7411 John Smith Drive, Suite 300
San Antonio, TX 78229
Top Ranked (2022-23): View Rankings

School Highlights

Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio serves 1,756 students (56% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state community college average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,756 students
  • Student:teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Minority enrollment: 64%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 158 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio
(TX) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Special Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions Schools
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution Level
Four or more years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Private for-profit
Public
Total Faculty
158 staff
262 staff
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Number of Programs Offered
3
10

Student Body

The student population of Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio has grown by 60% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,756 students
4,831 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
17:1
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# Full-Time Students
981 students
1,371 students
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# Part-Time Students
775 students
3,460 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
251 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
n/a
% Asian
3%
5%
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% Hispanic
38%
47%
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% Black
11%
12%
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% White
36%
29%
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% Hawaiian
1%
n/a
% Two or more races
7%
3%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
2%
% Unknown races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.71
0.68
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College Completion Rate
73%
19%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$38,900
$34,600
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
87%
82%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$22,166
$10,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$6,334
$5,500
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Acceptance Rate
71%
72%
This chart display the percent admitted of Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio and the community college average percent admitted of TX by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,756 students
  • Student:teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Minority enrollment: 64%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Did You Know?

Bexar County, TX community colleges have a diversity score of 0.64, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Bexar County, TX is Baptist Health System School of Health Professions. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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