Herzing University-Akron
Akron, OH 44306-3931

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 478
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 13:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

93%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Herzing University-Akron is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 81 applications and 75 students were granted admission. Herzing University-Akron is at the #91 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Herzing University-Akron's tuition was $12,560 for all students regardless of residency (21.6% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$21,276
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $21,918
$12,560
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $16,024
$12,560
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $16,024
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Herzing University-Akron's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 96% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,191 (which is 4.3% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Herzing University-Akron in 2016-2017, was 48, which is 92% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $7,570 (which is 5.8% above the national average.)

$4,191
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,378
$7,570
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,154
100%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 89%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Herzing University-Akron has enrolled a total of 478 students (273 students full-time and 205 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 478 students, 37 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 17% men and 83% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 227 students for distance studies.

478
Total Enrollment
37
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 44%

Black/African American: 24%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 24%

Two or more races: 2%

Hispanic: 1%

Asian: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 6 largest majors offered at Herzing University-Akron.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 71% 209 51
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 11% 33 11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 5% 15 3
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 2% 5 1
Legal Professions And Studies 0% 0 0
Visual And Performing Arts 0% 0 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

13%
Graduation rate
national average: 36%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Herzing University-Akron full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

1%
Still enrolled
63%
Dropout rate
23%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$28,200
Median Annual Income
national average: $26,804

The typical median income of Herzing University-Akron graduates 6 years after enrollment is $28,200. Last year, out of the total 1,960 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,607 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 558 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 491 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $28,200 $40,300
Employment Rate 82% 88%
Total Graduates 1,960 558

Campus Location

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