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Alumni of Regent University having a discussion, which has been ranked among the top 10 for best master's in human services by, 2023.

Regent Breaks Into the Top 10 List for Best Master’s in Human Services in the Nation

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (May 23, 2023) – Regent University’s Master’s in Human Services has been ranked #6 on the Top 21 Master’s in Human Services Degree Programs of 2023 by – an online magazine that provides education that enables its readers to make informed academic choices.

“We are pleased that Regent’s enriching academic environment is being recognized as one of the best in the country,” said Dr. Anna Ord, dean of College of Health & Behavioral Sciences. “Regent’s commitment to excellence produces highly qualified servant leaders who are passionate about empowering others to lead their best lives.”

Each institution was evaluated on how effectively it prepared its students for management roles in human services on the basis of flexibility, faculty, course strength, cost, and reputation.

In addition to Regent’s top #6 ranking, also determined that Regent’s program had the nation’s “Best Christian Counseling Focus.”

Here are a few of the benefits that make the Regent University College of Health & Behavioral Sciences so exceptional: 

  • Online, 8-week sessions
  • Additional 8- and 15-week psychology, counseling, and healthcare course options, online and on campus
  • High-quality programs to help you launch your career or upgrade your credentials
  • Faith-based approach
  • Transfer-friendly credit hours for many degree programs
  • Financial aid available
  • Top military-friendly school
  • Specialized accreditations: CCNE, CACREP, APA
  • Among the first universities to deliver unified interdisciplinary degree programs through a College of Health & Behavioral Sciences

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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).