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Herzing University - Atlanta Data & Information Overview

Find out more about how Herzing University - Atlanta ranks, how diverse it is, what majors it offers, and other essential facts below. Want to dig deeper into a particular stat? Just click on its tile and you'll be taked to a more in-depth page on the figure. In addition, you can use the links below to quickly jump to any section on this page.

How Well Is Herzing University - Atlanta Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Herzing University - Atlanta was awarded 7 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is criminal justice and corrections.

Overall Quality

Herzing University - Atlanta is ranked #1,664 out of 1,715 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2021 Best Colleges list.

Out of the 56 colleges in Georgia, Herzing University - Atlanta is ranked at #50.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Herzing University - Atlanta?

Acceptance Rate

With an acceptance rate of 86%, Herzing University - Atlanta is easier to get into than many other schools. But that doesn't mean you can slack off on your application. Make sure to treat this school like any other when submitting requested materials and documents.

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Herzing University - Atlanta Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Herzing University - Atlanta, this ratio is 15 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Herzing University - Atlanta is 26%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  26 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Herzing University - Atlanta

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a measure of what percentage of first-year, full-time students come back for their sophomore year. The 23% rate at Herzing University - Atlanta is a good bit lower than the national rate of 68%. This could be for a number of reasons, such as students transferring after a year because they changed majors.

Freshmen Retention Rate  23 out of 100

Graduation Rate

When we say that a student has graduated on time, we mean that they have finished their bachelor's degree within four years. The on-time graduation rate at Herzing University - Atlanta is 10%. That's lower than the national rate of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  10 out of 100

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Herzing University - Atlanta Is Not Very Diverse

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 721 undergraduates at Herzing University - Atlanta with 368 being full-time and 353 being part-time.

Herzing University - Atlanta Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and racial-ethnic minorities*. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

With an overall score of 16.54 out of 100, Herzing University - Atlanta is one of the least diverse schools in the nation.

Overall Diversity Score  16.54 out of 100
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How Much Does Herzing University - Atlanta Cost?

The overall average net price of Herzing University - Atlanta is $23,045. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Herzing University - Atlanta, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Herzing University - Atlanta, approximately 63% of students took out student loans averaging $8,694 a year. That adds up to $34,776 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Herzing University - Atlanta is 12.7%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Herzing University - Atlanta Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Herzing University - Atlanta make around $37,800 per year during the early years of their employment. This is in the same neighborhood of the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, certain majors may produce higher-paying graduates.


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Location of Herzing University - Atlanta

Herzing University - Atlanta is a private not-for-profit institution located in Atlanta, Georgia. The surrounding area of the school is a good match for students who enjoy city life.

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Location of Herzing University - Atlanta

Contact details for Herzing University - Atlanta are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 50 Hurt Plaza Se Ste. 400, Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: 404-816-4533

Herzing University - Atlanta Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 10 majors graduated from Herzing University - Atlanta. Of these students, 151 received undergraduate degrees and 43 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Nursing 59 $59,400
Business Administration & Management 16 $44,600
Health & Medical Administrative Services 11 $36,500
Criminal Justice & Corrections 11 $57,600
Legal Support Services 5 NA
Information Technology 5 $45,500
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 0 NA
Accounting 0 $42,300
Computer Programming 0 $50,900
Computer Systems Networking 0 NA

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Online Learning at Herzing University - Atlanta

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 640 students took at least one online class at Herzing University - Atlanta. This is an increase from the 597 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 640 472
2016-2017 597 378
2015-2016 567 315
2014-2015 160 0
2013-2014 126 126

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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