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Degree: Nursing
Graduation Year: 2018

I recently finished the BSN program at the Orlando campus. First and foremost, it was challenging and I am proud to say that I have finished. Thankfully, securing a job at a local hospital with a degree from this school is easy. Does the school prepare you for the NCLEX and give you the tools you need to be successful? Yes, it does. On the other hand, you have to have thick skin to attend this program. You need thick skin in general to work in the field of nursing so if you are up for a frustrating battle this may be the school for you. I started Herzing in 2015 with my prerequisites and entered the nursing program in 2016. Throughout my course of study the program changed. It was frustrating for me because I recommended the school to others and sadly when they entered the program, the things that I had previously stated to them had changed. I kept my head in the game and continued. I finished the program without having to repeat any courses. The program has a hand full of great professors. Some great ones have recently left as well. The program is also full of professors that are actively working on higher degrees. Sounds good, however, you are not a priority to these professors and your work is not graded in real-time (with the exception of 1 or 2). Despite bad reviews, the bad professors remain and the good ones tend to leave. You will get to know who genuinely cares. Some should be car salesmen because of the song and dance they put on. Remember my comment about thick skin. Just smile and make it out of there. Now that I have finished, let's talk about the customer service. The school prides itself on the P.R.I.C.E. of success model. I'm pretty certain that the P stands for professionalism, the R for respect, and the E for engagement. If the students are made to follow this, then why aren't the professors held to the same standards. As a recent graduate, your emails will go unanswered. Where is the assistance with registering for the NCLEX? It is obvious that there are internal issues going on and the students/recent nursing graduates are suffering. Where is the communication? Where is the customer service? Where is this P.R.I.C.E model that is supposedly followed? I am extremely frustrated as I type this review. I wish it could be better but this school has left a bad taste in my mouth. This is not my first rodeo. I have other degrees under my belt. The corporate office needs to seriously look into what is going on at the Orlando campus. The school has a good reputation at the hospitals and the students get jobs afterwards. However, the amount of unprofessionalism that students have to deal with, while paying good money, is not necessary. So, if you are looking for a nursing program that is challenging, always changing, with kind & caring professors mixed with others that should not be employed, that lacks customer service, a school with poor communication and customer service, but a good shot at getting a job upon graduation, this may be the school for you. If you hear of any other nursing programs in the area that promise a smoother transition into the field of nursing, try there first. The school was convenient for me in terms of distance and I worked full-time for most of the program. I feel happy and blessed to have this degree. Now, if I can only get responses to my emails and get registered for the NCLEX I would be happier. I beg of the corporate office to please do customer service training with the employees of the Orlando campus!!! Do I recommend this school to others? Yes, but with strong reservations.

5 out of 5
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Degree: Medical Assistant
Graduation Year: 2019

I am a online herzing university student who majoring in medical assistant and I am in the process of founding a clinical site its a great school and i love it and i almost finish im just trying to make sure i have a clinical site and can do internship if you dont want to look for your own clinical and internship site then this not the school for you

1 out of 5
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Degree: Nursing
Graduation Year: 2019

Racism, severely disorganized, unprofessional, higher-ups retaliate against students, lack of resources... I mean the list can go on and on. This school is not worth your time and money. I knew I would be paying a lot to go here, but this school acts just like a fraudulent insurance company; they take all your money and they don't follow through with supplying you with everything you need in order to succeed. Car insurance companies behave like that: you get rear-ended, good luck with getting your insurance company to handle it. It took an act of having a lawyer to get the car insurance to cooperate with me. If you plan to enroll here, please make sure you know of a good educational lawyer in case you need him/her later on. This school is a scam and they will rip you off. They've charged us for software that we aren't even allowed to use. There's already a handful of people looking to sue Herzing University due to negligence and fraud. Steer clear and do not come here. We had great professors and the problem was that if the professors advocated for us students, the Herzing higher-ups would get pissed and retaliate against the professors by firing them. It's the same old s***, different day routine every semester at this campus in Atlanta. They know exactly what they're doing, but they hope we are dumb enough to not realize it. Do you really want to attend a shady school like that? Please run away while you can! RUN!

