Palm Beach Atlantic University

West Palm Beach, FL
4-year
Medium
Urban
Christian college
29th
Best value Bachelor's Degree in Florida

Questions and Answers

Isabella H.
9 days ago
What does PBAU's elementary education program focus on?
Lorenso M.
18 days ago
How many credits in total is the exercise science program at PBAU?
Palm Beach Atlantic University
most majors are about 120 credit hours!
Lorenso M.
21 days ago
What housing options are available for first year students?
Palm Beach Atlantic University
We have 6 different residence Hall options! 5 of them are available for first year students, and include different styles: either 8 person suite style rooms with a living room, balcony, and double bathroom, or 4 person jack and jill suites with a bathroom connecting them. We can view them all on our website: https://www.pba.edu/campus-life/housing-dining/index.html
Lorenso M.
21 days ago
Is there a physical therapy program at PBAU?
Palm Beach Atlantic University
We have a major in Pre-Physical therapy, which helps set students up to do their Masters elsewhere! We also have a state of the art exercise science lab which is unique as undergraduate students have access to it here.
Amy L.
29 days ago
What type of assistance does Palm Beach Atlantic offer to help students secure internships and/or first jobs?
Palm Beach Atlantic University
We have an excellent internship program called D.I.V.E. : Discovering Internships as Vocational Exploration that helps pair students with organizations in the community based on what they're interested in! We are in a perfect location for internships, and about 86% of students within 6 months of graduation have a full-time job or are in graduate school.
Mac C.
2 months ago
Does PBAU offer scholarships for student athletes?
Palm Beach Atlantic University
Yes we do! They vary based on talent and financial need, and for athletics you would want to submit a recruit questionnaire here: https://pbasailfish.com/sports/2017/6/29/recruit-questionnaire-homepage.aspx

Academic details

1000-1220
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
20-26
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
Selectivity
Least Selective (95% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

52% White
17% Hispanic
11% Black
3% Multiracial
2% Asian
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)135k
Executive Director75k
Human Resources (HR) Director74k
Human Resources (HR) Manager73k
Operations Manager62k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)57k
Mental Health Therapist48k
Based on 1,708 student responses
46.2kAvg. Early Career Pay
79.6kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
62%in High-Meaning careers
7%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$20,575
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,611
Average Pell Grant
$5,112
Average Federal Loans

$15,882
Average Institutional Grant
$8,681
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$32,500 / year
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