Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science

Cincinnati, OH 45220
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Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science is one of the seventy private, not-for-profit 4-year colleges in Ohio. The campus is located in an urban area, in Cincinnati.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 413 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 24 freshman students enrolled. Every year 50% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $13,605, and fees were $1,865. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $13,605 and $1,865 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge City
Number of Students413
Student to Faculty Ratio6:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate-

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 8 92
Bachelor's degree 2 21
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 82%

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Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/2006 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
02/01/2006 - Current
Nursing (DNUR) - Diploma programs
06/01/1954 - 06/30/2006
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
03/01/2014 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
ACT18 to 24
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$537/credit
In State Students$537/credit
Out of State Students$537/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $24,165 $24,165 $24,165
ADN 70 $37,590 $37,590 $37,590
BSN 125 $67,125 $67,125 $67,125
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 88% of Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 41% $5,089
Other Federal Grant -- --
State Grant & Scholarships 35% $2,773
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans 76% $6,446
Private Loans 12% $11,273


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$13,326
$30,001 to $48,000$15,423
$48,001 to $75,000$20,075
$75,001 to $110,000$21,808
Over $110,000$21,808

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

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Ohio state board of nursing.
Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science
375 Dixmyth Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45220

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