Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science

375 Dixmyth Ave, Cincinnati
OH, 45220-2489
Tel: (513)862-2631
335 students
Private not-for-profit
Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science is a private, not-for-profit institution of higher education and it serves the tri-state region of Southwestern Ohio, Northern Kentucky, and Southeastern Indiana. The College is a subsidiary of TriHealth, Inc. and Good Samaritan Hospital. Good Samaritan Hospital has sponsored a nursing program since 1896, beginning with the Good Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing. The College provides quality nursing education in a Catholic environment. The College awards the Associate of Applied Science in Nursing degree to qualified graduates who go on to serve Good Samaritan Hospital, the community of greater Cincinnati, the nation, and the world. The Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science identifies itself as a specialized college of higher education committed to educating men and women for careers in nursing and other health related fields in the greater Cincinnati region. The College is a private Catholic institution that fulfills its mission by addressing the needs of qualified students of differing interests, plans, expectations, and ages.
School Highlights:
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science serves 335 students (36% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 20%.
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science is one of 17 community colleges within Hamilton County, OH.
The nearest community college is Cincinnati State Technical and Community College (1.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 335 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment
335 students
1,287 students
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
119 students
832 students
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 216 students
1,021 students
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science sch enrollment Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
8%
12%
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science Black (2006-2012)
% White
89%
66%
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science More (2008-2011)
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science sch ethnicity Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.20 0.45
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $18,215 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $18,215 is more than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $18,215 $5,890
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $18,215 $10,050
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 69%
78%
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
SAT Total Avg. 992
940
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science sat total (2006-2012)
SAT Reading 502
465
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science sat reading (2006-2012)
SAT Math 490
475
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science sat math (2006-2012)
ACT Composite Avg. 21
20
ACT English 21
19
ACT Math 20
20
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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