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Literacy in College - Palm Beach State College

The literacy programs at Palm Beach State College prepare students for their future careers by supplying them with the knowledge and hands-on training that is necessary to gain employment in a specific industry. But does Palm Beach State College have the literacy program you are looking for? Is it the best option in your state or local area?

At CALiteracy.org you'll find general literacy rates and statistics for Palm Beach State College as well as detailed information that will help you determine if it's the right school for you.

Palm Beach State College
4200 Congress Ave, Lake Worth, Florida 33461-4796
Phone Number: (561) 967-7222
URL: www.palmbeachstate.edu

Tuition and Fees

Semester Undergraduate
(In State)
Undergraduate
(Out of State)
Graduate
(In State)
Graduate
(Out of State)
Books & Supplies Room & Board
(On Campus)
Room & Board
(Off Campus)
Room & Board
(With Family)
Fall 2011 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2012-2013 $2,378 $8,612 $0 $0 $1,500 $0 $12,000 $2,500
2011-2012 $2,324 $8,396 $0 $0 $1,500 $0 $12,000 $2,500
2010-2011 $2,158 $7,772 $0 $0 $1,750 $0 $12,000 $2,500
2009-2010 $1,990 $7,195 $0 $0 $1,750 $0 $12,000 $2,500

Degrees Offered

  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Two but less than 4 years certificate

Sports Programs

  • Baseball – NJCAA Division I
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 25, Women 0
  • Basketball – NJCAA Division I
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 15, Women 13
  • Softball – NJCAA Division I
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 0, Women 16
  • Volleyball – NJCAA Division I
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 0, Women 14

Semesters Open

  • 2011-2012
  • 2009-2010
  • 2010-2011
  • 2012-2013
  • Fall 2011

Accreditations

  • Dental Assisting (DA)
    Accredited By: American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 12/9/1966 -  
  • Dental Hygiene (DH)
    Accredited By: American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 7/18/1964 -  
  • Dietetics (DIETT) - Dietetic Technician Program
    Accredited By: American Dietetic Association, Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 6/1/1983 - 12/31/2006
  • Montessori Education (MONTE) - Montessori teacher education programs and institutions
    Accredited By: Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education, Commission on Accreditation
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 11/15/1999 -  
  • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    Accredited By: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 6/1/1996 -  

Majors Offered

  • Accounting and Related Services, Other – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Agriculture, General – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew – Transportation and Materials Moving
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician – Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician – Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Aviation/Airway Management and Operations – Transportation and Materials Moving
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Banking and Financial Support Services – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician – Science Technologies/Technicians
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Business Administration and Management, General – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Business and Personal/Financial Services Marketing Operations – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Carpentry/Carpenter – Construction Trades
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Child Care and Support Services Management – Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Child Care Provider/Assistant – Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Cinematography and Film/Video Production – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Commercial and Advertising Art – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computer Programming, Specific Applications – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Construction Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Corrections – Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General – Personal and Culinary Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration – Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science – Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Curriculum and Instruction – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Dental Assisting/Assistant – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Dental Hygiene/Hygienist – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Education, Other – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Electrician – Construction Trades
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians, Other – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Facial Treatment Specialist/Facialist – Personal and Culinary Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician – Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Fire Protection, Other – Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Fire Science/Fire-fighting – Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Fire Services Administration – Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Forensic Science and Technology – Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician – Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician – Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Hotel/Motel Administration/Management – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Interior Architecture – Architecture and Related Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Landscaping and Groundskeeping – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal – Legal Professions and Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies – Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Machine Shop Technology/Assistant – Precision Production
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Management Information Systems and Services, Other – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Management Information Systems, General – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Medical/Clinical Assistant – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Medium/Heavy Vehicle and Truck Technology/Technician – Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist – Personal and Culinary Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Office Management and Supervision – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Operations Management and Supervision – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Pipefitting/Pipefitter and Sprinkler Fitter – Construction Trades
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Plumbing Technology/Plumber – Construction Trades
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Public Administration – Public Administration and Social Service Professions
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician – Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Real Estate – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Restaurant/Food Services Management – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Surgical Technology/Technologist – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Welding Technology/Welder – Precision Production
    Offered during: 2011-2012