Palm Beach Atlantic University

West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Palm Beach Atlantic University is a private, not for profit institution, located in West Palm Beach, Florida. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 1,449 and 1,353 students were accepted.

Palm Beach Atlantic's in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $28,100 and fees $420. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $28,100 and $420 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Midsize
Student to Faculty Ratio12:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation
Interdenominational
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate75%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. LPN
  2. BSN
  3. Family Nurse Practitioner

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 58
Nursing Practice Doctor's degree - professional practice 3
Nursing Practice Doctor's degree - professional practice 0

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Palm Beach Atlantic University

City College-Fort Lauderdale
36.47 miles away
Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale
36.51 miles away
Nova Southeastern University
44.79 miles away
Barry University
57.73 miles away
University of Miami
69.39 miles away
City College-Miami
72.4 miles away
Ave Maria University
89.61 miles away
Southeastern University
146.71 miles away
Florida Southern College
147.98 miles away
Adventist University of Health Sciences
152.28 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
07/01/1972 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
CCNE
09/22/2016 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
04/21/2007 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
09/22/2016 - Current

Admission to School

93%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading470 to 600
SAT: Math460 to 570
SAT: Writing460 to 580
ACT Composite21 to 27
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Net Price

$23,444

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$20,275
30k to 48k$20,609
48k to 75k$23,177
75k to 110k$22,623
Over 110k$25,391
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $675.00 $675.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $550.00 $550.00

Student Population

2,926

Undergrads

838

Graduates

2,461

Women

1,303

Men

81%

Full-time

19%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
58%
Hispanic
16%
Black/African American
12%
Non-resident alien
4%
Asian
3%
Two or more races
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

Florida Nurses Foundation Scholarship and Grant

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Charlotte Liddell Scholarship Fund

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District 3 Scholarship

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District 4 Florida Nurses Scholarship/Research Award

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Eleanor Bindrum Scholarship Fund

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Florida state board of nursing
Palm Beach Atlantic University
901 S. Flagler Drive
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
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