Tampa Bay - Galen College of Nursing
Founded in 1989, Galen College of Nursing in Tampa Bay, Florida, is committed to
offering you the highest quality nursing education now. No prerequisite courses are required at Galen; everything you need to learn to become a nurse is included in our curriculum. That means fewer hurdles for you.
In addition, Galen classes begin four times each year, not just once or twice. We strive
to help our applicants begin their journey as soon as they are ready.
Galen’s Tampa Bay nursing programs are available in a variety of convenient formats including accelerated Practical (PN) and Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) Programs, with
evening nursing classes available. LPNs bridging to their ADN degree also have the option to take much of their coursework online.
Nursing education is Galen’s sole focus; therefore, all programs and faculty are
dedicated solely to fostering the development of compassionate, competent, nursing professionals. Galen’s longstanding presence and respected reputation is recognized by leading healthcare employers, and our facilities are modern and well-equipped. In short, Galen strives to be the best nursing school it can be.
Galen is here to help make your nursing education experience as fulfilling as it can possibly be. Please contact us with any admissions questions at 727.722.9292. For general questions, please call 727.577.1497. Galen’s hours are 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays. You may also request admissions information online by filling out our easy-to-use online form.
Galen College of Nursing
11101 Roosevelt Blvd N
Saint Petersburg, Florida 33716
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.
Galen is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing and 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
7840 Roswell Road, Suite 325
Atlanta, Georgia 30350
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