College Search helps you research colleges and universities, find schools that match your preferences, and add schools to a personal watch list.

Herzing University: Madison

Madison, WI

At A Glance

Main Address

5218 E Terrace Dr

Madison, WI 53718-8340

Admission Office

5218 East Terrace Drive

Madison, WI 53718

(608) 249-6611

Fax : (608) 249-8593

Contact : Matthew Schneider

Director of Admissions

Type of School



college of business

career college

3-year school


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

College Board Code: 0388

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 1,732

School Calendar


Degrees Available







Small City (50-250k)


Commuter campus



Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --


SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : --

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : --

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Continuous

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Diploma, Associate, Bachelor's, Master's degrees

Accreditation and Associations

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Accounting A B
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping C
Accounting and Business/Management B
Accounting and Finance B
Business Administration and Management, General A B M
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry A B
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies B
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services A B
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General B
International Business/Trade/Commerce B
Marketing/Marketing Management, General B
Office Management and Supervision A B

Communications Technologies & Support Services
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics, and Special Effects A B

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer Graphics A B
Computer Programming, Specific Applications A B
Computer Programming/Programmer, General A B
Computer Science A B
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications A B
Computer and Information Sciences, General A B
Information Science/Studies A B
Information Technology A B
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager A B

Computer Software Engineering A B

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD A B
Biomedical Technology/Technician A
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician A B
Civil Drafting and Civil Engineering CAD/CADD A B
Civil Engineering Technologies/Technicians A B
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician A B
Computer Hardware Technology/Technician A B
Computer Software Technology/Technician A B
Computer/Computer Systems Technology/Technician A B
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General A B
Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician A B
Electrical/Electronics Drafting and Electrical/Electronics CAD/CADD A B
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD A B
Telecommunications Technology/Technician A B

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist A
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator A B
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician B C
Health Unit Manager/Ward Supervisor B
Health/Health Care Administration/Management B
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management B
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder A C
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller C
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist A C
Medical Office Computer Specialist/Assistant A C
Medical Office Management/Administration A B
Medical Reception/Receptionist A C
Medical/Clinical Assistant A C
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer A
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse A
Surgical Technology/Technologist A

Legal Professions & Studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal A
Legal Studies A B

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Communications Systems Installation and Repair Technology/Technician A B
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician A B
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair Technology/Technician, General A B
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician A B

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies B
Homeland Security B

Visual & Performing Arts
Game and Interactive Media Design B
Graphic Design A B

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Cooperative Education

Honors Program


Independent Study

Liberal Arts/Career Combination

Off-Campus Study Options

Study Abroad

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Weekend College

Distance Learning

Computer Services

450 Public computers, available in: Computer Center, Libraries, Student Center

Computer repair service available on campus

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Small

Geographic Location : 90 miles from Milwaukee, 150 miles from Chicago.

Small City


Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 1,732

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : 1,045

Graduate enrollment : --

Other Activities & Organizations

Student Newspaper : The Herzing Herald

Housing Options

Additional Housing Options

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

Counseling And Wellness

Personal counseling

Career counseling

Employment services for undergraduates

Financial aid counseling

Placement services for graduates

Adult (re-entering) student services/programs

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Services and/or facilities for hearing impaired

Services and/or facilities for speech or communications disorders

Services and/or facilities for visually impaired

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs

Learning center

Reduced course load

Remedial instruction

Study skills assistance


Writing center


Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries


Choral Groups


Concert Band


Dance Activity




Film Society




Government or Political Activity


International Student Organization


Jazz Band


Literary Magazine


Marching Band


Model United Nations


Music Ensembles


Musical Theater




Pep Band


Radio Station




Student Newspaper


Symphony Orchestra


Television Station






General Applying Information

Application Fee: $0.00

Application Fee Waiver Available: No

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --

Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

SAT score use policy

Information not supplied by college

Additional requirements for home-schooled students

Special requirements for home-schooled applicants:

(in addition to any polices listed)

State high school equivalency certificate

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

Interview and placement test required prior to acceptance. Application process varies by program.

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

From the college: Students receive credit for AP scores of 3 or higher.

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math


SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing


ACT Composite


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

Financial Aid Deadlines

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Beverly Faga

Financial aid office phone : (608) 249-6611

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:


Institution's own financial aid form

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

External finance company

Installment payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:




Out-of-state tuition and fees:




Room only:




Books and supplies:




Estimated personal expenses:




Transportation expenses:




Estimated Total In-state:




Estimated Total Out-of-state:




The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.

For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): --

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: 75

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: 75

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: 25

Admission Requirements (Required)

High School Transcript

College Transcript(s)


Students who applied for transfer

Terms in which transfer students may enroll





Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman




Services for students transferring IN from another school



Pre-admission transcript evaluation (determination of what courses will transfer)

Special Requirements


For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: --

Annual College Costs

Room & Board(on-campus): --

Room & Board(off-campus): --

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: --

Financial Aid

International students eligible for need based aid

International students eligible for non-need based aid

Non-resident aliens must submit the following financial aid forms:

Foreign Student Certification of Finances

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: 61

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

International Student Adviser