Galen College of Nursing-Louisville

School Highlights

Galen College of Nursing-Louisville serves 2,126 students (50% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the state community college average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 22%.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 166 teachers has grown by 53% over five years.
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville(KY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions SchoolsAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty166 staff228 staff
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Number of Programs Offered65

Student Body

The student population of Galen College of Nursing-Louisville has grown by 141% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The Galen College of Nursing-Louisville diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment2,126 students3,458 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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# Full-Time Students1,067 students1,264 students
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# Part-Time Students1,059 students2,194 students
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% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
6%
5%
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% Black
14%
9%
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% White
71%
78%
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% Two or more races
5%
3%
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% Unknown races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.470.38
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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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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid94%98%
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Median Debt for Graduates$22,166$12,168
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$6,250
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Acceptance Rate73%69%
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

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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