Akron Institute of Herzing University

1600 South Arlington Street, Suite 100
Akron, OH 44306-3931
Tel: (330)724-1600
318 students
Pivate, for profit
  • The Akron Institute of Herzing University was established in 1970, and has been serving the students of Akron, Ohio and surrounding areas for over 40 years. The Akron Institute joined the Herzing family in 2003, after which it grew in program offerings, staff, and students to the point that the school moved to a larger building after only one year. The Akron Institute of Herzing University offers Bachelor's and Associate degrees and diplomas in business, healthcare, technology, and public safety. The Akron Institute provides flexible scheduling options, small class sizes, and accelerated degree programs so that students can earn a high quality education without sacrificing in other important areas of their lives. The Akron Institute of Herzing University is focused on more than the education of their students. They are career-focused, helping graduates prepare for jobs after graduation. In 2009, the Akron Institute of Herzing University had 90% of its graduates working in their field-of-study.
School Highlights
Akron Institute of Herzing University serves 318 students (60% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Akron Institute of Herzing University is one of 6 community colleges within Summit County, OH.
The nearest community college is National Institute of Massotherapy (3.90 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Akron Institute of Herzing University (OH) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 27 staff 29 staff
Akron Institute of Herzing University Total Faculty (2013-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 318 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment 318 students 510 students
Akron Institute of Herzing University Total Enrollment (2013-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 27:1
Akron Institute of Herzing University Student Staff Ratio (2013-2014)
# Full-Time Students 190 students 322 students
Akron Institute of Herzing University Full-Time Students (2013-2014)
# Part-Time Students 128 students 248 students
Akron Institute of Herzing University Part-Time Students (2013-2014)
Akron Institute of Herzing University Enrollment Breakdown OH All Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
4%
3%
Akron Institute of Herzing University Hispanic (2013-2014)
% Black
14%
12%
Akron Institute of Herzing University Black (2013-2014)
% White
76%
73%
Akron Institute of Herzing University White (2013-2014)
% Two or more races
3%
1%
Akron Institute of Herzing University More (2013-2014)
% Unknown races
3%
10%
Akron Institute of Herzing University Ethnicity Breakdown OH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.40 0.44
Akron Institute of Herzing University Diversity Score (2013-2014)

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $10,665 is less than the state average of $14,355. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $10,665 $14,355
Akron Institute of Herzing University In-State Tuition Fees (2013-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97% 94%
Akron Institute of Herzing University % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2013-2014)
Percent Admitted 100% 78%
Akron Institute of Herzing University Percent Admitted (2013-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • As a part of Herzing University, the Akron Institute is a university that lives by its student-first philosophy. Career-Focused, Convenient, and Caring is more than a mission statement. It is at the center of every business decision, new-hire, and new program. Herzing University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association (www.ncahlc.org, 800-621-7440). Akron Institute of Herzing University 1600 S. Arlington St., Suite 100 Akron, OH 44306 OH REG # 04-01-1704T

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Did You Know?
For Summit County, OH private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,436 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Summit County, OH community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.37, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Summit County, OH is Brown Mackie College-Akron. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.