Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay

10200 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street N
Saint Petersburg, FL 33716
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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 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 62%.

Top Rankings

Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay ranks among the top 20% of community colleges 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 ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Health ProfessionsBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty139 staff128 staff
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Number of Programs Offered410
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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 Enrollment1,613 students3,135 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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# Full-Time Students877 students862 students
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# Part-Time Students736 students2,273 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
3%
3%
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% Hispanic
13%
30%
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% Black
20%
18%
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% White
53%
38%
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% Two or more races
7%
3%
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% Unknown races
3%
6%
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Diversity Score0.660.73
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College Completion Rate
46%
63%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$38,900$31,500
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid92%88%
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Median Debt for Graduates$22,166$10,413
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$5,500
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Acceptance Rate67%89%
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay is St Petersburg College (4.6 miles away).
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