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Herzing University is a proprietary institution. It has a suburban setting. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Herzing University's ranking in the 2013 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (Midwest), Tier 2. Its tuition and fees are $11,040 (2011-12).
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It is the mission of Herzing University to provide high-quality undergraduate and graduate degree and diploma programs to prepare a diverse and geographically distributed student population to meet the needs of employers in technology, business management, healthcare(including social services), design, and public safety. Career-oriented degree programs include a complementary and integrated general education curriculum established to stimulate students' intellectual growth, to contribute to their personal development, and to enhance their potential for career advancement.
In short, we prepare our students with real-world skills that reflect what employers seek...our primary goal is the same as our student's: prepare them to work in their field immediately upon graduation in a career that offers advancement.
Herzing University is family owned and operated. Students say they choose to attend Herzing for the "career-focused, convenient, and caring" educational atmosphere. They refer to the "family-like" feeling of the school and appreciate that their instructors have both academic and industry credentials along with current real-world experience in the areas they teach.
|School type||proprietary, coed college|
When applying to Herzing University, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 99.6 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2011 acceptance rate||99.6%|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||N/A|
The student-faculty ratio at Herzing University is 15:1. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 47.0 percent.
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Campus Info & Services
Herzing University offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring and placement service. Herzing University also offers campus safety and security services like lighted pathways/sidewalks. Alcohol is permitted for students of legal age at Herzing University.
|Students who have cars on campus||N/A|
|Health insurance offered||No|
|Students required to own/lease a computer||No|
Paying for School
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|Tuition and fees||$11,040 (2011-12)|
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* Overview details based on 2011 data