Galen College of Nursing-Louisville

1031 Zorn Avenue , Suite 400
Louisville, KY 40207
Tel: (502)410-6200
School Highlights
  • Galen College of Nursing-Louisville serves 879 students (54% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 16%.
  • Galen College of Nursing-Louisville is one of 6 community colleges within Jefferson County, KY.
  • The nearest community college to Galen College of Nursing-Louisville is Mid-America College Of Funeral Service (3.6 miles away).

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School Overview

  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has declined by 32% over five years.
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville(KY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty73 staff97 staff
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered35

Student Body

  • The student population of Galen College of Nursing-Louisville has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Galen College of Nursing-Louisville diversity score of 0.37 is more than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has grown by 23% over five years.
Total Enrollment879 students3,252 students
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:127:1
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students476 students1,360 students
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students403 students1,892 students
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Enrollment Breakdown KY All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
-
1%
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Asian (2008-2013)
% Hispanic
2%
3%
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
12%
8%
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Black (2007-2016)
% White
78%
84%
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville More (2012-2016)
% Unknown races
4%
2%
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Ethnicity Breakdown KY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.370.29
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
63%
29%
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$38,900$30,100
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid97%97%
    Galen College of Nursing-Louisville % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
    Median Debt for Graduates$20,000$17,357
    Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$7,790$6,625
    Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Acceptance Rate73%73%
    Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Percent Admitted (2007-2013)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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