Heritage Institute Jacksonville

Overview of Heritage Institute Jacksonville

Heritage is located in Jacksonville, FL (a large city). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by Heritage is the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The school has a tighter focus on specific areas of study than most colleges its size. Heritage is known for its programs in therapy and counseling.

Heritage Selectivity

The school is an open-admission school.

Student Body

Heritage had 339 enrolled students in 2007-2008.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"HeritageƆs mission is to teach people to change their lives by preparing students for entry-level careers in the allied health,wellness,and beauty professions."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Heritage

Heritage Institute-Jacksonville
4130 Salibury Rd N, Suite 1100
Jacksonville , FL 32216
General Phone: (904) 332-0910

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Heritage Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Therapy and Counseling95massage therapy
Medical Support and Technology32pharmacy tech, allied health and medical assisting
Beauty and Cosmetology19aesthetician and skin care

Number of programs and degrees for Heritage in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree1453
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years12

Heritage Student Body

In 2007-2008, Heritage had a total enrollment of 339 students (668 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 72%
Black 17%
Hispanic 5%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 6%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 9%
20-21 15%
22-24 16%
25-29 25%
30-34 11%
35-39 9%
40-49 6%
50-64 2%

Heritage Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 54 %

Heritage Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Jacksonville, Florida for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Florida Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Heritage Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Heritage participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3035800)

Heritage Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track33

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year3$33,6963$31,172
All faculty totalcalendar year3$33,6963$31,172

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Heritage Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist

Medical Support And Technology
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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Heritage Highlights

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What Sets Heritage Apart:

% of degrees in therapy and counseling
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Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%Heritage Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
Female % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 20%Heritage Female % of student body

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
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