Galen College of Nursing

Nursing Programs in Cincinnati, Ohio

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.

Associate of Applied Science Degree


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

Ohio ASN Curriculum Plan
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LPN to ASN Advanced-Standing


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

  • 18-month nursing program, On-ground/online hybrid
    • Theory and some labs are online—learn about Galen’s Online Nursing Education
    • Testing, nursing labs and clinical are on-ground
  • 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

Ohio ASN Advanced Standing Curriculum Plan
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Catalog and Handbook

Cincinnati Student Catalog
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Cincinnati Student Handbook
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Cincinnati, OH Campus
100 E Business Way, Suite 200
Cincinnati, Ohio 45241

Main: 513.475.3600 | Admissions: 513.475.3636



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 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/

Galen is approved by the State of Ohio 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