Herzing University-Atlanta

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$13,000

0.775% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$23,543

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

13.6%

Default Rate

2016 Acceptance Rate

96.1%

127 Applicants

2016 Enrolled Students

733

71.1% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

14.3%

3 Graduates

About

Herzing University-Atlanta is a higher education institution located in Fulton County, GA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Herzing University-Atlanta were Registered Nursing (16 degrees awarded), General Business Administration & Management (15 degrees), and Paralegal (9 degrees).

In 2016, 184 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Herzing University-Atlanta. 48.9% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 51.1% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were black or african american (87 degrees), 1.26 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (69 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Herzing University-Atlanta is $13,000, which is $-11,415 less than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($24,415).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Herzing University-Atlanta is $13,000, which is $-11,415 less than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($24,415).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $23,543.

In 2016, 83% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 71% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$13,000

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at Herzing University-Atlanta was $13,000. The cost of tuition at Herzing University-Atlanta is $-11,415 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($24,415).

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Average Net Price

$23,543

2016 Value

1.45%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 Herzing University-Atlanta had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $23,543. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of Herzing University-Atlanta grew by 1.45%.

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Other Student Expenses

$9,675

Room and Board

$0

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Herzing University-Atlanta was of $9,675 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $0. The cost of room and board increased by 0.844% between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies decreased by 100% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

83%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

71%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

83% of undergraduate students at Herzing University-Atlanta received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a decline of 8.79% with respect to 2015, when 91% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

13.6%

2015 Default Rate

786

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at Herzing University-Atlanta was 13.6%, which represents 786 out of the 5770 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Herzing University-Atlanta received 127 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 40.1% annual decline. Out of those 127 applicants, 122 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 96.1% acceptance rate.

There were 733 students enrolled at Herzing University-Atlanta in 2016, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Herzing University-Atlanta has an overall enrollment yield of 53.3%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

96.1%

Acceptance Rate in 2016

122

Accepted Out of 127

In 2016, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Herzing University-Atlanta was 96.1% (122 admissions from 127 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2015, which was 85.4%. Between 2015 and 2016, the number of applicants declined by -40.1%, while admissions declined by -32.6%.

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SAT Scores

N/A%

Submission Percentage

N/A

Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at Herzing University-Atlanta in 2016 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Herzing University-Atlanta has a total enrollment of 733 students. The full-time enrollment at Herzing University-Atlanta is 521 students and the part-time enrollment is 212. This means that 71.1% of students enrolled at Herzing University-Atlanta are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Herzing University-Atlanta, both undergraduate and graduate, is 64.1% Black or African American, 16.2% Asian, 6.82% White, 3.55% Hispanic or Latino, 2.32% Two or More Races, 0.273% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Herzing University-Atlanta in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Black or African American Female (49.4%), followed by Black or African American Male (22.2%) and Asian Male (6.75%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority Asian Male (38.7%), followed by Asian Female (21.7%) and Black or African American Female (17.9%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

71.1%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Herzing University-Atlanta, both undergraduate and graduate, is 733 students. The full-time enrollment at Herzing University-Atlanta is 521 and the part-time enrollment is 212. This means that 71.1% of students enrolled at Herzing University-Atlanta are enrolled full-time compared with 81% at similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

24%

2016 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Herzing University-Atlanta was 24%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate Colleges (74%), Herzing University-Atlanta had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. Black or African American

    470

  2. Asian

    119

  3. White

    50

The enrolled student population at Herzing University-Atlanta is 64.1% Black or African American, 16.2% Asian, 6.82% White, 3.55% Hispanic or Latino, 2.32% Two or More Races, 0.273% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Baccalaureate Colleges is 55.6% White, 14% Black or African American, and 12.4% Hispanic or Latino.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 49 students (6.68%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2016, 4 fewer women than men received degrees from Herzing University-Atlanta. The majority of degree recipients at Herzing University-Atlanta are black or african american (87 degrees awarded). There were 1.26 times more black or african american graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (69 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Herzing University-Atlanta is Registered Nursing (16 degrees awarded), followed by General Business Administration & Management (15 degrees) and Paralegal (9 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Herzing University-Atlanta, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Legal (16 degrees awarded), Business (111 degrees), and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (21 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Herzing University-Atlanta are Registered nurses (1,309,161 people), Accountants & auditors (1,101,790 people), Miscellaneous managers (863,032 people), Software developers, applications & systems software (512,232 people), and Financial managers (438,383 people).

