Herzing University New Orleans

2500 Williams Boulevard
Kenner, LA 70062-0000
Tel: 504-733-0074
  • Herzing University New Orleans first opened its doors in 1996 as a branch of Herzing University’s Atlanta campus. In 2000, the university moved to its current location to accommodate the need for a college in New Orleans with its program offerings.Herzing University New Orleans offers degrees and diplomas in Technology, Paralegal, and Business Administration, producing graduates with high quality and in-demand careers. In fact, the Paralegal program at Herzing University New Orleans is one of the few programs in Louisiana by the American Bar Association. With small class sizes and hands on instruction, Herzing’s students receive a highly valuable and convenient education.
School Highlights
  • Herzing University New Orleans serves 361 students
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Herzing University New Orleans is one of 5 community colleges within Jefferson County, LA.
  • The nearest community college is Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus (3.60 miles away).

School Overview

    Herzing University New Orleans(LA) Community College Avg.
    Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
    Institution LevelAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrsFour or more years
    Institution ControlPublicPublic

    Student Body

    • The student population of 361 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
    • The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
    Total Enrollment361 students1,493 students
    Herzing University New Orleans Total Enrollment (2014-2016)
    % Unknown races
    100%
    11%
    Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.0.000.66
    Herzing University New Orleans Diversity Score (2014-2016)

    Finances and Admission

      Median Debt for Graduates-$10,800
      Median Debt for Dropouts-$5,125
      Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

      School Notes

      • Herzing University was founded in 1965, and is still operated by the founding family. Renee Herzing, daughter of founder Henry Herzing, acts as the University president, and continues to carry out the university mission of providing a career focused, convenient, and caring education to its students.Herzing University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association (www.ncahlc.org, 800-621-7440).

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      Did You Know?
      Jefferson County, LA community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.21, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Jefferson County, LA is Herzing University-Kenner. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.