Palm Beach State College: Ranking & Review

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Lake Worth
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Palm Beach State College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Enrolled total (including graduate students)30,05212,80517,247

8,028 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2,993 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $40.

Palm Beach State College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Palm Beach State College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus$16,244$22,532
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Palm Beach State College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$2,424$8,712
Fees for full-time undergraduates$20$20
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$101$363

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities3,6293,629
Health Professions and Related Programs979681,047
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services629254883
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services53446580
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service465465
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences223223
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians135135
Personal and Culinary Services114114
Education7878
Precision Production4444
Legal Professions and Studies4141
Construction Trades4040
Natural Resources and Conservation3030
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences2828
Science Technologies & Technicians1717
Visual and Performing Arts1616
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1414
Transportation and Materials Moving1111
Biological and Biomedical Sciences55
Social Sciences
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services
Grand Total7,0323687,400

A total of 7,400 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Palm Beach State College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate33%32%35%

General info

Alternative namesPBSC
Founded1933
MottoYour Pathway To Success
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,634
Instructional FTE605
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant

Location and Contacts

Official Websitepalmbeachstate.edu
Address4200 Congress Ave
Lake Worth, Florida, 33461-4796
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population5,000
Phone5619677222

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