The mission of Herzing University is to provide high quality undergraduate and graduate degree and diploma programs to a diverse and geographically distributed student population to meet the needs of employers in technology, business, health care, design, and public safety. Career-oriented degree programs include a complementary and integrated general education curriculum established to stimulate students' intellectual growth, to contribute to their personal development, and to enhance their potential for career advancement.
The school was founded in 1949 as Massey Junior College. Massey Junior College became part of the Herzing Institute in 1979. In 1996 its name was changed to Herzing College and in 2009, to Herzing University.
Organizationally, Herzing University Atlanta is the administrative center of additional campuses in New Orleans and Orlando.
Our Focus in 2010 and 2011 emphasizes the three C's: