Herzing University New Orleans

2500 Williams Boulevard, Kenner
LA, 70062
Tel: 504-733-0074
361 students
Public institution

Get admissions information on Herzing University New Orleans and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

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 Delgado Community College (8.2 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
1,287 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 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).

Get admissions information on Herzing University New Orleans and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Loaction Mi. Students
  • New Orleans Delgado Community College
    Public
    615 City Park Ave
    New Orleans , LA , 70119
    (504)671-5000
    8.2  Mi  |  18115  students
  • New Orleans Cameron College
    Private for-profit
    2740 Canal St
    New Orleans , LA , 70119
    (504)821-5881
    9.4  Mi  |  145  students
  • Chalmette Nunez Community College
    Public
    3710 Paris Rd
    Chalmette , LA , 70043
    (504)278-6200
    17.2  Mi  |  2294  students
Recent Articles
4 Indispensable Tips for Surviving Your 1st Semester of Community College
4 Indispensable Tips for Surviving Your 1st Semester of Community College
This summer will be wrapping up before we know of it, and your first semester at community college is rapidly approaching. Are you ready for it?
Simple Mistakes Cost Community College Students Millions
Are you receiving the full financial aid you should? The process of applying for financial aid can be both time-consuming and confusing, especially for first-time college students. Learn about common errors to avoid in order to maximize your financial aid opportunities.
Students Stuck for Four Years to Earn an Associate?s Degree
A recent report revealed that many California community college students take twice as long to get an associate’s degree as is normally required. While community college is less expensive than attending a four-year institution, students who drag out their degree programs lose much of that savings in additional tuition, fees, textbooks, and lost wages. In this article, we examine the reasons why some students take so long to graduate.