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Online Certificates & Degrees

Our fully online degrees are designed to match your career interests, recommending a set of courses leading to a degree or certificate that best matches your intended career path.

Please explore the listed fully online Tracks below. Once you select the desired Track, please contact the respective Track adviser to discuss your options.

PBSC Online has over 60% of ACUE-certified faculty and growing. Our world-class faculty design engaging courses and offer programs that will advance your career. PBSC has partnered with the Association of College and University Educators (ACUE) to provide a national certification in online teaching practices for faculty.

 

Online Programs

Business Pathway

Studying business will teach you critical thinking and problem-solving skills ranging from balancing a budget to weighing marketing mishaps. Plus, business is applicable just about anywhere. Since the exchange of goods happens in every corner of the country and every corner of the globe, you can take your business skills just about wherever you want. 

For more Information, please contact: Emmanuel Danso 

Associate in Arts (A.A.) Degree Tracks

The Associate in Arts transfer degree equals the first two years of a bachelor’s degree. By earning your A.A. degree at PBSC, you are guaranteed admission to one of Florida's public universities to complete your bachelor’s degree. 

 

Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree Tracks

Associate in Science degrees prepare you for skilled employment or transfer to PBSC’s bachelor's programs and possibly other institutions.

 


 

Education, Human Services, Social & Behavioral Sciences Pathway

Do you have a desire to help people? Through these programs, you’ll examine social issues and systems to better understand how to help others and foster social change. You’ll also explore the cognitive processes, especially decision making and communication, through systematic analysis of human behavior. 

For more Information, please contact: Terry Randolph

Associate in Arts (A.A.) Degree Tracks

The Associate in Arts transfer degree equals the first two years of a bachelor’s degree. By earning your A.A. degree at PBSC, you are guaranteed admission to one of Florida's public universities to complete your bachelor’s degree. 

 

Certificate Tracks

College Credit Certificates give you marketable skills as well as college credits that can transfer to an associate degree. Career Certificate Programs prepare you for high-skill, high-demand jobs.

 


 

Health Sciences Pathway

Health science is a growing field within healthcare, and increasingly popular among college students because of its countless career opportunities. Those who graduate in these programs are prepared to work in health administration, medical labs, and other medical fields. 

For more Information, please contact: Belinda Mouradian

Associate in Arts (A.A.) Degree Tracks

The Associate in Arts transfer degree equals the first two years of a bachelor’s degree. By earning your A.A. degree at PBSC, you are guaranteed admission to one of Florida's public universities to complete your bachelor’s degree.

 

Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree Tracks

Associate in Science degrees prepare you for skilled employment or transfer to PBSC’s bachelor's programs and possibly other institutions.

For more information, please contact: Professor Chiacchiero

 

Certificate Tracks

College Credit Certificates give you marketable skills as well as college credits that can transfer to an associate degree. Career Certificate Programs prepare you for high-skill, high-demand jobs.

For more information, please contact: Professor Chiacchiero

 


 

Industry, Manufacturing, Construction & Transportation Pathway

If you thrive in a dynamic, people-oriented environment, the hospitality and tourism field is for you. At Palm Beach State, students learn every facet of this global industry and prepare for careers in hotels, restaurants, resorts and spas, tourist attractions, convention centers and more. 

For more Information, please contact: Emmanuel Danso

Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree Tracks

Associate in Science degrees prepare you for skilled employment or transfer to PBSC’s bachelor's programs and possibly other institutions.

 

Certificate Tracks

College Credit Certificates give you marketable skills as well as college credits that can transfer to an associate degree. Career Certificate Programs prepare you for high-skill, high-demand jobs.

 


 

Public Safety Pathway

If you want to help protect the lives of your fellow citizens, one of these programs could be for you. We live in a world where there is an increasing number of threats from both man-made and natural disasters. That means a day-in-the-life of a Public Safety professional gives you virtually limitless opportunities to make a real impact.

For more Information, please contact: Mr. Richard

Associate in Arts (A.A.) Degree Tracks

The Associate in Arts transfer degree equals the first two years of a bachelor’s degree. By earning your A.A. degree at PBSC, you are guaranteed admission to one of Florida's public universities to complete your bachelor’s degree.

