Palm Beach Atlantic University

Acceptance Rate 89.86 %
SAT Average 1,135
2023 Tuition & Fees $35,900
Student Population 3,687
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $21,003

Academic Overview

Palm Beach Atlantic University Campus, West Palm Beach, FL
Palm Beach Atlantic University is a private (not-for-profit), four-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.
Palm Beach Atlantic University is affiliated with Interdenominational.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $35,900 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $12,060.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,687 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 89.86% and the graduation rate is 61% 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.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, PBA's tuition & fees is $35,900. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $12,060.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at PBA. The acceptance rate of PBA is 89.86% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 29.22%. The average graduation rate is 61% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $21,003 and 77% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,687 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 89.86 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Palm Beach Atlantic University is 61 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Palm Beach Atlantic University is 71 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Palm Beach Atlantic University is 3,687
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 $21,003 at Palm Beach Atlantic University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address901 S. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Online Applicationwww.pba.edu/admissions/how-to-apply/index.html
Financial Aidwww.pba.edu/financial-aid/index.html
Net Price Calculatorwww.pba.edu/financial-aid/tuition-fees/net-price-calculator/index.html
Veterans Tuitionwww.pba.edu/financial-aid/types/other-aid/veterans-benefits.html
Disability Servicewww.pba.edu/academics/undergrad/disability-services.html

Offered Degrees

PBA offers 74 major programs through online and on-site education where 2 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 Degree571
Master's Degree131
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:1,228)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,256)

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