Herzing University Atlanta

  • It is the mission of Herzing University to provide high-quality undergraduate and graduate degrees and diploma programs to prepare a diverse and geographically distributed student population to meet the needs of employers in technology, business, healthcare (including social work), design, and public safety. 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 341 students (84% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Herzing University Atlanta is one of 8 community colleges within Fulton County, GA.
  • The nearest community college to Herzing University Atlanta is Brown Mackie College-Atlanta (2.2 miles away).

Top Placements

Herzing University Atlanta places among the top 20% of community colleges in Georgia for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 62% over five years.
Herzing University Atlanta(GA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty26 staff94 staff
Herzing University Atlanta Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Herzing University Atlanta has declined by 24% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
  • The Herzing University Atlanta diversity score of 0.57 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has grown by 27% over five years.
Total Enrollment341 students2,588 students
Herzing University Atlanta Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:127:1
Herzing University Atlanta Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students286 students1,115 students
Herzing University Atlanta Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students117 students1,473 students
Herzing University Atlanta Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Herzing University Atlanta Enrollment Breakdown GA All Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students62 students1,116 students
# Graduate Students62 students62 students
Herzing University Atlanta Graduation BreakDown GA All Graduation Breakdown
% Asian
Herzing University Atlanta Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Herzing University Atlanta Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Herzing University Atlanta Black (2007-2016)
% White
Herzing University Atlanta White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
% Two or more races
Herzing University Atlanta More (2011-2016)
Herzing University Atlanta Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.570.65
Herzing University Atlanta Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$45,100$30,100
Herzing University Atlanta Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $13,670 is more than the state average of $3,413. The in-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $13,670 is more than the state average of $7,181. The out-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$13,670$3,413
Herzing University Atlanta In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$13,670$7,181
Herzing University Atlanta Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid90%94%
Herzing University Atlanta % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2013)
Median Debt for Graduates$23,216$12,875
Herzing University Atlanta Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$7,750$5,574
Herzing University Atlanta Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate100%77%
Herzing University Atlanta Percent Admitted (2008-2016)
Source: 2016 (or 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.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Brown Mackie College-Atlanta
    Private, for profit
    919 students | 2.20 Mi4370 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd NE
    Atlanta GA  30319
  • 208 students | 4.20 Mi1900 Emery St, NW, Suite 200
    Atlanta GA  30318
  • 346 students | 4.40 Mi5303 New Peachtree Rd
    Atlanta GA  30341
  • 428 students | 5.00 Mi1140 Hammond Dr Ste A-1150
    Atlanta GA  30328
  • Bauder College
    Private, for profit
    398 students | 5.90 Mi384 Northyards Blvd., Suite 190
    Atlanta GA  30313
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