Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio

7411 John Smith Drive, Suite 300, San Antonio
TX, 78229
Tel: (210)733-3056
902 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio serves 902 students (75% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio is one of 13 community colleges within Bexar County, TX.
The nearest community college is Baptist Health System School of Health Professions (1.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 902 teachers has grown by 891% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 0:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment
902 students
1,287 students
Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
675 students
832 students
Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 227 students
1,021 students
Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio Part-Time Students (2008-2012)
Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio sch enrollment Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
3%
2%
Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio Asian (2007-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
46%
7%
Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
13%
12%
Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio Black (2006-2012)
% White
36%
66%
Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio More (2011-2012)
Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio sch ethnicity Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio 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. 0.64 0.45
Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Percent Admitted 71%
78%
Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For San Antonio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $9,664 per year for in-state students and $12,705 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,700 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in San Antonio is 80%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

San Antonio community colleges have a 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. of 0.55, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in San Antonio is Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.