Herzing University-Birmingham

Tel: (205)916-2800
296 students
Private for-profit

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The mission of Herzing College is to provide degree and diploma higher education programs of high quality that are designed to prepare a diverse student population to meet the needs of employers in technology, business, health care, design, and public safety. The career-oriented degree programs contain a complementary and integrated general education curriculum established to stimulate students’ intellectual growth, to contribute to their personal development, and to enhance their potential for career advancement. Herzing University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.
School Highlights:
Herzing University-Birmingham serves 296 students (57% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Herzing University-Birmingham is one of 7 community colleges within Jefferson County, AL.
The nearest community college is Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus (3.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Herzing University-Birmingham Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 296 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 18% over five years.
Total Enrollment
296 students
1,287 students
Herzing University-Birmingham Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
168 students
832 students
Herzing University-Birmingham Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 128 students
1,021 students
Herzing University-Birmingham Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Herzing University-Birmingham sch enrollment Herzing University-Birmingham sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 295 students 1,269 students
# Graduate Students 1 students 42 students
Herzing University-Birmingham sch graduate Herzing University-Birmingham sta graduate
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Herzing University-Birmingham Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Herzing University-Birmingham Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
63%
12%
Herzing University-Birmingham Black (2006-2012)
% White
30%
66%
Herzing University-Birmingham White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
4%
2%
Herzing University-Birmingham More (2010-2012)
Herzing University-Birmingham sch ethnicity Herzing University-Birmingham sta ethnicity
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. 0.51 0.45
Herzing University-Birmingham Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,150 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,150 is more than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,150 $5,940
Herzing University-Birmingham In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,150 $10,072
Herzing University-Birmingham Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 82%
78%
Herzing University-Birmingham Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Herzing College was one of the first post-secondary institutions founded to train students for the computer industry. Since 1965 business and computer-related education has been the focus of Herzing, even as it grew to encompass six campuses in the U.S., five campuses in Canada, and the founding of its Online Division, herzingonline.com. Herzing also diversified its educational programs to include the fields of business management, electronics, health care, design, and public safety. Herzing College in Birmingham was founded in 1965. Conveniently located in Homewood, near downtown Birmingham and I-65. Herzing College has modern computer labs, electronics labs, lecture rooms, and a library and resource center all dedicated to providing students with the tools necessary to find exciting careers in their fields of study. Herzing College will help students develop financial plans to pay for their education through a combination of financial aid (if eligible), family contributions, and employer tuition reimbursement plans. A variety of methods of meeting educational expenses is available. Financial Aid at Herzing College includes grants (outright gifts of money which do not need to be repaid), loans (borrowed money which must be repaid with interest), and employment (assistance in finding part-time jobs). Herzing College has been serious about assisting each student in finding the right job. As a career college, it also helps graduates find employment upon graduation. Herzing University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.

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