Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay

11101 Roosevelt Boulevard N., Suite 100
Saint Petersburg, FL 33716
School Highlights
  • Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay serves 862 students (56% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 38:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay is one of 4 community colleges within Pinellas County, FL.
  • The nearest community college to Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay is St Petersburg College (4.5 miles away).

Top Placements

Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay places among the top 20% of community colleges in Florida for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 37% over five years.
Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty55 staff37 staff
Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered310

Student Body

  • The student population of Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay has grown by 61% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment862 students1,142 students
Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:138:1
Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students487 students487 students
Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students375 students655 students
Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay Enrollment Breakdown FL All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
2%
Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
5%
24%
Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
13%
17%
Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay Black (2007-2016)
% White
66%
69%
Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay More (2012-2016)
% Unknown races
12%
-
Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.530.60
Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
63%
59%
Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$38,900$30,300
Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid88%90%
    Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
    Median Debt for Graduates$20,000$11,875
    Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$7,790$6,334
    Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Acceptance Rate67%78%
    Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay Percent Admitted (2007-2013)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    Nearby Schools

    • The nearest community college to Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay is St Petersburg College (4.5 miles away).
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      Clearwater FL  33760
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    • Fortis College-Largo
      Private, for profit
      207 students | 4.90 Mi6565 Ulmerton Road
      Largo FL  33771
      (727)531-5900
      4.90207
    • Everest University-Largo
      Private, for profit
      439 students | 8.10 Mi1199 East Bay Drive
      Largo FL  33770
      (727)725-2688
      8.10439
    • Everest University-Tampa
      Private, for profit
      537 students | 12.50 Mi3319 W Hillsborough Ave
      Tampa FL  33614
      (813)879-6000
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    • 27,298 students | 12.50 Mi39 Columbia Drive
      Tampa FL  33606
      (813)253-7000
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