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OMD Ranks Regent University #1 in the Nation for Five Online Master’s Degree Programs

OMD Ranks Regent University #1 in the Nation for Five Online Master’s Degree Programs

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (Jan. 25, 2024) – (OMD) has awarded Regent University five No. 1 rankings, positioning the university in the top 10% of U.S. colleges for online and hybrid graduate-level education.

Regent clinched the following #1 distinctions for academic excellence in 2024:

“Being recognized as No. 1 across various areas of study affirms our commitment to continually raising the bar of academic excellence,” said Dr. William L. Hathaway, Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs at Regent University. “Streamlining a student’s online experience allows Regent to transform lives across the country and around the globe. We will continue to operate with excellence, innovation, and integrity in our effort to empower Christian Leaders to Change the World.

OMD provides rankings to show prospective students which universities offer the best value as it pertains to education quality, availability, cost, and flexibility.

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About Regent University

Founded in 1977, Regent University is America’s premier Christian university, with more than 13,000 students studying on its 70-acre campus in Virginia Beach, Virginia, and online around the world. The university offers associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in more than 150 areas of study including business, communication and the arts, counseling, cybersecurity, divinity, education, government, law, leadership, nursing, healthcare, and psychology. Regent University has been ranked the #1 Best Accredited Online College in the United States (, 2020), the #1 Safest College Campus in Virginia (YourLocalSecurity, 2021), and the #1 Best Online Bachelor’s Program in Virginia for 11 years in a row (U.S. News & World Report, 2023).