Welcome to Developmental Education at the PBSC Lake Worth campus. Our department serves students who want to refresh basic skills in Math and English. In addition, we offer courses for students whose primary language is not English. Lastly, the course "Introduction to the College Experience" focuses on acclimating first-time students to the college environment.


College Reading and Writing  |  Developmental Algebra  |  English for Academic Purposes
Introduction to the College Experience  |  Personal Development


Course ID & Description Links Course Title
EAP 0300 Introduction to Listening and Speaking Skills
EAP 0382 Integrated Reading and Writing
EAP 0400 Speaking and Listening 1
EAP 0420 Intermediate Reading
EAP 0460 Intermediate Grammar
EAP 1500 Speaking and Listening 2
EAP 1520 High Intermediate Reading
EAP 1584 High Intermediate English
EAP 1620 Advanced Reading
EAP 1684 Advanced English
ENC 0017 College Reading and Writing
ENC 0052 College Writing Essentials
MAT 0022 Developmental Algebra
MAT 0056 Developmental Math 1
REA 0056 College Reading
SLS 1201 Personal Development
SLS 1501 Introduction to the College Experience


Department Chairs

Professor Mike Sfiropoulos
Office: BA 00122  |  Phone: 561-868-3901  |  EAP

Professor Carleton Chernekoff
Office: SS 00121  |  Phone: 561-868-3021  |  Reading & English Prep

Dr. Pamela Mason-Egan
Office: TC 00117  |  Phone: 561-868-4223  |  Intro to College Experience

Dr. Monica Hamlin
Office: BA 00103  |  Phone: 561-868-3945  |  Intro to College Experience

Professor Eileen Doran
Office: BA 00104  |  Phone: 561-868-3983  |  Math Prep

Full-time Faculty

Professor Rita Alonso-Sheldon

Professor Reggie Butler

Professor Lisa A. Byard

Professor Aylim de Chazal

Professor Sandy DeMauro

Professor Mauvlette Joseph

Professor Valerie Lazzara

Professor Tricia Lynn

Dr. Sophia Munro

Professor Jeannette C. Sullivan

Location & Contact Info

The Developmental Education Dept. is located on the first floor of the TC building, room 120.

Susan Bierster, Associate Dean  561-868-3245

Holly Chase, Administrative Assistant  561-868-3290

Michele Steele, OPS Professional  561-868-3261

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