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    • Elizabeth Wurtz

      Mercy Health System has been hiring Herzing graduates for approximately three to four years. The graduates come out well prepared.We like to hire people that have a lot of compassion, people that have a lot of…just a good knowledge base of basic nursing skills as well as the compassion for what they’re doing.Elizabeth Wurtz Mercy Health SystemJanesville, Wisconsin

    • Max Orme

      My first school was three or four hundred kids per class. So, you didn't meet the professor ever. Being here and having that change - being able to work one-on-one with teachers really helps. You get a lot more out of your education when you do that.

    • Education Opens Previously Closed Doors

      It was time for a change.  I started researching schools. After a two hour conversation with Michael Paul at Herzing University, I decided to enroll. I started in August, 2011.  (I loved customizing my Smartphone so I went into IT). Two months later, a position became available in the Internal Support (IT) Department where I work. Even though the position required having a bachelor’s degree, I...

    • Brian Kennedy

      Brian Kennedy came to Herzing University - Madison to learn the business of game design.  “I had a goal to start my own business and wanted to learn how to create something that I could sell. That’s why I chose to earn a degree in game development,” explains Brian. “Herzing University taught me the business side of game design, as well as the creative. I learned that the gaming industry doesn’t...

    • Rick Smith

      Even as a kid, Rick Smith, now 49, always worked. Whether it was a paper route or cooking at Crandall’s, a restaurant in his hometown of Madison, Wisconsin, Smith preferred a paycheck to the kind of extracurricular activities that normally attract college bound high school students. So it was not surprising that after a year of general studies at Madison Area Technical College, he was ready for...

    • Geoff Codlyn

      I had many jobs just to get by. Because of the downturn in the economy, I decided to pursue a career in nursing and - at Herzing - I am getting my degree in just 2 years. From a confidence perspective, you start to believe in yourself. Professors said they are here to make sure you succeed. That was big and that's what Herzing did for me.

    • Alumni Testimonial: Julie Spooker

      Alumni Testimonial: Julie Spooker  I had been working as an independent ventilator RN, as well as working through Maxim as an Agency RN. I have wanted to pursue further education since my graduation as an RN (Associate Degree) in 1993. With small children at that time, single-parent status, long work hours and inflexibility of work schedule to attend on-ground degree studies, I waited over ten...

    • Dustin Marshall

      I was a bookkeeper at a gas station, always hoping from job to job, unable to support artistic endeavors or myself. I chose Herzing from multiple words of mouths testimonials, and its program on electronics. Herzing was a triathlon. The staff was incredible, getting me through rigorous coursework and making it pleasurable. I honestly liked the friendly and professional service. Herzing gave me a...

    • Magda Hoffman

      ORBITEC has been hiring Herzing graduates for gosh, forever, and mainly in the electrical area; however, because the graduates are so talented, we’ve expanded that into our IT area, too. We like to hire people that have a lot of hands-on experience, someone who can take a theory out of a book, read it, and understand it, but also can implement it. These candidates are very experienced and just...

    • U.S. News Ranks Herzing University #1 Online Program in Wisconsin

      MADISON, WI (February 13, 2013) – U.S. News & World Report recently published its ranking of online education programs, and Herzing University was the highest-ranking Wisconsin-based online education program for Best Online Bachelors Programs. Herzing was ranked 80th in the country, followed by UW – Platteville at #85, UW – Milwaukee at #123, UW – Superior at #148 and UW – Green Bay’s...