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 515 students (40% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Herzing University-Minneapolis is one of 7 community colleges within Saint Louis County, MN.
  • The nearest community college to Herzing University-Minneapolis is Herzing University Minneapolis (0.0 miles away).

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 LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPublic
Total Faculty36 staff56 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Herzing University-Minneapolis has grown by 95% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The Herzing University-Minneapolis diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment515 students1,302 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:130:1
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# Full-Time Students206 students768 students
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# Part-Time Students169 students534 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
12%
5%
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% Hispanic
5%
5%
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% Black
22%
9%
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% White
44%
73%
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% Two or more races
4%
3%
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% Unknown races
15%
4%
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Diversity Score0.640.45
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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 $16,383. The private state tuition has grown by 28% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$14,200$16,383
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%89%
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Median Debt for Graduates$23,216$15,511
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Median Debt for Dropouts$7,750$7,600
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Acceptance Rate77%78%
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Minnesota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,980 per year for in-state students and $7,515 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,383 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Minnesota is 80%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Minnesota community colleges have a diversity score of 0.45, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Minnesota is Globe University-Minneapolis. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.