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Areas of Study

BUSINESS CATALOG COMPUTER
SCIENCE
CREATIVE ARTS & COMMUNICATIONS GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT HEALTH SCIENCE PUBLIC SAFETY SCIENCE & ENVIRONMENT TRADE & INDUSTRY

Which program is right for me?

Students can use these resources to help educate themselves about different programs and career opportunities.

 

General Education Requirements

General Education is a grouping of courses selected from five different areas to ensure that students receive a well-balanced and rich education. Each degree offered by Palm Beach State College requires General Education courses. The student should locate the desired degree program in the catalog or on the Program's website. The appropriate General Education courses are listed within the course listing for the program.  Learn more about the General Education Requirements

Associate in Arts Degree (Transfer)

Palm Beach State College's Associate in Arts (A.A.) transfer degree is designed for the student who plans to transfer to a Florida public university or state college as a junior to complete a bachelor's degree.

Students spend the first two years at Palm Beach State, where they prepare for hundreds of possible transfer majors, then their last two years at a university or state college.  Learn more about Associate in Arts

 

Bachelor of Applied Science

Palm Beach State College offers several different bachelor's degree programs. The degrees are a combination of lower division courses and upper division courses.  Learn more about Bachelor of Applied Science


Palm Beach State's Areas of Study

Business

  • Accounting Technology
  • Banking
  • Business Administration and Entrepreneurship
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Insurance
  • Marketing
  • Paralegal
  • Real Estate
  • Risk Management
  • Supply Chain

 

Child Care, Human Services & Teacher Education

  • Child Care
  • Human Services
  • Teacher Education

 

Computer Science

  • Computer Science & Information Technology

 

Creative Arts & Communications

  • Graphic Design
  • Interior Design
  • Motion Picture

 

Health Science

  • Dental Assisting
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Healthcare Documentation/Transcription
  • Health Information Management
  • Massage Therapy
  • Medical Assisting
  • Medical Information Coder/Biller

Health Science (cont'd.)

  • Nursing
  • Ophthalmic Medical Technology
  • Patient Care Assistant
  • Practical Nursing
  • Radiography
  • Respiratory Care
  • Sonography
  • Surgical Technology

 

Public Safety

  • Criminal Justice
  • Emergency Management
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Fire Science

 

Science & Environment

  • Biotechnology
  • Environmental Horticulture
  • Environmental Science Technology

 

Trade & Industry

  • Apprenticeship Programs
  • Automotive and Transportation
  • Barbering
  • Cosmetology
  • Electrical Power Technology
  • Electrician - Residential and Commercial
  • Engineering Technology
  • Facilities Maintenance
  • Heating and Air Conditioning
  • Machining
  • Security Systems Technician
  • Welding
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