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:
Akron Institute of Herzing University serves 295 students (73% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 20%.
Akron Institute of Herzing University is one of 6 community colleges within Summit County County, OH.
The nearest community college is National Institute of Massotherapy (3.9 miles away).

School Overview

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 60 staff

Student Body

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from :1 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 grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
295 students
1,269 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 21:1
# Full-Time Students
215 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 80 students 1,017 students
Akron Institute of Herzing University sch enrollment Akron Institute of Herzing University sta enrollment
% 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 sch ethnicity Akron Institute of Herzing University 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. 0.52 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $10,800 is more than the state average of $5,740. 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 $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $10,800 $5,740
Akron Institute of Herzing University In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,800 $10,252
Akron Institute of Herzing University Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 98% 89%
Percent Admitted 75% 78%
Source: 2013 (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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  • Akron National Institute of Massotherapy
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    3681 Manchester Rd.
    Akron, OH 44319
    (330)867-1996
    3.9  Mi  |  43  students
  • Akron Brown Mackie College-Akron
    Private for-profit
    755 White Pond Dr. Suite 101
    Akron, OH 44320
    (330)869-3600
    6.9  Mi  |  629  students
  • Suffield Carnegie Career College
    1292 Waterloo Rd
    Suffield, OH 44260
    (330)628-3775
    7.7  Mi  |  0  students
  • Cuyahoga Falls Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls
    Private for-profit
    2545 Bailey Road
    Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
    (3.3)092-3995
    8.1  Mi  |  322  students
  • Stow National College-Stow
    Private for-profit
    3855 Fishcreek Rd
    Stow, OH 44224
    (330)676-1351
    10.4  Mi  |  82  students
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Did You Know?
For Summit, OH private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,852 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
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 0.53. The most diverse community college in Summit, OH is Akron Institute of Herzing University. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.