Herzing University-Birmingham

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Herzing University-Birmingham

280 West Valley Ave
School Setting Suburb: Large: Territory outside a principal city and inside an urbanized area with population of 250,000 or more.
Geographic RegionSoutheast AL AR FL GA KY LA MS NC SC TN VA WV
PresidentDonald E Lewis
Name of System, Governing Board or Corporate Structure Institution is part of a system or corporate entity
Herzing Inc
Opeflag Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Institutional control or affiliationPrivate for-profit (profit-making) institution - A private institution in which the individual(s) or agency in control receives compensation other than wages, rent, or other expenses for the assumption of risk.
Dual credit 0
Calendar system Semester
A calendar system that consists of two semesters during the academic year with about 16 weeks for each semester of instruction. There may be an additional summer session.
Admission test scores Recommended

Student Details

The Student Details section provides a numeric overview of the students enrolled at the institution. The data lists the number of total students and breaks down this statistic by gender, full-time vs. part-time students, and student-to-faculty-ratio. With this information, you can determine the school’s size, the availability and popularity of part-time programs compared to full-time programs, and the potential size of classes. This section also discusses the institution’s admissions and retention rate. With this information, you can gain a sense of your own likelihood of obtaining admittance to the institution, as well as how many students typically continue on at the institution after one year.
Total Number of Students 295
Number of Men 103
Number of Women 192
Percentage Women65%
Percentage Men35 %
Full-time Students 168
Part-time Students 127
Number of Applicants 90
Number of Admitted 74
Admissions Rate 82%
Full-time Retention Rate (2012) 50%
Student-to-faculty Ratio 13 to 1

Tuition + Costs*

The Cost section provides an overview of how much it will cost to attend the institution for the full academic year. The section discusses the average annual cost of tuition, books and supplies, room and board, and extra expenses and fees. With this information, you can estimate how much it may cost you to attend the institution yourself.
yesTuition payment plan
In-state Tuition $11,150
Books and Supplies $0
On Campus Room and Board $0
In-state Fees $0
Out of State Tuition $0
Application Fee $0
Estimated Total$11,150

Net Price + Financial Aid*

The Net Price & Federal aid provides an overview of the average amount of financial aid awarded to undergraduate and first-time students enrolled in the institution, as well as the percentage of students that received aid. The types of financial aid that is reported includes scholarship aid, institutional grant aid, federal grant aid, state/local grant aid, Pell grant aid, and federal student loan aid. With this information, you can get a feeling for the types of financial aid that you might receive once you are enrolled in the institution.
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid 88%
Average amount of federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid dollars received by undergraduate students$3,172
Percent of full-time, first-time undergraduates receiving federal grant aid 77%
Average amount of federal grant aid received by full-time, first-time undergraduates $3,616
Percent of undergraduate students receiving Pell grants 68%
Average amount Pell grant aid received by undergraduate students $3,494
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal student loans 34%
Average amount of federal student loan aid received by undergraduate students $7,551
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The Degrees section provides an overview of the top area of studies that are awarded by the institution and the number of degrees that are awarded at each level. The degree types are classified by the US Department of Education’s CIP code system. With this information, you can begin to determine whether the institution offers the particular area of study and degree level that you would like to pursue.

Degrees Offered

yes1 but Less Than 2 Yr Certificate
yesAssociate’s Degree
yesBachelor’s Degree

Degrees Awarded

Degrees Awarded by CIPCODE

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse70
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants, Other36
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst19
Business Administration and Management, General17
Telecommunications Technology/Technician15
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder9
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)9
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration4
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications3
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller2
Medical/Clinical Assistant2
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator1

Degrees Awarded by Level

Associate's Degree107
Award of at least 1 but Less Than 2 Yr Certificate49
Bachelor's Degree11

Additional Services

yesWeekend/evening college
yesAcademic/career counseling service
yesEmployment services for students
yesPlacement services for completers

Sports and Athletics

Tel / Fax (205) 916-2807
Institution’s internet website address http://www.herzing.edu/birmingham
All data has been taken directly from the US Department of Education's IPEDS Data Center and reflects information that was self-reported by the institution for the 2012-2013 IPEDS Survey. Financial aid is only available to those who qualify. Refer to our glossary for additional reference for the information given above.