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Galen College of Nursing-Louisville

Galen College of Nursing-Louisville is an Associate's college with 847 students located in Louisville, KY.

Offers Associate Degrees


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Student Body

Total Undergraduates 847
Gender 12% Male / 88% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 58% Full Time / 42% Part Time
Socio-Economic Diversity 69% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
White 71%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 2%
Hispanic/Latino 1%
Ethnicity Unknown 14%
Black or African American 11%
Asian 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

Student Services

  • Career And Alumni Services
  • Libraries



Popular Majors

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (100%)

Majors Offered


A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance.

Job Opportunities:

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary
Demonstrate and teach patient care in classroom and clinical units to nursing students. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Registered Nurses
Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required.

Administration & Faculty

Dean Dr. Joan Frey
Accredited by Council on Occupational Education
Accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Full-time Faculty 45
Student : Faculty Ratio 16 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 8 : 91
Percentage of Faculty Members
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 100




Selectivity Score: 47/100

Acceptance Rate: 67.0% accepted of 224 applications

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

46% of students graduated on time.

62% of students graduated in six years.

64% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.



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