Herzing University New Orleans

2500 Williams Boulevard
Kenner, LA 70062
Tel: 504-733-0074
361 students
Public institution
Herzing University New Orleans first opened its doors in 1996 as a branch of Herzing University’s Atlanta campus. In 2000, the university moved to its current location to accommodate the need for a college in New Orleans with its program offerings. Herzing University New Orleans offers degrees and diplomas in Technology, Paralegal, and Business Administration, producing graduates with high quality and in-demand careers. In fact, the Paralegal program at Herzing University New Orleans is one of the few programs in Louisiana by the American Bar Association. With small class sizes and hands on instruction, Herzing’s students receive a highly valuable and convenient education.
School Highlights:
Herzing University New Orleans serves 361 students
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Herzing University New Orleans is one of 6 community colleges within Jefferson County, LA.
The nearest community college is Herzing University-Kenner (0 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Herzing University New Orleans Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
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 361 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
361 students
1,303 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
- 7%
% Black
- 12%
% White
- 67%
% 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 was founded in 1965, and is still operated by the founding family. Renee Herzing, daughter of founder Henry Herzing, acts as the University president, and continues to carry out the university mission of providing a career focused, convenient, and caring education to its students. Herzing University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association (www.ncahlc.org, 800-621-7440).

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • KennerHerzing University-Kenner
    Private for-profit
    2500 Williams Blvd
    KennerLA70062
    ((50)4)7-33-0074
    Private for-profit
    0 mi | 292 students                      
  • Saint RoseITT Technical Institute-Saint Rose
    Public
    140 James Drive East
    Saint RoseLA70087
    ((50)4)4-63-0338
    Public
    2.8 mi | 590 students                      
  • MetairieLouisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus
    Public
    5200 Blair Drive
    MetairieLA70001
    ((50)4)6-71-6700
    Public
    3.5 mi | 289 students                      
  • MetairieBlue Cliff College-Metairie
    Private for-profit
    3200 Cleary Ave
    MetairieLA70002
    Private for-profit
    4.1 mi | 625 students                      
  • New OrleansDelgado Community College
    Public
    615 City Park Ave
    New OrleansLA70119
    ((50)4)6-71-5000
    Public
    8.2 mi | 18115 students                      
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Did You Know?
Jefferson, 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 0.55, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Jefferson, LA is Herzing University New Orleans. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.