Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay

Saint Petersburg, FL 33716
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Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay is one of the 43 private 2-year, for-profit colleges in Florida. Its campus is small in size and located in Saint Petersburg. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

Every year 46% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.


Campus LocaleLarge City
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio13:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Business ModelFor-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate63%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 41 232
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 5 46
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 88%
  • NCLEX-PN: 88.9%

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Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

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Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 93% of Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 69% $3,936
Other Federal Grant 7% $578
State Grant & Scholarships 4% $3,327
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans 91% $6,434
Private Loans 7% $9,423


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$23,778
$30,001 to $48,000$26,645
$48,001 to $75,000$26,530
$75,001 to $110,000$27,661
Over $110,000$27,661

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Non-resident alien

Relevant scholarships

Florida Nurses Foundation Scholarship and Grant

The Florida Nurses Foundation exists to promote nursing and delivery of healthcare through the advancement of research, education and practice. Each year, funds are provided to registered nurses ...

Charlotte Liddell Scholarship Fund

Annual awards for Florida residents who are undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in a nationally accredited Nursing program in Florida. Undergraduate students must have a minimum 2.5 GPA; ...

District 3 Scholarship

There are two scholarships annually; Preference to Marion County Residents, BSN generic students only, students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Applicants must: Be enrolled in a nationally ...

District 4 Florida Nurses Scholarship/Research Award

The scholarship is to students from Hillsborough County who are pursuing a Geriatric RN or graduate program.   Applicants must:   Be enrolled in a nationally accredited ...

Eleanor Bindrum Scholarship Fund

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Florida state board of nursing.

Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay
11101 Roosevelt Boulevard N., Suite 100
Saint Petersburg, FL 33716

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