Herzing University-Kenner

2500 Williams Blvd
Kenner, LA 70062
Tel: (504)733-0074
292 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Herzing University-Kenner serves 292 students (62% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Herzing University-Kenner is one of 6 community colleges within Jefferson County, LA.
The nearest community college is Herzing University New Orleans (0 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Herzing University-Kenner 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 292 teachers has grown by 64% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
292 students
1,303 students
Herzing University-Kenner Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
181 students
835 students
Herzing University-Kenner Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 111 students
1,046 students
Herzing University-Kenner Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Herzing University-Kenner sch enrollment Herzing University-Kenner sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 286 students 1,283 students
# Graduate Students 6 students 42 students
Herzing University-Kenner sch graduate Herzing University-Kenner sta graduate
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
Herzing University-Kenner Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
Herzing University-Kenner Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Herzing University-Kenner Black (2006-2012)
% White
Herzing University-Kenner White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
Herzing University-Kenner More (2010-2012)
Herzing University-Kenner sch ethnicity Herzing University-Kenner 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. 0.54 0.44
Herzing University-Kenner Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,150 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has declined by 18% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,150 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has declined by 18% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,150 $5,890
Herzing University-Kenner In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,150 $10,047
Herzing University-Kenner Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 71%
Herzing University-Kenner Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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