Galen College of Nursing-Louisville

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 5 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).

Top Placements

Galen College of Nursing-Louisville places among the top 20% of community colleges in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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
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Number of Programs Offered35

Student Body

  • The student population of Galen College of Nursing-Louisville has stayed relatively flat 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment879 students3,252 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:127:1
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# Full-Time Students476 students1,360 students
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# Part-Time Students403 students1,892 students
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% Asian
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1%
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% Hispanic
2%
3%
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% Black
12%
8%
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% White
78%
84%
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% Two or more races
3%
2%
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% Unknown races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.370.29
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College Completion Rate
63%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$38,900$29,400
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Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid97%97%
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    Median Debt for Graduates$20,000$14,296
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    Median Debt for Dropouts$7,790$6,500
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    Acceptance Rate73%69%
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    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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