Galen College of Nursing

Nursing Programs in Louisville, KY

We encourage prospective students to schedule an appointment with an Admissions Representative to discuss Galen’s nursing programs and take a tour of the campus. Our personalized approach allows us to get to know you and help you make the decision to best fit your needs.

RN to BSN Online


For current licensed Registered Nurses wanting to obtain their Bachelor of Science in Nursing.

  • 16-month, online
  • Six starts per year, beginning in September of 2014
  • Highly interactive, content-rich courses with 3D graphics, video content, and real-time and video discussion

RN-to-BSN Curriculum
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Associate Degree in Nursing Science (ADN)


For those new to nursing, interested in becoming an RN.

  • 24 month, full-time nursing program
  • Four starts per year: January 6, April 3, July 7, October 2
  • General education classes included in the nursing program curriculum—no pre-requisites required

KY-ADN-24 Curriculum Plan
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LPN to ADN Bridge


For current Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) interested in becoming an RN.

  • 15-18 month, full time days
  • 15-18 month on-ground/online hybrid
  • Clinicals in which students learn while working with real patients in real-life healthcare settings
  • Four starts per year: January 6, April 3, July 7, October 2
  • General education classes included in the nursing program curriculum—no pre-requisites required

KY-ADN-15 Curriculum Plan
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KY-ADN-18 Curriculum Plan
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Practical Nursing Programs


For those wanting to become a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).

This is also a great way to get started in nursing by gaining the education to start working in the nursing field, then continue with our LPN-to-ADN Bridge so that you can work while continuing on your path towards becoming an RN. You’ll have a leg up with a solid foundation from your PN program, as well as valuable real-world clinical experience to apply to your continuing education.

  • 12-month, full-time
  • 21-month, part-time evenings
  • Four starts per year: January 6, April 3, July 7, October 2

KY-PN-12 Curriculum Plan
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KY-PN-21 Curriculum Plan
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Catalog and Handbook

Louisville Student Catalog
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Louisville Student Handbook
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Louisville, KY Campus
1031 Zorn Ave., Suite 400
Louisville, KY 40207

Main: 502.410.6200 | Admissions: 502.813.4747

EXTENDED CAMPUS:
2704 River Green Circle
Louisville, Kentucky 40206


Galen College of Nursing is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees.

Contact the Commission on Colleges at:
1866 Southern Lane,
Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097
or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Galen College of Nursing.
http://www.sacscoc.org/

General inquiries such as admission requirements, financial aid, or educational programs, should be addressed directly to Galen College of Nursing and not the Commission’s office.

Galen is approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing and is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education, a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education.

The Council on Occupational Education

The Council on Occupational Education
7840 Roswell Road, Suite 325
Atlanta, Georgia 30350
800.917.2081
www.council.org

This Associate Degree program is a candidate for accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN, formerly NLNAC).

3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
404.975.5000
www.acenursing.org