Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science

  • Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science is a private, not-for-profit institution of higher education and it serves the tri-state region of Southwestern Ohio, Northern Kentucky, and Southeastern Indiana. The College is a subsidiary of TriHealth, Inc. and Good Samaritan Hospital. Good Samaritan Hospital has sponsored a nursing program since 1896, beginning with the Good Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing. The College provides quality nursing education in a Catholic environment. The College awards the Associate of Applied Science in Nursing degree to qualified graduates who go on to serve Good Samaritan Hospital, the community of greater Cincinnati, the nation, and the world. The Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science identifies itself as a specialized college of higher education committed to educating men and women for careers in nursing and other health related fields in the greater Cincinnati region. The College is a private Catholic institution that fulfills its mission by addressing the needs of qualified students of differing interests, plans, expectations, and ages.
School Highlights
  • Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science serves 353 students (36% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science is one of 12 community colleges within Hamilton County, OH.
  • The nearest community college to Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science is Cincinnati State Technical and Community College (1.2 miles away).

Top Placements

Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science places among the top 20% of community colleges in Ohio for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science(OH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty32 staff35 staff
This chart display total faculty of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and community college average number of faculty in OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Student Body

  • The student population of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science diversity score of 0.11 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment353 students734 students
This chart display the total enrollment of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and community college average number of enrollment of OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:127:1
This chart display the student staff ratio of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and community college average student staff ratio of OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
# Full-Time Students128 students450 students
This chart display the total number of Full-Time students enrollment of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and average number of community college Full-Time students enrollment of OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
# Part-Time Students225 students284 students
This chart display the total number of Part-Time students enrollment of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and average number of community college Part-Time students enrollment of OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science.This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of OH.
% Asian
-
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and the percentage of Asian community college students in OH by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
% Hispanic
-
3%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in OH by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
% Black
5%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and the percentage of Black community college students in OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% White
94%
73%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and the percentage of White community college students in OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% Two or more races
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.110.44
This chart display the diversity score of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and the community college average diversity score of OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
College Completion Rate
71%
42%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of OH by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$43,800$30,800
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of OH by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $19,420 is more than the state average of $13,841. The private state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$19,420$13,841
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and the private community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid73%92%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates$23,750$21,250
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in OH by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$10,500$6,834
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in OH by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Acceptance Rate79%80%
This chart display the percent admitted of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and the community college average percent admitted of OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
SAT Total Avg.992935
SAT Reading502460
This chart display the SAT Reading score of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and the community college average SAT Reading score of OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
SAT Math490475
This chart display the SAT Math score of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and the community college average SAT Math score of OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
ACT Total Avg.6263
ACT Composite2121
This chart display the ACT Composite score of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and the community college average ACT Composite score of OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
ACT English2121
This chart display the ACT English score of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and the community college average ACT English score of OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
ACT Math2021
This chart display the ACT Math score of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science and the community college average ACT Math score of OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

Recent Articles
Learn about 10 of the best jobs in health care that you can land with just a two-year degree from your local community college.
The cost of obtaining a college degree is high, especially at private universities. Students can save a great deal by choosing community college, but there are still other costs to consider. Read on to learn what costs to expect in community college and to learn some essential money management tips.
You’ve heard the saying that a chain is only as strong as its weakest link. Unfortunately, many community college students find that their academic chain in school is full of weak links. Read on to learn the challenges that keep community college students from achieving success and what schools and students can do to resolve those issues.
Did You Know?
For Cincinnati private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,470 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Cincinnati community colleges have a diversity score of 0.44, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Cincinnati is Antonelli College-Cincinnati. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.