Herzing University-Kenner

2500 Williams Blvd
Kenner, LA 70062
Tel: (504)733-0074
303 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Herzing University-Kenner serves 303 students (62% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% 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 Parish County, LA.
The nearest community college is Herzing University New Orleans (0 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 80% 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
Total Faculty 18 staff
60 staff
Herzing University-Kenner Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 303 teachers has grown by 71% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
303 students
1,266 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
21:1
Herzing University-Kenner student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
187 students
810 students
Herzing University-Kenner Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 116 students
1,017 students
Herzing University-Kenner Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Herzing University-Kenner sch enrollment Herzing University-Kenner sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 185 students 780 students
# Graduate Students 2 students 23 students
Herzing University-Kenner sch graduate Herzing University-Kenner sta graduate
% Asian
1%
2%
Herzing University-Kenner Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
6%
7%
Herzing University-Kenner Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
57%
12%
Herzing University-Kenner Black (2006-2013)
% White
32%
57%
Herzing University-Kenner White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Herzing University-Kenner More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
3%
3%
Herzing University-Kenner Unknown (2006-2013)
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 0.53
Herzing University-Kenner Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,150 is more than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,150 is more than the state average of $10,260. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,150 $5,740
Herzing University-Kenner In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,150 $10,260
Herzing University-Kenner Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
Percent Admitted 65%
78%
Herzing University-Kenner Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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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 0.53. The most diverse community college in Jefferson, LA is Herzing University New Orleans. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.