 

Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree Tracks

Associate in Science degrees prepare you for skilled employment or transfer to PBSC’s bachelor's programs and possibly other institutions.

 


 

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Pathway

STEM professionals designed and built the Hubble telescope to peek into the universe; created the internet; built the tallest buildings in the world, and continually push our understanding of diseases and new medical treatments. These programs create critical thinkers and enable the next generation of innovators. 

For more Information, please contact: John Hadley | 561-868-3689

Associate in Arts (A.A.) Degree Tracks

The Associate in Arts transfer degree equals the first two years of a bachelor’s degree. By earning your A.A. degree at PBSC, you are guaranteed admission to one of Florida's public universities to complete your bachelor’s degree.

 

Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree Tracks

Associate in Science degrees prepare you for skilled employment or transfer to PBSC’s bachelor's programs and possibly other institutions.

Online Concentrations

Supervision and Management (B.A.S.)

Guided by expert faculty, the two-year B.A.S. degree in Supervision and Management offers an in-depth exploration of business principles and practices, making it the perfect next step for A.S. and A.A. degree graduates. You can personalize your choice of a concentration area and create a flexible schedule with face-to-face and online classes. Internship opportunities allow you to gain relevant work experience and make career contacts.

For more Information, please contact: Hector Hernandez | 561-868-4118

 


 

Information Management (B.A.S.)

B.A.S. degrees are designed for students who wish to earn a bachelor's degree for career advancement after earning their A.A. or A.S. degree. After completion of this program, students may choose to apply for graduate study at a public or private university.

For more Information, please contact: Hector Hernandez | 561-868-4118

 


 

Nursing (R.N. - B.S.N.)

The Palm Beach State College Registered Nursing (RN) to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program seeks to prepare the registered nurse intellectually, professionally and culturally for the health care field and further education. The program is designed to provide the registered nurse (RN) with the necessary education that allows progression in their careers, such as gaining entry into management positions or admission to graduate nursing programs. The RN-BSN program prepares students with the necessary research skills to engage in evidence -based nursing care.

For more Information, please contact: Cathy E. Lombard | 561-868-3680

 


 

Human Services (B.S.)

With family, health and substance abuse crises impacting all 50 states, there’s never been a greater demand for graduates with a bachelor’s degree in human services. 

The Bachelor of Science degree in Human Services is open to graduates of PBSC’s Human Services A.S. degree (all concentration areas) and A.A. degree tracks, as well as those with an associate degree (or a minimum of 60 college credits) from a regionally accredited institution that is equivalent to the satisfactory completion of a PBSC A.S. or A.A. degree.

For more Information, please contact: Dr. Suzanne Duff | 561-868-3461

 


 

Cardiopulmonary Sciences (B.S.)

As in many health care professions, the aging population is driving the critical need for respiratory therapists, who play a vital role in patient care and recovery from heart and lung disorders.

Through the Bachelor of Science degree in Cardiopulmonary Sciences, Registered Respiratory Therapists (RRTs) build on their associate-level education and earn a bachelor’s degree.

This B.S. degree program provides a broad-based curriculum that will lead to advanced credentials, as well as professional growth and development in leadership, management, education and research. Upper division courses meet the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) standards and are comparable to programs offered throughout the state and nationwide.

With a bachelor's degree, RRTs can earn more and advance further in their careers, may pursue graduate-level education, and are better prepared to achieve specialty credentials.

For more Information, please contact: Dr. Nancy Latimer | 561-207-5068

 


 

Project Management (C.P.P.)

Offered 100% online, this certificate is for individuals who already have a bachelor's degree (or higher) and want to gain project management expertise to further their careers.

For more Information, please contact: Hector Hernandez | 561-868-4118

 


Online Courses

In addition to courses listed in the Pathway Tracks and Online Programs, almost all courses offered by the College are available online.  To find specific online courses, please visit our online course catalog by following the Fully Online Course Offerings button below.

Questions?  Please fill out a short form by following the Request Information button and you will be contacted by an adviser to answer your questions and assist you in getting started.

 

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