Herzing University-Kenner

2500 Williams Blvd
Kenner, LA 70062
Tel: (504)733-0074
381 students
Pivate, for profit
School Highlights
Herzing University-Kenner serves 381 students (48% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Herzing University-Kenner is one of 5 community colleges within Jefferson County, LA.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Saint Rose (2.80 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 40% over five years.
Herzing University-Kenner (LA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Public
Total Faculty 19 staff 25 staff
Herzing University-Kenner Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 381 has declined by 5% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has grown by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment 381 students 357 students
Herzing University-Kenner Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 34:1
Herzing University-Kenner Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 181 students 382 students
Herzing University-Kenner Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 200 students 906 students
Herzing University-Kenner Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Herzing University-Kenner Enrollment Breakdown LA All Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 177 students 296 students
# Graduate Students 4 students 4 students
Herzing University-Kenner Graduation BreakDown LA All Graduation Breakdown
% Asian
3%
2%
Herzing University-Kenner Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
4%
5%
Herzing University-Kenner Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
53%
35%
Herzing University-Kenner Black (2006-2014)
% White
33%
45%
Herzing University-Kenner White (2006-2014)
% Unknown races
6%
11%
Herzing University-Kenner Ethnicity Breakdown LA 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. 0.60 0.66
Herzing University-Kenner Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $11,150 is less than the state average of $15,345. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $11,150 $15,345
Herzing University-Kenner In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100% 90%
Herzing University-Kenner % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2014)
Percent Admitted 100% 79%
Herzing University-Kenner Percent Admitted (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
Jefferson County, LA 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 0.17, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Jefferson County, LA is Herzing University-Kenner. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.