10200 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street N
Saint Petersburg, FL 33716
Top Ranked (2022-23): View Rankings

School Highlights

Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay serves 1,613 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 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 62%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,613 students
  • Acceptance Rate: 67%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 12:1
  • Minority enrollment: 47%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 139 teachers has grown by 117% over five years.
Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay
(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Special Focus Two-Year: Health Professions
Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
Institution Level
Four or more years
Four or more years
Institution Control
Private for-profit
Private, non-profit
Total Faculty
139 staff
128 staff
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Number of Programs Offered
4
10

Student Body

The student population of Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay has grown by 87% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay diversity score of 0.66 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,613 students
3,135 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
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# Full-Time Students
877 students
862 students
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# Part-Time Students
736 students
2,273 students
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This chart display the Full-time students and Part-time students enrollment breakdown of Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay.
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
132 students
308 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
877 students
862 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
37 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
736 students
3,787 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
190 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
174 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
n/a
% Asian
3%
3%
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% Hispanic
13%
30%
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% Black
20%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay and the percentage of Black community college students in FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% White
53%
38%
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% Two or more races
7%
3%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
2%
% Unknown races
3%
6%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.66
0.73
This chart display the diversity score of Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay and the community college average diversity score of FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
46%
63%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-time students of Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-time students of FL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
0.49%
3.57%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$38,900
$31,500
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of FL by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
92%
88%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$23,003
$9,750
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$7,000
$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
67%
89%
This chart display the percent admitted of Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay and the community college average percent admitted of FL by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
SAT Reading
n/a
442
SAT Math
n/a
429
ACT Composite
n/a
18
ACT English
n/a
18
ACT Math
n/a
18
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the acceptance rate of Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay?

The acceptance rate of Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay is 67%, which is lower than the state average of 89%.

What is Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay's ranking?

Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay ranks among the top 20% of community college in Florida for: Highest graduate earnings (10 years post graduation).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,613 students
  • Acceptance Rate: 67%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 12:1
  • Minority enrollment: 47%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Did You Know?

For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,429 per year for in-state students and $11,815 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,446 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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

Florida community colleges have a diversity score of 0.73, which is higher than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Florida is Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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