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School of Nursing - Herzing University

Programs

Herzing Nursing Programs

As healthcare changes, so does the need for educated, skilled nurses. Herzing University recognizes the critical role that nurses play, and we have expanded our nursing programs to give you more choices and ways to earn your nursing degree.

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PN

Diploma in Practical Nursing

Earn your Practical Nursing Diploma in as few as 12 months and develop the skills and confidence to begin your nursing career.

RN with Associate Degree Comforting Patient

ASN

Associate in Nursing

Start your path to an entry-level nursing career in as few as 20-months through our associate degree in nursing program.

BSN Prepared Nurses in Blue Scrubs Discussing Patient Care

BSN

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Explore our several BSN pathways, including unique options for practicing nurses, current healthcare professionals, and those new to nursing.

MSN Prepared Nurse Practitioner Discussing Diagnosis with Family

MSN

Master of Science in Nursing

Advance your nursing practice on your schedule and meet the growing demand for highly skilled nursing professionals. Choose between multiple specializations that align with your career goals.

Nurse Educator with Post Master's Certificate Teaching Undergraduate Nursing Students

PMC

Post-Master's Certificates

Build upon your clinical expertise and become academically eligible for certification in another specialty through our online post-master’s nursing certificate programs.

DNP Prepared Advanced Practice Nurses Discussing Patient Care Options

DNP

Doctor of Nursing Practice

Leverage your experience as a beneficiary of nursing knowledge and grow into its creator. Earn a DNP and become a leader in the nursing profession.

Locations

Online & on-campus options

Herzing University nursing programs are available online and at 11 ground campus locations, each offering extensive student resources and support as you pursue your nursing degree. Program availability varies by campus location and state eligibility.

Herzing University - Akron
nursing programs

1600 South Arlington St, 100
Akron, OH 44306

(330) 594-3034

Herzing University - Atlanta
nursing programs

50 Hurt Plaza SE Suite 400
Atlanta, GA 30303

(404) 586-4265

Herzing University - Birmingham
nursing programs

280 West Valley Avenue
Birmingham, AL 35209

(205) 791-5860

Herzing University - Brookfield
nursing programs

15895 W. Bluemound Road
Brookfield, WI 53005

(262) 457-7624

Herzing University - Madison
nursing programs

5218 East Terrace Drive
Madison, WI 53718

(608) 807-1909

Herzing University - Nashville
nursing programs

100 Centerview Dr., Suite 100
Nashville, TN 37214

(615) 206-2858

Herzing University - New Orleans
nursing programs

3900 North Causeway Blvd Suite 800
Metairie, LA 70002

(504) 613-4295

Herzing University - Tampa
nursing programs

3632 Queen Palm Drive
Tampa, FL 33619

(813) 285-5281

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Recognized for Excellence

Whether you are new to nursing or want to further your career with an advanced degree, Herzing offers program options as well as support teams to help you succeed.

Choose from diploma, undergraduate and graduate nursing degrees to prepare you for success and provide you with a path for every stage of your nursing career. 

If you've ever imagined becoming a nurse or going further with your nursing career, you can.

Accreditation1 acknowledges that Herzing's nursing programs meet specific national standards. Accreditation is important for individuals who may want to further their education, as most post-grad programs require a degree from an accredited program.

 

Accredited Nursing Programs Online Herzing University

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Fast Track to MSN - DUAL CREDIT

Qualifying students may be eligible to complete up to four graduate-level courses as part of their BSN or RN to BSN program plan at Herzing University. We offer multiple specialty tracks in our MSN program:

Fast Track to MSN - DUAL CREDIT
FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

Accreditation varies by nursing degree program and the Herzing campus where it is offered.*

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Herzing University Akron, Atlanta, Brookfield, Kenosha, Madison, Minneapolis, New Orleans, and Orlando are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org). This accreditation includes the baccalaureate degree program offered at the satellite Herzing University Tampa location.

