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Herzing University - Kenner Overview

Herzing University - Kenner is a private not-for-profit institution located in Kenner, Louisiana. The suburban atmosphere of Kenner 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 - Kenner Known For?

121 Undergraduate Awards
87% Acceptance Rate
  • The post-master's certificate is the highest award offered at Herzing University - Kenner.

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Herzing University - Kenner 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 University - Kenner.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#12 Best Computer Systems Networking Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#23 Best Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#23 Best Criminal Justice & Corrections Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#41 Best Computer & Information Sciences Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#62 Best Health & Medical Administrative Services Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards Herzing University - Kenner has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#5 Highest Paid Criminal Justice & Corrections Graduates College Factual
#8 Highest Paid Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Graduates College Factual
#41 Best Computer Science Associate’s Degree Schools Computer Science Degree

Where Is Herzing University - Kenner?

Location of Herzing University - Kenner

Contact details for Herzing University - Kenner are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 2500 Williams Blvd, Kenner, LA 70062
Phone: 504-733-0074

How Do I Get Into Herzing University - Kenner?

You can apply to Herzing University - Kenner online at:

Admission Requirements for Herzing University - Kenner

Submission Required?
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
TOEFL recommended

How Hard Is It To Get Into Herzing University - Kenner?

87% Acceptance Rate
88% Of Accepted Are Women
With an acceptance rate of 87%, Herzing University - Kenner is fairly easy to get into, but you must be sure to submit the required materials.

Approximately 12% of accepted students are men and 88% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 67%, and the acceptance rate for women is 91%.

Can I Afford Herzing University - Kenner?

86% Take Out Loans
12.7% Loan Default Rate

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 University - Kenner, approximately 86% of students took out student loans averaging $5,106 a year. That adds up to $20,424 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Herzing University - Kenner 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 - Kenner Undergraduate Student Diversity

242 Full-Time Undergraduates
84% Women
62% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 416 undergraduate students at Herzing University - Kenner, with 242 being full-time and 174 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Herzing University - Kenner

There are also 38 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 242 full-time undergraduates at Herzing University - Kenner, 16% are male and 84% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Herzing University - Kenner

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Herzing University - Kenner students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Herzing University - Kenner Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 0
Black or African American 131
Hispanic or Latino 15
White 65
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 31

Online Learning at Herzing University - Kenner

344 Took All Classes Online
418 Took At Least One Class Online
5,761.4% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 11 bachelor’s degree and 1 master’s degree programs available online at Herzing University - Kenner. In 2017-2018, 418 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Herzing University - Kenner has changed over the last few years.


This school is the 26th most popular in Louisiana 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 University - Kenner

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Herzing University - Kenner was 5,761.4%. This is the #5 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at Herzing University - Kenner regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Herzing University - Kenner majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Accounting 25%
Computer Programming 50%
Health & Medical Administrative Services 24%
Health Professions 14%
Legal Professions 42%
Legal Support Services 42%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Herzing University - Kenner ranks compared to all other mostly online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Herzing University - Kenner.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Computer Programming #1
Visual & Performing Arts #1
Homeland Security #1
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services #1
Design & Applied Arts #1
Computer Systems Networking #2
Information Technology #2
Criminal Justice & Corrections #2
Computer & Information Sciences #2
Health & Medical Administrative Services #2
Legal Professions #2
Legal Support Services #2
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting #2
Business Administration & Management #2
Accounting #2
Health Professions #3
Business, Management & Marketing #3

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 - Kenner Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Associate’s Bachelor’s Master’s TOTAL
Health & Medical Administrative Services 34 15 0 49
Allied Health Professions 28 0 0 28
Business Administration & Management 4 4 12 20
Legal Support Services 8 4 0 12
Criminal Justice & Corrections 2 6 0 8
Computer Systems Networking 5 0 0 5
Accounting 3 1 0 4
Information Technology 0 4 0 4
Computer Programming 1 1 0 2
Design & Applied Arts 0 1 0 1
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 0 0 0 0
Homeland Security 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 85 36 12 133


*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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