Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science

Tel: (513)862-2631
336 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 and Health Science serves 336 students (38% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 20%.
Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science is one of 17 community colleges within Hamilton County County, OH.
The nearest community college is Cincinnati State Technical and Community College (1.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Good Samaritan College of Nursing and 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
Total Faculty 32 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 336 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment
336 students
1,269 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students
129 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 207 students
1,017 students
% Asian
2%
2%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
% Black
8%
12%
% White
89%
57%
% Two or more races
1%
2%
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 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $18,825 is more than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $18,825 is more than the state average of $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $18,825 $5,740
Out-State Tuition Fees $18,825 $10,252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 88%
89%
Percent Admitted 72%
78%
SAT Total Avg. 992
945
SAT Reading 502
465
SAT Math 490
480
ACT Composite Avg. 21
20
ACT English 21
19
ACT Math 20
19
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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