Herzing University Atlanta

3393 Peachtree Road, NE, Atlanta
GA, 30326
Tel: 404-816-4533
609 students
Public institution

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Herzing University Atlanta was founded in 1949 as Massey Junior College. Massey Junior College joined Herzing University in 1979 to become Herzing University Atlanta. As the university expanded, it moved to its current location, a state-of-the-art building located in the heart of Buckhead and the financial district. Herzing University Atlanta offers Bachelor’s and Associate degrees in computer, business, healthcare, and criminal justice programs. Herzing University Atlanta offers small classes sizes of about 20 to 30 students each. Each class is taught by professionals in the industry who have real-world experience. Each student receives hands-on assistance from professors, and personal attention from staff members, including career preparation guidance.
School Highlights:
Herzing University Atlanta serves 609 students
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Herzing University Atlanta is one of 11 community colleges within Fulton County, GA.
The nearest community college is Herzing University-Atlanta (0.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Herzing University Atlanta Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 609 teachers has grown by 0% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 1.00 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
609 students
1,287 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
- 7%
% Black
- 12%
% White
- 66%
% Two or more races"
- 2%
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. 1.00 0.45
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

||Herzing University and all of its campuses are committed to providing student-first service to each and every student. Part of this student first philosophy is offering 3 flexible scheduling options, accelerated degree programs, and career services. ||Herzing University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association (www.ncahlc.org, 800-621-7440).

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