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    • 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...

    • Jessica Smith

      For nursing student Jessica Smith, it’s all about the faculty. In her book, they get an “A+.”  “The faculty here are outstanding. It’s what I value the most about being at Herzing,” says Jessica. “Not only are they caring, but they’re good at what they do. The nursing faculty know their practice inside and out, and can paint a real picture for you because of their experience.” One of the reasons...

    • 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.

    • Lisa White

      Lisa White graduated from Herzing University in January 2013 with an associate’s degree in nursing. But there is much more to her story than that. White recalls standing in Herzing’s lobby in 2009 with her quadruplet boys--then just eight years old--and a squirming two-year-old waiting to talk to a Nursing Advisor. She truly wondered if she would be able to pursue her dream of becoming a...

    • Larry Whetsell

      I’m a student here at Akron Institute and I’m in the nursing program. I spent the year 2005 in Baghdad, Iraq as a combat medic. I chose to go to Akron Institute because as an older student who just got out of the military I didn’t have much of a future. Most places around here wouldn’t take my military experience, and I needed some place to get a job as fast as I could. So I came to Akron...

    • Jessica Smith

      The faculty here is outstanding. It’s what I value the most about being at Herzing. Not only are they caring, but they’re good at what they do. The nursing faculty knows their practice inside and out, and can paint a real picture for you because of their experience. They don’t just teach you, they support you. The individual attention from my teachers has made such a difference for me. It’s a...

    • Linda Yatak

      I'm married, have two kids, and am expecting my 3rd. But, at Herzing, I am able to talk to my professors and they understand and are supportive. Just that fact makes me feel it is easier. It is tough, but if you really want it, you can actually accomplish it.

    • Lisa White

      Lisa White graduated from Herzing University in January 2013 with an associate’s degree in nursing. But there is much more to her story than that. White recalls standing in Herzing’s lobby in 2009 with her quadruplet boys--then just eight years old--and a squirming two year old waiting to talk to a Nursing Advisor. She truly wondered if she would be able to pursue her dream of becoming a...

    • Nurse Chantell - Determined to Succeed, Despite Diagnosis

      Meet Nurse Chantell: a 2010 Herzing University RN Graduate who is returning this Fall for her BSN.  “I am excited and ready to continue my education in spite of a life-changing event this year.” Her story is extraordinary, not only because of her decision to return to school with teenagers and a husband to care for, but also because she is currently undergoing chemotherapy for breast cancer.   At...

    • New Nursing Program Offered

      Herzing University in Orlando is pleased to announce that students who wish to try nursing without getting a full associate or bachelor's degree can take advantage of our new Practical Nursing program. Students can earn a Practical Nursing Diploma in 12 months and get prepared to take the National Council Licensing Exam for Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PM). To learn more, call Admissions at 407-478-...