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Study at Palm Beach Community College

Palm Beach Community College is situated in Florida, and was established in 1933. The main campus of the college, situated in Lake Worth, Florida, occupies nearly 114 acres of land. The college also has campuses in:

  • Belle Glade
  • Boca Raton
  • Palm Beach Gardens
The athletics teams of the college are known as the Panthers. PBCC has four major sports teams. Television and movie actors Gareth Williams, Judge Reinhold, Burt Reynolds, Monte Markham and Deidre Hall, American writer Charles Willeford, and professional golfer Jesper Parnevik are some of the notable alumni of the college.

Profile of Palm Beach Community College

Palm Beach Community College is found in Lake Worth, FL. Lake Worth is a large suburb. The school is a public institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Associate's degree at Palm Beach Community College.

Course Topics

The school is known for its programs in real estate and construction management and liberal arts.

Palm Beach Community College Selectivity

Palm Beach Community College accepts all qualified applicants under its open-admission rules. Many applicants are from out of state, an indication of the quality or special character of the school.


Palm Beach Community College has a tenure system for senior faculty.

Student Enrolment

Students numbered 22, 881 in 2007 at the school.

Palm Beach Community College Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Liberal Arts1, 851liberal arts and sciences
Nursing and Emergency Medicine490EMT paramedic, registered nursing, licensed practical nurse, various nursing
Security and Law Enforcement265fire-fighting, corrections, forensic science, criminal justice and police, fire services administration, fire protection tech, criminal justice and administration
Medical Support and Technology164radiation therapist, dental assistant, dental hygienist, surgical tech, respiratory care tech, mental health services tech, sonography and ultrasound tech, medical assistant
Transportation126truck and bus driver, commercial pilot and flight crew, aviation operations
Business and Management96financial services marketing, business management, accounting technology, entrepreneurship, marketing, operations management, finance, accounting and related services, . . .
Beauty and Cosmetology75cosmetology, facial treatment, manicurist
Family and Social Work72child care provider, public administration
Real Estate and Construction Management66real estate
Law35legal assistant
Landscaping and Horticulture31landscaping
Engineering Technician24electronics tech, construction engineering tech, environmental control tech, drafting, architectural drafting, computer systems tech, electrical drafting, architectural engineering tech
Therapy and Counselling22massage therapy
Mechanics and Repair22automobile mechanics, diesel mechanics, HVAC, autobody repair, small engine mechanics
Medical administration19medical records tech
Architecture and Planning15interior architecture
Photography and Commercial Art14commercial art, cinematography
Computer Science and Engineering13computer services management, systems analyst, computer applications programming
Hospitality9hospitality management
Production Trades9welding, machine shop assistant, sheet metal tech
office and Administration7executive secretary, office management
Construction Trades6electrician, plumbing, building inspection and management, pipefitting, masonry, construction trades, carpentry
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy3dietitian assistant
Drama and Performing Arts2various performing arts
Science and Laboratory Technician1biology tech
Media0communication and journalism
Education and Teaching0teacher Education

Contact: Palm Beach Community College

Palm Beach Community College

4200 Congress Ave

Lake Worth, FL 33461-4796

General Phone: (561) 967-7222

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