50 Hurt Plaza SE Suite 400
Atlanta, GA 30303
Top Ranked (2022-23): View Rankings
  • It is the mission of Herzing University to educate, support, and empower all students for success in work, learning and engagement in our communities and global society. Career-oriented degree programs include 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 admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.

School Highlights

Herzing University Atlanta serves 608 students (73% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state community college average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 608 students
  • Private-state tuition: $14,200
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Minority enrollment: 88%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Herzing University Atlanta ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 175% over five years.
Herzing University Atlanta
(GA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associates Colleges
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
4 or more years
Four or more years
Institution Control
Private, for profit
Public
Total Faculty
55 staff
209 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Herzing University Atlanta has grown by 78% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
The Herzing University Atlanta diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
608 students
2,470 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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# Full-Time Students
442 students
929 students
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# Part-Time Students
167 students
1,541 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Herzing University Atlanta.
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# Undergraduate Students
572 students
1,116 students
# Graduate Students
36 students
56 students
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GA All Graduation Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
506 students
% Asian
4%
3%
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% Hispanic
6%
8%
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% Black
68%
33%
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% White
12%
44%
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% Hawaiian
1%
n/a
% Two or more races
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Herzing University Atlanta and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in GA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Non Resident races
n/a
2%
% Unknown races
6%
8%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.45
0.68
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$45,100
$29,500
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $14,200 is less than the state average of $15,445. The private state tuition has grown by 20% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$14,200
$15,445
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
98%
91%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Herzing University Atlanta and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in GA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$22,730
$13,000
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Herzing University Atlanta and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$6,920
$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Herzing University Atlanta and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
100%
84%
This chart display the percent admitted of Herzing University Atlanta and the community college average percent admitted of GA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
SAT Reading
n/a
465
SAT Math
n/a
450
SAT Writing
n/a
465
ACT Composite
n/a
18
ACT English
n/a
18
ACT Math
n/a
18
ACT Writing
n/a
7
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (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, 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, Illinois, 60614-1413, www.hlcommission.org, (800) 621-7400 .
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 608 students
  • Private-state tuition: $14,200
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Minority enrollment: 88%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Fulton County, GA community colleges have a diversity score of 0.44, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Fulton County, GA is Georgia State University-Perimeter College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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