Palm Beach State College
*PBSC is a college located in Palm Beach County Florida which was founded in 1933. The main campus is in Lake Worth . 4200 Congress Avenue Lake Worth, FL 33461
*There are 5 campuses all located in Florida
(New) Loxahatchee Groves
Palm Beach Gardens
PBSC school has the lowest tuition fees in the state. With the total cost of $16,244 a year. Compared to Keiser University which costs $36,184 annually.
*Acording to https://www.palmbeachstate.edu/about/choosepbsc.aspx it says it has ”Lowest tuition rate in the state.” This is ideal for people on budgets or would like to save money to further their education.
Fast Facts acording to https://www.palmbeachstate.edu/about/fast-facts.aspx
*Acording to www.american-school-search.com/review/palm-beach-community-college the graduation rate of PBSC is 27%
*12th largest producer of associates degree in the U.S.
*The largest institution of higher learning in Palm Beach Country.
* 5 major NJCAA Division 1 sports teams. Mens Baseball, Men’s and Women’s Basketball, Women’s Softball and Women’s Volleyball
*75+ Student clubs and organizations.
* acording to http://www.palmbeachstate.edu/admissions/default.aspx it says ”Standard high school diploma from a regionally accredited high school*, or
High school equivalency diploma (GED), or
Completed a Florida home education program, in accordance with FS 1003.43 and 1003.25, or
Met all standard high school diploma requirements except the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT); however, applicants are not eligible to apply for Limited Access programs, to participate in the College’s athletic program, or to receive financial aid, or
Approval for High School Dual Enrollment or Early Admission.”
This means that you must have a diploma, meat standards for the diploma, and be approved.
You must have a gpa of at least 3.2
*This new campus in Loxahatchee Groves is next to a 7/11 gas station, Dunkin Donuts, Publix, Tropical Smoothie Cafe, and Fired Up Pizza.
Notable people that attended Palm Beach State College are:
Burt reynolds ( actor that was featured in The dukes of hazzard, 2005).
MLB players include David Manning, Robby Thompson, Antoan Richardson and Dante Bichette.
Fauser, a former student from Palm Beach State College, came to PBSC because he said it was ”affordable” He goes on by saying ”The thing I like about Palm Beach State College is the student learning center.” Fauser took advantage of the free help that was offered.
Debra, who lives in Lantana, said ”it was close to home.”She also says that she likes how many open labs and professors there are. Debra adds ”There are always someone to help you”
Litz Ann says ”everything I needed to succeed”,”this program is amazing”,and ”anyone can do this.”
Acording to http://www.collegesimply.com/colleges/florida/palm-beach-state-college/price/ ,it says ”Residents of Florida pay an annual total price of $16,244 to attend Palm Beach State College on a full time basis.”
Payment options include financial aid. You can have financial aid as long as you have a Gpa of 2.0 or higher acording to http://www.palmbeachstate.edu/results.aspx?query=scholarships;submit=Search .
There is also FAFSA (Free Application Federal Student Aid).
Palm Beach State plays in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I in the Southern Conference