Herzing University New Orleans

  • 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 Black and Hispanic), 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 to Herzing University New Orleans is Herzing University-Kenner (0.0 miles away).

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Herzing University New Orleans places among the top 20% of community colleges in Louisiana for:

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 Herzing University New Orleans has stayed relatively flat over five years.
    • The Herzing University New Orleans 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
    This chart display the total enrollment of Herzing University New Orleans and community college average number of enrollment of LA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
    % Unknown races
    100%
    9%
    Diversity Score0.000.66
    This chart display the diversity score of Herzing University New Orleans and the community college average diversity score of LA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

    Finances and Admission

      Median Debt for Graduates--
      Median Debt for Dropouts--
      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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