Barnes Jewish College Goldfarb School Of Nursing

Barnes Jewish College Goldfarb School Of Nursing

The Barnes Jewish College Goldfarb School of Nursing is located in Saint Louis, MO and is one of the leading nursing institutions in the region. The current institution is a synthesis of the Jewish Hospital School of Nursing that was established in 1902 and the Barnes School of Nursing founded in 1955. Later the college became the Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College after the institute's benefactor, Alvin Goldfarb.

The nursing programs are partnered with Barnes-Jewish Hospital and St. Louis Children's Hospital. The degree offerings include Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) programs, Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) programs and the dual degree Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program. The school also provides for institutional and external scholarships for students. Student organizations include the Honor Society of Nursing and Sigma Theta Tau International.

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Contacting Barnes-Jewish College

Barnes-Jewish College Goldfarb School of Nursing
4483 Duncan Avenue
Saint Louis , MO 63110
General Phone: (314) 454-7055

Barnes-Jewish College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine312registered nursing
Medical Support and Technology5health service and sciences

Number of programs and degrees for Barnes-Jewish College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree1562
Master's degree182
Associate's degree1331
Post-master's certificate101

Barnes-Jewish College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Barnes-Jewish College had a total enrollment of 632 students (763 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 88%
Graduate 12%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 75%
Black 14%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 3%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 4%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
20-21 3%
22-24 14%
25-29 26%
30-34 27%
35-39 18%
40-49 11%
50-64 2%

Barnes-Jewish College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 100 %
Part-Time 100 %

Barnes-Jewish College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of St. Louis, Missouri for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Missouri Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Barnes-Jewish College Admissions and Selectivity

Application Requirements:

Years of College Work Before Admittancerecommended

Barnes-Jewish College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
Barnes-Jewish College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 638900)

Barnes-Jewish College Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track222

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year0*2*
Associate professorcalendar year0*1*
Assistant professorcalendar year1*7$75,154
Instructorcalendar year1*4$59,486
All faculty totalcalendar year2*14$74,961

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Associate professoracademic year0*1*
Assistant professoracademic year0*7$56,052
All faculty totalacademic year0*8$57,908

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Barnes-Jewish College Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Support And Technology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

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