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Degree: MBA in Human Resources
Graduation Year: 2018

Herzing's MBA program is comprehensive and thorough. Instructors are knowledgeable and accommodating. This program exceeded expectations in preparation to advance in y career. I am a Madison student but took classes online. Both the campus and online staff were awesome to work with.

4 out of 5
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Degree: Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
Graduation Year: 2018

TRUTH: It is a private school that is non-profit so people need to expect the school to be a bit pricey. It's posted on their webpage so UNDERSTAND that is PRICEY. You should have known that this school would be pricey since you have looked into it. First of all, financial services at the school is sometimes frustrating and at times great. It depends on who answers your call or who calls you. Second, the support for online students is tremendous on instructors and IT. You have to reach out to them, not them on you. ONLINE = INDEPENDENT get that through y'alls thick heads. SELF-LEARN??? ummm hello that is why it's an online degree, you the student have to read and understand the assignment, and listen to the presentations the instructors provide you. Honestly, the price you pay for the top-notch instructors you receive is GREAT. Career services- NOT SO GOOD. Sometimes I have more commonsense then tutors, don't use them, it's lame, except for math class hehehe. Turn in the assignments. FINANCIAL AID always goes to you if you have left overs. Herzing does what it needs for its students, if you are online then be it that you an INDEPENDENT student, so have more common sense then just spitting out your nasty experience with one to three teachers or one to five staff of Herzing.

1 out of 5
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Degree: Nursing
Graduation Year: 2018

This school is a waste of money. Lord forbid if you or a family member gets terminally ill. The school has no exceptions and trying to appeal is a joke. Missing a day of class or clinical even if you or family is in the hospital is not allowed. I can not understand how anyone can be so cold hearted.

2 out of 5
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Degree: Nursing
Graduation Year: 2016

I don't know what to say, after several months graduated, Im still in shock. Do they not get that the student comes first. Honestly, this school is cold!! They bully there student create added stress on a already stressful time bottom line is retaining funding. The instructors are Top notch but intention is very. damaging to many. There are so many underlying dynamics here, I wouldn't know where to begin. definitely NOT worth the stress!! !

5 out of 5
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Degree: Healthcare Management
Graduation Year: 2014

I attended Herzing online to obtain my BS in Healthcare Management. I greatly appreciated the flexibility of class attendance and found all of my professors to be readily available to answer any questions regarding assignments, as well as promoting active engagement in communications on the discussion board with my peers each week. Although I had already had experience in the industry as a coder, upon completion of my degree, I was promoted into a supervisory role overseeing the coding staff for a large mutli-specialty physician group. I still continually receive offers from recruiters for multiple opportunities and am so happy I made the decision to purse this degree.

5 out of 5
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Degree: Nurse Practitioner (Family)
Graduation Year: 2018

I have been in the program since 2015. I am on my final year of schooling and about to graduate here in the fall. Let me tell you that the comments about how ridiculous this school is, are not true. It is online learning, you do get support from your staff, writing centers, tutors, etc. But, you have to remember it is ONLINE learning and you have to be really motivated to get the work done. It is a GRADUATE program and the work will more intense. It is not like a BSN program. Think of it as a ASN program but on steroids. I am glad I chose this school and have learned so much.

1 out of 5
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Degree: Nursing
Graduation Year: 2017

TERRIBLE!!!! That's all I have to say. This school does not want it's students to pass. You pay a fortune and get NOTHING. Worst mistake I ever made. They offer ebooks which is ridiculous for as much self learning and reading you have to do, they give cheap equipment that breaks and they expect you to pretty much learn on your own and hopefully the tests will have information that you have Cortes on it... Do your self a favor and don't go to this school!!'

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