Fee out-of-state$1,400$1,400

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,001
Room charge$4,700

Regent University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Organizational Behavior Studies2882105
Business Administration and Management, General769106
Legal Professions and Studies, Other146
Speech Communication and Rhetoric791917
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services9816
Psychology, General19614
Education, Other8215
Theology & Theological Studies7124
Divinity & Ministry181
Law72
English Language and Literature, General50
Special Education and Teaching, General48
Bible & Biblical Studies45
Lay Ministry43
Political Science and Government, General39
Curriculum and Instruction36
Clinical Psychology1917
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration134
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General528
Film & Cinema & Video Studies30
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other28
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor27
Public Policy Analysis, General25
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other23
Organizational Leadership193
Computer and Information Systems Security & Information Assurance21
Public Administration19
Early Childhood Education and Teaching18
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects17
Legal Assistant & Paralegal17
Community Health Services & Liaison & Counseling17
History, General213
Computer and Information Sciences, General312
Reading Teacher Education13
Accounting12
Journalism12
Biological and Physical Sciences12
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other11
Health & Health Care Administration & Management11
Clinical Pastoral Counseling & Patient Counseling11
Christian Studies10
International Relations and National Security Studies, Other64
Educational Leadership and Administration, General91
Mathematics Teacher Education9
Cyber & Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism8
General Studies6
International & Global Studies6
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other5
Computer Science5
Political Science and Government, Other5
Non-Profit & Public & Organizational Management5
Acting4
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse4
Religious Education4
Educational Psychology4
Mathematics, General3
Educational & Instructional Technology3
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General2
Political Communication2
Marketing & Marketing Management, General2
Small Business Administration & Management2
Higher Education & Higher Education Administration2
Health and Wellness, General1
Information Science & Studies1
Visual and Performing Arts, General1
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching1
Grand Total31705994355
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate57%53%60%
  • Full-time retention rate - 78%
  • Part-time retention rate - 26%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,047
Citations
25,445

Publication count by topic

Psychology
465
Sociology
363
Philosophy
337
History
245
Political science
232
Medicine
75
Business
61
Engineering
45
Computer science
45
Economics
44
Art
27
Mathematics
8
Chemistry
7
Biology
6
Geography
5
Physics
2
Materials science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Psychology86916,865
Sociology9162,490
Philosophy116077
Economics15261,228
History160429
Political science1617305
Business1792853
Medicine25781,623
Art29782
Computer science3248579
Engineering3707125
Physics386060
Geography52274
Mathematics558010
Chemistry569519
Biology60259

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199034
199117
199214
199332
199415
1995711
1996717
1997918
1998105
1999713
20002216
20012336
20022049
200332170
200438219
200547403
200682575
2007111672
2008961016
20091671220
20101591468
20111921506
20121611739
20131312070
20141452408
20151132082
2016982066
2017461681
20181021335
2019601566
2020761888

General info

Founded1978
WikipediaRegent University
MottoChristian Leadership to Change the World
Colorsblue, green
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff624
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address1000 Regent University Dr
Virginia Beach, Virginia, 23464
United States
City population448,000
Phone7573524127

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