Kenner, LA Higher Education Overview

On Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 12:21

There are plenty of options for Kenner residents when it comes to higher education. The city has one university, and neighboring New Orleans provides residents with a larger selection of public and private institutions.

Herzing University-New Orleans

Herzing University-New Orleans is Kenner’s spot for higher education. The university offers an array of programs in health care, technology, business, design and public safety. Herzing University-New Orleans prides itself on small class sizes and in-demand graduates.

One of Herzing University-New Orleans’ most popular programs is the paralegal track. It is one of the few paralegal programs in the state that has been approved by the American Bar Association.

New Orleans

Found close to the French Quarter, the University of New Orleans is a public university right on the city’s Lakefront area. About 10,000 students attend this school, and U.S. News & World Report ranked it as one of the most popular universities in the country.

Private Tulane University has more than 13,000 students enrolled. Founded in 1834, the university is known for the quality of education its students receive. Tulane’s undergraduate program is ranked in the top 50 among national universities by U.S. News & World Report.

Learn more about public and private schools in Kenner.