Herzing University Birmingham

  • Herzing University Birmingham was founded in 1965 and acquired by Herzing University in 1968. Herzing University Birmingham now occupies a 40,000 square foot building featuring state-of-the-industry equipment, computer labs, electronic labs, and a library and resource center in order to provide high quality education to Birmingham and surrounding areas. At Herzing University Birmingham, you’ll receive the individual attention that is difficult to get at larger universities. Class sizes are small, with only about 20 to 30 students in each class.As a part of Herzing University, Herzing University Birmingham practices a strong student-first philosophy with every student. Herzing is a family-owned establishment that treats its students as a person, not a number.

School Highlights

Herzing University Birmingham serves 425 students
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 42%.

Top Rankings

Herzing University Birmingham ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Alabama for:

School Overview

Herzing University Birmingham(AL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationItem not availableAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
School CalendarLink to School Calendar

Student Body

The student population of Herzing University Birmingham has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The Herzing University Birmingham diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment425 students1,944 students
This chart display the total enrollment of Herzing University Birmingham and community college average number of enrollment of AL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Unknown races
100%
5%
Diversity Score0.000.59
This chart display the diversity score of Herzing University Birmingham and the community college average diversity score of AL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid356%89%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Herzing University Birmingham and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in AL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Herzing University has a solid philosophy on which the university was built. Herzing is family-owned and operated. The president of Herzing University, Renee Herzing, succeeded her father, who founded Herzing University in 1965. Herzing’s goal is to provide a high-quality education with flexible options, allowing students to earn a degree around their schedule.Herzing University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association (www.ncahlc.org, 800-621-7440).

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Herzing University Birmingham is Herzing University-Birmingham (0.0 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For Alabama public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,077 per year for in-state students and $7,206 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,921 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Alabama community colleges have a diversity score of 0.59, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Alabama is J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.