Herzing University

1600 South Arlington Street, Suite 100, Akron, OH

Herzing University is a privately owned career institution that operates twelve locations in eight states. The school was founded in 1965 as a computer programming school in Milwaukee, after which it quickly expanded through the acquisition of other schools. The school has received several name changes, having started as Herzing Institute, then Herzing College, and eventually Herzing University to better reflect the programs and degree levels offered. The school also offers online education as part of its evolving educational offerings.

Herzing University offers large number of programs that prepare individuals for a career in a high demand field. Programs are taught by experienced and qualified faculty that prepares students through practical application of skills in preparation for employment. Undergraduate and graduate level programs are available, allowing students to choose an education that best suits their needs, resulting in a certificate, associate’s degree, bachelors or masters.

Programs offered include:

  • Dental Assisting
  • Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Information Technology
  • Game Development

To educate, support, and empower all students for success in work, learning and engagement in our communities and global society.

Herzing University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, Illinois, 60614-1413,, (800) 621-7400.  Herzing University admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin. 

Akron Location

Herzing University is located at 1600 South Arlington Street, Suite 100 in the city of Akron. This campus has a graduating class size which is close to ninety-four students annually. This location offers services for students in the form of job placement options for students after graduation, distance learning courses for students who wish to obtain their education online, and remedial education courses for program or licensure preparation. You can learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting

Programs Offered

Below is a list of areas of study that may be available for students. Any linked program will direct you to the respective program's profile page which provides general educational requirements and possible career paths.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Business and Marketing Studies

Computer and Information Sciences

Health and Clinical Professions

Legal Professions and Studies

*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.

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