Herzing University-Minneapolis

  • Students are often surprised at what they find at Herzing University: An individualized approach to exploring their career choice in gaining admission to the University; small classes where instructors and staff know their names; demanding and confidence-building coursework; and people that truly care about their success. It probably comes as no surprise that Herzing students build strong and lasting bonds with their teachers and fellow classmates by the end of their programs at Herzing. Located in the northwest suburbs of the Twin Cities, the Minneapolis Campus has prepared students for dynamic careers in technology, business and the growing field of healthcare. Year in and year out, our graduates have exceeded the expectations of employers in the area and throughout the U.S. Our focused degree programs concentrate on skills necessary to succeed every day in the fields of technology, business, and healthcare.

School Highlights

Herzing University-Minneapolis serves 438 students (55% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.

Top Placements

Herzing University-Minneapolis places among the top 20% of community colleges in Minnesota for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 44% over five years.
Herzing University-Minneapolis(MN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profitPublic
Total Faculty36 staff62 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Herzing University-Minneapolis has grown by 66% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
The Herzing University-Minneapolis diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has grown by 27% over five years.
Total Enrollment438 students1,118 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:129:1
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# Full-Time Students241 students828 students
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# Part-Time Students197 students691 students
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# Undergraduate Students240 students593 students
# Graduate Students1 students30 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
11%
6%
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% Hispanic
2%
6%
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% Black
15%
11%
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% White
50%
63%
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% Two or more races
2%
4%
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% Non Resident races
2%
3%
% Unknown races
17%
6%
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Diversity Score0.690.58
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$45,100$35,400
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Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $14,200 is less than the state average of $17,088. The private state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$14,200$17,088
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid97%85%
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Median Debt for Graduates$23,366$13,350
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Median Debt for Dropouts$7,578$7,508
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Acceptance Rate94%80%
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Herzing University-Minneapolis is Herzing University Minneapolis (0.0 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For Minnesota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,812 per year for in-state students and $7,362 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,088 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Minnesota is 81%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Minnesota community colleges have a diversity score of 0.58, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Minnesota is Saint Paul College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.