Galen College of Nursing is a private nursing school with four locations in Louisville, Kentucky; San Antonio, Texas; St. Petersburg, Florida; and Cincinnati, Ohio. The original campus was founded in Louisville by Humana Inc. in 1989, and was named Galen Health Institute. The school offers a number of nursing programs that should meet the needs of aspiring nurses, including flexible hours for those individuals that require them. The school serves over 3000 students annually, providing quality education and training through an experienced faculty that ensure the programs remain relevant and the education provided prepares students for employment upon completion.
Saint Petersburg Location
Galen School of Nursing – Tampa Bay is located at 11101 Roosevelt Boulevard N., Suite 100 in the city of Saint Petersburg. This campus has a graduating class size which is about 360 students each year. This campus provides services for students in the form of distance learning options for students who wish to obtain their education online, career pathway assistance for students in need of help, and flexible courses for individuals who cannot make regular hours. Students may learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting galencollege.edu.
Galen School of Nursing – Tampa Bay have offered the programs listed below. Not all programs currently offered by this school may be listed below. Students may contact the school at (727) 577-1497 to confirm programs or obtain additional information.
Get more information about the programs offered by Galen School of Nursing – Tampa Bay by clicking the request information to the right.
The nursing programs that are listed below are sorted by the number of credit hours offered.
108 Credit Hours
- Estimated tuition and fees: $38,000 per year*
- Cost of books or materials required: $3,200*
- Takes about 24 months to complete
80 Credit Hours
- Estimated tuition and fees: $29,000 per year*
- Cost of books or materials required: $2,400*
- Takes about 18 months to complete
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (1,440 Hours)
The licensed practical nurse (LPN) program offered on average takes about twelve months to complete.
- Tuition estimate is $23,000*
- Based on published reports, around 80 students completed the licensed practical nurse (LPN) program last year
- The licensed practical nurse (LPN) program takes about 12 months to complete
More detailed information and school listings are available through our licensed practical nurse (LPN) Programs page.
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average annual "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around -. To calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance visit the net price calculator. Any tuition and financial aid figures listed provide an outline of costs at this school, however they may not accurately represent current costs, fees, or tuition. Please check with Galen School of Nursing – Tampa Bay for more information.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||92%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||73%||$3,815|
|Receiving Student Loans||88%||$6,489|
Other Healthcare or Nursing Schools
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Galen School of Nursing – Tampa Bay.
- Taylor College in Belleview, FL (86 miles away)
- Centura Institute in Orlando, FL (91 miles away)
- Lincoln Tech - Fern Park in Fern Park, FL (96 miles away)
- Remington College - Orlando Nursing in Lake Mary, FL (101 miles away)
- Academy for Nursing and Health Occupations in West Palm Beach, FL (174 miles away)