Herzing University Atlanta

50 Hurt Plaza SE Suite 400
Atlanta, GA 30303
Top Ranked (2024): 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 (61% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the state community college average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Enrollment: 608 students
  • Private-state tuition: $14,200
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 16:1
  • 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 39 teachers has declined by 29% 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, non-profit
Public
Total Faculty
39 staff
209 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Herzing University Atlanta has declined by 22% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The Herzing University Atlanta diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has grown by 14% over five years.
Total Enrollment
608 students
2,400 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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# Full-Time Students
371 students
882 students
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# Part-Time Students
237 students
1,518 students
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
479 students
245 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
572 students
940 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
36 students
71 students
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GA All Graduation Breakdown
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
n/a
1,740 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
37 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
654 students
% Asian
4%
3%
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% Hispanic
6%
8%
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% Black
68%
31%
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% White
12%
47%
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% Hawaiian
1%
n/a
% Two or more races
3%
2%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
2%
% Unknown races
6%
7%
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Diversity Score
0.51
0.67
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
n/a
44%
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
0.26%
3.17%
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 $15,136. The private state tuition has grown by 20% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$14,200
$15,136
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
100%
94%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$22,052
$12,139
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$6,747
$5,500
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Acceptance Rate
100%
79%
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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: 2021 (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.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Herzing University Atlanta cost?
Herzing University Atlanta's private state tuition is approximately $14,200.
What schools are Herzing University Atlanta often compared to?
Herzing University Atlantais often viewed alongside schools like Atlanta Metropolitan State College by visitors of our site.
What is the acceptance rate of Herzing University Atlanta?
The acceptance rate of Herzing University Atlanta is 100%, which is higher than the state average of 79%.
What is Herzing University Atlanta's ranking?
Herzing University Atlanta ranks among the top 20% of community college in Georgia for: Average community college minority breakdown, Percent of students receiving financial aid and Highest graduate earnings (10 years post graduation).
In what neighborhood is Herzing University Atlanta located?
Herzing University Atlanta is located in the Downtown Atlanta neighborhood of Atlanta, GA. There are 2 other community '.colleges.' located in Downtown Atlanta.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Enrollment: 608 students
  • Private-state tuition: $14,200
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Minority enrollment: 88%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Fulton County, GA community colleges have a diversity score of 0.45, 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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