Global Health College

6101 Stevenson Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22304-0000
Tel: (703)212-7410
  • The mission of Global Health Nurse Training Services (GHNTS) is to prepare healthcare providers who are able to function effectively within the changing healthcare system, by providing a high quality of care as critical thinkers and life-long learners. Global Health College offers various nursing programs including Associate Degree in Applied Science of Nursing (ADN), Practical Nursing (PN), and Nurse's Aid (CNA)
School Highlights
  • Global Health College serves 361 students (38% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is higher than the state community college average of 37:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
  • Global Health College is the only community colleges within Alexandria City County, VA.
  • The nearest community college is Medtech Institute (7.00 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 73% over five years.
Global Health College(VA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty9 staff45 staff
Global Health College Total Faculty (2010-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 361 has grown by 64% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 40:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has grown by 25% over five years.
Total Enrollment361 students1,577 students
Global Health College Total Enrollment (2010-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio40:137:1
Global Health College Student Staff Ratio (2010-2016)
# Full-Time Students137 students717 students
Global Health College Full-Time Students (2010-2016)
# Part-Time Students224 students860 students
Global Health College Part-Time Students (2010-2016)
Global Health College Enrollment Breakdown VA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Global Health College Asian (2010-2016)
% Hispanic
Global Health College Hispanic (2010-2016)
% Black
Global Health College Black (2010-2016)
% White
Global Health College White (2010-2016)
% Two or more races
Global Health College More (2014-2016)
% Non Resident races
Global Health College Non Resident (2012-2016)
Global Health College Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.0.640.62
Global Health College Diversity Score (2010-2016)
College Completion Rate
Global Health College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2010-2015)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $20,338 is more than the state average of $4,711. The in-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $20,338 is more than the state average of $10,146. The out-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$20,338$4,711
Out-State Tuition Fees$20,338$10,146
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid76%78%
Global Health College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2010-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$14,391$11,000
Global Health College Median debt for students who have completed (2012-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$5,500
Global Health College Median debt for students who have not completed (2012-2015)
Acceptance Rate83%84%
Global Health College Percent Admitted (2011-2016)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,711 per year for in-state students and $10,146 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,996 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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

Virginia community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.62, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Virginia is Northern Virginia Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.