The most specialized majors at Herzing University-Atlanta are Legal (16 degrees awarded), Business (111 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (21 degrees), Protective Services (9 degrees), and Health (27 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Herzing University-Atlanta are Physicians & surgeons, Sales representatives, wholesale & manufacturing, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Firstline supervisors of nonretail sales workers, and Chief executives & legislators

The most specialized majors at Herzing University-Atlanta are Legal (16 degrees awarded), Business (111 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (21 degrees), Protective Services (9 degrees), and Health (27 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Herzing University-Atlanta are Hospitals (1,743,813 people), Computer Systems Design (872,871 people), Insurance carriers & related activities (672,519 people), Elementary & secondary schools (670,791 people), and Banking & related activities (539,202 people).

The most specialized majors at Herzing University-Atlanta are Legal (16 degrees awarded), Business (111 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (21 degrees), Protective Services (9 degrees), and Health (27 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Herzing University-Atlanta.

Most Common

  1. 16 degrees awarded

  2. 15 degrees awarded

  3. 9 degrees awarded

In 2016, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Herzing University-Atlanta was Registered Nursing with 16 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 94

  2. 90

In 2016, 94 degrees were awarded to men at Herzing University-Atlanta, which is 1.04 times more than the number of degrees awarded to females (90).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2016, 45 degrees were awarded to men at Herzing University-Atlanta in Other Business Administration, Management, & Operations, which is 2.05 times more than the 22 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2016, 23 degrees were awarded to women at Herzing University-Atlanta in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.44 times more than the 16 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

19%

100% Completion Time

19%

150% Completion Time

In 2016, 19% of students graduating from Herzing University-Atlanta completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 19% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 19% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Black or African American Male

Highest Graduation Rate (14.3%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Herzing University-Atlanta is Male and Black or African American (14.3% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 33.3% of graduates (1 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. Black or African American

    87 degrees awarded

  2. Asian

    69 degrees awarded

  3. White

    11 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Herzing University-Atlanta is black or african american (87 degrees awarded). There were 1.26 times more black or african american recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (69 degrees).

5.43% of degree recipients (10 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. Black or African American Female

    55 degrees awarded

  2. Asian Male

    49 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Male

    32 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Herzing University-Atlanta is black or african american female (55 degrees awarded). There were 1.12 times more black or african american female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian male (49 degrees).

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Operations

Herzing University-Atlanta has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $0 (N/A%), compared to the 2.13% average return ($717k on $33.6M) across all Baccalaureate Colleges.

In 2015, Herzing University-Atlanta had a total expenditure of $6.59M. Of that $6.59M, they spent $2.06M on salaries and $6.59M on benefits.

Herzing University-Atlanta employs 7 Associate professors, 4 Professors, and 2 Assistant professors. Most academics at Herzing University-Atlanta are Female Associate professors (6), Male Professors(2), and Female Professors (2).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Herzing University-Atlanta are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 19 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 3 employees, and Management with 2 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A

2015 Endowment

0%

growth from 2014

Herzing University-Atlanta has an endowment valued at about $N/A, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The endowment of Herzing University-Atlanta stayed 0% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $N/A approximately the same as than the median endowment of Baccalaureate Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $0 - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2015, Herzing University-Atlanta received $0 in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

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$2.06M

Salary Expenditure

$6.59M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, Herzing University-Atlanta had a total expenditure of $6.59M. Of that $6.59M, they spent $2.06M on salaries and $6.59M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

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Salary Expenditure

$2.06M

2015 Salaries

11.1%

decline from 2014

In 2015, Herzing University-Atlanta paid a median of $2.06M in salaries, which represents 31.2% of their overall expenditure ($6.59M) and a 11.1% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 0% growth from 2013 and a 0% growth from 2012.

The median for similar Baccalaureate Colleges is 13.3M (38.4% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$2.04M

Instructional Salaries

33

Number of Employees

In 2015, Herzing University-Atlanta paid a total of $2.04M to 33 employees working as instructors, which represents 99% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $4.52M (34%) for similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Associate professor

Most Common Instructor

7 Employees

Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

19 Employees

In 2016, the most common positions for instructional staff at Herzing University-Atlanta were Associate professor with 7 employees; Professor with 4 employees; and Professor with 2 employees.

In 2016, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Herzing University-Atlanta were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 19 employees; Office and Administrative Support with 3 employees; and Management with 2 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female Associate professor

  2. Male Professor

  3. Female Professor

In 2016, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Herzing University-Atlanta was Female Associate professor with 6 employees, Male Professor with 2 employees, and Female Professor with 2 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Herzing University-Atlanta.

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