The master’s degree program in nursing and post-graduate APRN certificate program at Herzing University Madison are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

Herzing University is approved to offer programs in an online learning modality through association with the main campus in Madison, Wisconsin. ​

For more information about accreditation, please check out our nursing programs to discover the program that interests you!

Herzing University is dedicated to providing you with affordable, quality education to help you complete your degree in nursing.

The cost of our nursing programs varies by degree, location and program. More information and an estimate for the cost of your education can be found on our Herzing Tuition Wizard.

Students attending Herzing may be eligible for a combination of grants, scholarships, and student employment to make tuition as affordable as possible. You might also be eligible to qualify for federal financial aid or military benefits and services. Contact us directly for more information.

General requirements for our ASN, BSN, and MSN degrees vary across degree programs.

Requirements to enroll in undergraduate degree programs (ASN/ADN, BSN) include a high school diploma or equivalent and a minimum GPA requirement.

Most programs also require an interview with a Herzing admissions advisor before acceptance. Conditional admission may also be available for interested students who are waiting to take the National Council Licensing Exam (NCLEX).  

For specific requirements, choose the program at the campus location that you are most interested in, or get in contact with a local admissions advisor.

Herzing University has 11 ground campuses across the United States and an online division. While all Herzing campuses offer nursing programs, these programs vary at the Master’s, Bachelor’s, and Associate degree level.

For more information about Herzing’s nursing degree program, click on the link for each of our unique campus programs:

All nursing courses are a combination of General Education requirements, core classes, electives, and clinicals. Some core classes have prerequisites which need to be fulfilled before the course is completed. The exact curriculum and requirements vary by program.

None of our nursing programs may be completed entirely online.

Here’s why: real experience in the field is critical to your success as a nurse. Your clinical experience is vital to becoming qualified for the job and excel immediately in your new career.

Many classes may be completed online, such as in our online BSN program or online MSN Direct Entry program, but it is your hands-on clinicals that will provide you with the best experience to prepare you for your career in nursing. Herzing University provides you with the best of both worlds.

Contact us to determine the program or course of study that will work best for you!

Yes! Herzing offers an accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN) degree option at several campus locations. You could complete your degree in as few as 20 months. Upon graduation, you will be prepared for the National Council Licensure Exam for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN).

For more specifics about our unique campus programs, check out our accredited ABSN program, offered at these campus locations:

As an alternative, you may consider our online MSN Direct Entry program, designed for those who hold a non-nursing bachelor’s degree. You can potentially earn a master’s degree in nursing in as few as 20 months.

Herzing University is dedicated to YOU. Here at Herzing, we are career-focused, convenient and caring. Our specialized nursing programs were designed to help you achieve the career that you want in nursing at an affordable price.

Herzing offers diploma, undergraduate and graduate nursing degrees across 8 states at 11 different campuses and our online program, so you can choose the program and location.

But don’t take our word for it! Hear from current and graduated students who agree that Herzing helped them attain their educational and career goals.

We have a variety of start dates throughout the year. Check out your program of interest to find out how soon you can get started.

You can also take a look at our undergraduate admissions process, contact an admissions advisor or apply today!

Accreditation

Accreditation & Disclosure

1. The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Herzing University Akron, Atlanta, Brookfield, Kenosha, Madison, Minneapolis, New Orleans, and Orlando are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).  This accreditation includes the baccalaureate degree program offered at the satellite Herzing University Tampa location.

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master's degree program in nursing, and post-graduate APRN certificate program at Herzing University - Madison are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

Herzing University is approved to offer programs in an online learning modality through association with the main campus in Madison, Wisconsin.


CCNE Accreditation

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Not all programs are offered at all campuses.

The faculty here make themselves available during their designated office hours, but if you need extra help, they will meet at times that will work for YOU.

Barbara Mulcahy

Barbara Mulcahy

Nursing Program

Madison Campus

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