Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay

Saint Petersburg, FL 33716
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Galen College of Nursing-Tampa Bay is one of the forty-three private, for-profit 2-year colleges in Florida. The campus is located in an urban area, in Saint Petersburg.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 1,235 students attend the school. Every year 46% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge City
Number of Students1,235
Student to Faculty Ratio13:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Business ModelFor-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate63%

Nursing Programs

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-PN: 88.9%
  • NCLEX-RN: 88%

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

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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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