Akron Institute of Herzing University

1600 South Arlington Street Suite 100
Akron, OH 44306
Tel: (330)724-1600
295 students
Private 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:
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Akron Institute of Herzing University serves 295 students (72.88% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
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Akron Institute of Herzing University is one of 6 community colleges within Summit County, OH.
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The nearest community college is National Institute of Massotherapy (3.88 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Akron Institute of Herzing University Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 28 staff 61 staff

Student Body

The student population of 295 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 295 students 1,294 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 21:1
# Full-Time Students 215 students 822 students
# Part-Time Students 80 students 1,025 students
Akron Institute of Herzing University Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1% 2%
% Hispanic
2% 7%
% Black
27% 12%
% White
65% 57%
% Two or more races
3% 2%
% Unknown races
3% 3%
Akron Institute of Herzing University Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average 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. 0.52 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $10,800 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $10,800 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $10,800 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,800 $10,252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 98% 89%
Percent Admitted 75% 80%
Source: 2005 (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?
Summit, 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 0.35, which is lower than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Summit, OH is Akron Institute of Herzing University. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.