Herzing University - Akron Overview
Herzing University - Akron is a private not-for-profit institution located in Akron, Ohio. The suburban atmosphere of Akron makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.
What Is Herzing University - Akron Known For?
- The highest award offered at Herzing Akron is the bachelor's degree.
- For the 2017-2018 academic year, 39% of the faculty were full-time.
- It takes the average Herzing Akron student 4.0 years to graduate. This is pretty good when compared to the national rate of 4.4 years.
Herzing University - Akron Rankings
These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.
Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Herzing Akron.
Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards Herzing Akron has earned from around the web.
|#3||Highest Paid Criminal Justice & Corrections Graduates||College Factual|
|#7||Highest Paid Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Graduates||College Factual|
|#33||Best Computer Science Associate’s Degree Schools||Computer Science Degree|
Where Is Herzing University - Akron?
Contact details for Herzing Akron are given below.
|Address:||1600 South Arlington Street, Suite 100, Akron, OH 44306-3931|
How Do I Get Into Herzing Akron?
You can apply to Herzing Akron online at: https://www.herzing.edu
Admission Requirements for Herzing Akron
|High School GPA||neither required nor recommended|
|High School Rank||neither required nor recommended|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||neither required nor recommended|
|Recommendations||neither required nor recommended|
|SAT or ACT Scores||recommended|
How Hard Is It To Get Into Herzing Akron?
Approximately 15% of accepted students are men and 85% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 85%, and the acceptance rate for women is 87%.
Can I Afford Herzing University - Akron?
Student Loan Debt
Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Herzing Akron, approximately 91% of students took out student loans averaging $8,253 a year. That adds up to $33,012 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Herzing Akron 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.
Herzing University - Akron Undergraduate Student Diversity
Of the 293 full-time undergraduates at Herzing Akron, 13% are male and 87% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Herzing University - Akron students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||122|
|Hispanic or Latino||9|
Online Learning at Herzing University - Akron
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Herzing Akron has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 56th most popular in Ohio for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of Herzing Akron
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Herzing University - Akron was 5,624.5%. This is the #15 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Herzing Akron regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Herzing Akron majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Herzing Akron ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Herzing Akron.
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Herzing University - Akron Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||28||7||5||40|
|Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services||9||9||0||18|
|Business Administration & Management||10||0||5||15|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||2||0||5||7|
|Computer Systems Networking||2||0||0||2|
|Design & Applied Arts||0||0||1||1|
|Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants||0||0||0||0|
|Legal Support Services||0||0||0||0|
*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.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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