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Why Choose PBSC?

Choose PBSC if you want a complete educational, cultural and social experience. Whatever your interests, you’ll find a group, activity or program that appeals to you. And, faculty and staff who truly care about helping you succeed.

  • 130+ programs of study
  • Outstanding faculty dedicated to your success
  • Flexible schedules - days, evenings, weekends, online
  • Lowest tuition rate in the state
  • 5 conveniently located campuses
  • Small class sizes for one-on-one attention
  • Bachelor’s, associate and certificate programs available
  • $62.1 million in financial aid disbursed annually
  • Largest institution of higher learning in Palm Beach County
  • 432 students enrolled in the Dr. Floyd F. Koch Honors College
  • 156 countries and territories represented among all students
  • High-ranking PBSC Panthers athletic teams


Bachelor's DegreesContinue your education and complete one of our 3 bachelor degrees.  Multiple concentration areas include nursing, entrepreneurship, health and security/network assurance.
TuitionPalm Beach State has the lowest tuition in Florida (among four-year public institutions) and students are awarded over $62 million in Financial Aid.
Multiple CampusesWith 5 beautiful campus locations, one is surely convenient for you.  Attend multiple campuses and discover even more opportunities.
Honors CollegeIn a challenging and supportive academic environment, these students are encouraged to think critically, demonstrate leadership and develop ethical standards.
Student LifeJoin one of 75+ student clubs, play intramurals and cheer for our Panthers in baseball, basketball, softball and volleyball. Meet new friends, get involved and have fun! 
News & EventsStay current on PBSC students, faculty, staff and alumni by visiting our online News Center.  And, check out the list of activities on our Events Calendar.
Arts & Culture3 campus theatres provide world-class cultural and artistic performances to our students and the community, including music, dance and theatre, as well as art galleries and exhibitions.
Around TownKnown for golfing, boating and amazing beaches, Palm Beach County offers everything from nightlife and shopping to areas for hiking and biking.  Enjoy the average temp of 75 degrees year round!


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