30,052
Students
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
100
100%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Palm Beach State College is a 4-year institution located in Lake Worth, FL, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 4200 Congress Avenue
Lake Worth, FL  33461-4796
United States

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Administrative Assistant And Secretarial Science Checkmark
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Hotel/motel Administration Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Data Processing And Data Processing Technology Checkmark
Network And System Administration Checkmark
Web Page, Digital/multimedia And Information Resources Design Checkmark
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Construction Trades Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Electrical, Electronic And Communications Engineering Technology Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Science Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Fire Science/firefighting Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Political Science And Government Checkmark
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Transportation And Materials Moving Associate Bachelors
Airline Pilot And Flight Crew Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Ceramic Arts And Ceramics Checkmark
Commercial And Advertising Art Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

5,653
Applied
5,653
Accepted
30,052
Enrolled
100%
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Female Admissions

2,985
Females Applied
2,985
Females Accepted
100%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

2,668
Males Applied
2,668
Males Accepted
100%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

40
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 20th August 20th
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 20th August 20th Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

3,050
In-state
11,740
Out-of-state
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Fees

20
Full-time student fees

Student Body

30,052
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 30.84%
Black or African American 26.25%
White or Caucasian 32.16%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.21%
Asian 2.56%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.18%
Two or more races 2.36%
Other 3.7%

Gender

Male (42.61%)
Female (57.39%)

Campus Life

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Graduation

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government, Phi Theta Kappa, Students for International Understanding, Black Student Union and Drama Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
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Softball No No No
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
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Faculty

1,170
Total Faculty
23:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 323
Part-time - 847
Male - 553
Female - 617