Herzing University-Atlanta

3393 Peachtree Road Suite 1003
Atlanta, GA 30326
Tel: (4.0)481-6453
430 students
Private for-profit
The mission of Herzing College is to provide degree and diploma higher education programs of high quality that are designed to prepare a diverse student population to meet the needs of employers in technology, business, health care, design, and public safety. The career-oriented degree programs contain a complementary and integrated general education curriculum established to stimulate students’ intellectual growth, to contribute to their personal development, and to enhance their potential for career advancement. Herzing University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.
School Highlights:
Herzing University-Atlanta serves 430 students (65% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Herzing University-Atlanta is one of 10 community colleges within Fulton County, GA.
The nearest community college is Herzing University Atlanta (0.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Herzing University-Atlanta Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 18 staff
59 staff
Herzing University-Atlanta Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 430 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 80% over five years.
Total Enrollment
430 students
1,282 students
Herzing University-Atlanta Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
22:1
Herzing University-Atlanta student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
280 students
810 students
Herzing University-Atlanta Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 150 students
1,017 students
Herzing University-Atlanta Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Herzing University-Atlanta Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 270 students 784 students
# Graduate Students 10 students 23 students
Herzing University-Atlanta sch graduate Herzing University-Atlanta sta graduate
% Asian
11%
2%
Herzing University-Atlanta Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
5%
7%
Herzing University-Atlanta Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
72%
12%
Herzing University-Atlanta Black (2006-2013)
% White
6%
57%
Herzing University-Atlanta White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
5%
2%
Herzing University-Atlanta More (2008-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Herzing University-Atlanta Unknown (2006-2013)
Herzing University-Atlanta Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.45 0.53
Herzing University-Atlanta Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,880 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,880 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,880 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,880 $10,294
Herzing University-Atlanta Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
89%
Herzing University-Atlanta % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 73%
78%
Herzing University-Atlanta Percent Admitted (2007-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

The first Herzing College was founded as a computer programming school in 1965 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, by Henry and Suzanne Herzing. Since 1965, Herzing College has grown from a modest classroom to a progressive leader in career education with six campuses in the U.S., and other affiliated colleges, five of which are in Canada. All U.S. campus locations award bachelors of science degrees and associate of science degrees in such areas as network technology, electronics, programming and business administration. While expanding its campuses, Herzing also diversified its educational programs to include the fields of business management, electronics, health care, design, and public safety. It also raised the level of credentials from not only diplomas, but also bachelors of science degrees and associate of science degrees at all its U.S. campuses. Herzing College in Atlanta has provided training for demanding careers since 1965. Offering both Associate and Bachelor degree programs, Herzing College prepares graduates for computer and business-oriented careers in Atlanta's fastest growing jobs. Our state-of-the-art facility is located in the heart of Buckhead and offers both day and evening classes. Herzing University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.

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Atlanta 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 0.37, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Atlanta is . Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.