Palm Beach Atlantic University

Acceptance Rate 95 %
SAT Average 1,090
Tuition & Fees $33,475
Student Population 3,705
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $18,022

Academic Overview

Palm Beach Atlantic University Campus, West Palm Beach, FL
Palm Beach Atlantic University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in West Palm Beach, Florida. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $33,475 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,705 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 95% and the graduation rate is 57% last year.
The salary after graduation from Palm Beach Atlantic University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $48,000. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Palm Beach Atlantic University are $33,475. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $11,036 on average.
Palm Beach Atlantic University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at PBA. The acceptance rate of PBA is 95% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 36%. The average graduation rate is 57% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $18,022 and 78% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,705 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Palm Beach Atlantic University is 95 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Palm Beach Atlantic University is 57 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Palm Beach Atlantic University is 75 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Palm Beach Atlantic University is 3,705
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Palm Beach Atlantic University is 12 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $18,022 at Palm Beach Atlantic University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

PBA offers 66 major programs through online and on-site education where 5 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree514
Master's Degree121
Doctor's degree - professional practice30

Special Learning Opportunities

Palm Beach Atlantic University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,230)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,750)

Veterans Benefits

Palm Beach Atlantic University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges