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Herzing University - Brookfield Overview

Herzing University - Brookfield is a private not-for-profit institution located in Brookfield, Wisconsin. The suburban atmosphere of Brookfield makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.

What Is Herzing University - Brookfield Known For?

96 Undergraduate Awards
96% Acceptance Rate
  • Although it may not be available for every major, the post-master's certificate is the highest award a student can attain at Herzing University - Brookfield.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 65% of the faculty were full-time.

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Herzing University - Brookfield Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Herzing University - Brookfield.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#13 Best Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#13 Best Criminal Justice & Corrections Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#18 Best Value Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#18 Best Value Criminal Justice & Corrections Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#61 Best Health & Medical Administrative Services Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#96 Best Value Accounting Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#133 Best Value Business Administration & Management Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards Herzing University - Brookfield has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#7 Highest Paid Criminal Justice & Corrections Graduates College Factual
#9 Highest Paid Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Graduates College Factual

Where Is Herzing University - Brookfield?

Location of Herzing University - Brookfield

Contact details for Herzing University - Brookfield are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 15895 W Bluemound Rd, Brookfield, WI 53005
Phone: 262-649-1710

How Do I Get Into Herzing University - Brookfield?

You can apply to Herzing University - Brookfield online at:

Admission Requirements for Herzing University - Brookfield

Submission Required?
High School GPA neither required nor recommended
High School Rank neither required nor recommended
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program neither required nor recommended
Recommendations neither required nor recommended
SAT or ACT Scores recommended
TOEFL recommended

How Hard Is It To Get Into Herzing University - Brookfield?

96% Acceptance Rate
88% Of Accepted Are Women
Since Herzing University - Brookfield has an acceptance rate of 96%, it is not too hard to gain acceptance into the school. Still, you need to be sure you complete your application in full and send in any other requested documents.

Approximately 12% of accepted students are men and 88% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 100%, and the acceptance rate for women is 96%.

Can I Afford Herzing University - Brookfield?

60% Take Out Loans
12.7% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Herzing University - Brookfield, approximately 60% of students took out student loans averaging $6,045 a year. That adds up to $24,180 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Herzing University - Brookfield is 12.7%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

Herzing University - Brookfield Undergraduate Student Diversity

262 Full-Time Undergraduates
88% Women
50% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 553 undergraduate students at Herzing University - Brookfield, with 262 being full-time and 291 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Herzing University - Brookfield

There are also 6 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 262 full-time undergraduates at Herzing University - Brookfield, 12% are male and 88% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Herzing University - Brookfield

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Herzing University - Brookfield students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Herzing University - Brookfield Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 15
Black or African American 89
Hispanic or Latino 19
White 118
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 21

Online Learning at Herzing University - Brookfield

258 Took All Classes Online
364 Took At Least One Class Online
2,514.1% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 11 bachelor’s degree and 2 master’s degree programs available online at Herzing University - Brookfield. In 2017-2018, 364 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Herzing University - Brookfield has changed over the last few years.


This school is the 44th most popular in Wisconsin for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of Herzing University - Brookfield

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Herzing University - Brookfield was 2,514.1%. This is the #7 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at Herzing University - Brookfield regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Herzing University - Brookfield majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 54%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Herzing University - Brookfield ranks compared to all other mostly online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Herzing University - Brookfield.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Visual & Performing Arts #2
Homeland Security #2
Nursing #2
Design & Applied Arts #2
Computer Programming #2
Health & Medical Administrative Services #3
Information Technology #3
Computer Systems Networking #3
Computer & Information Sciences #3
Business Administration & Management #3
Legal Professions #3
Legal Support Services #3
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting #3
Criminal Justice & Corrections #3
Accounting #3
Health Professions #4
Business, Management & Marketing #4

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Herzing University - Brookfield Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate Bachelor’s Master’s TOTAL
Nursing 0 0 43 0 43
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 13 13 0 0 26
Business Administration & Management 0 0 8 3 11
Health & Medical Administrative Services 4 2 5 0 11
Criminal Justice & Corrections 2 0 3 0 5
Accounting 0 0 2 0 2
Computer Programming 0 0 1 0 1
Computer Systems Networking 0 0 0 0 0
Information Technology 0 0 0 0 0
Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants 0 0 0 0 0
Somatic Bodywork & Therapeutic Services 0 0 0 0 0
Legal Support Services 0 0 0 0 0
Homeland Security 0 0 0 0 0
Design & Applied Arts 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 19 15 62 3 99


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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