Palm Beach Atlantic UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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West Palm Beach, Florida Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$32,500

Avg tuition

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About Palm Beach Atlantic University

Palm Beach Atlantic University is a small private university located on an urban campus in West Palm Beach, Florida. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,691, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 95%. The university offers 51 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 57%, and a student-faculty ratio of 12:1. Tuition and fees for students are $32,500.

Admissions Breakdown

This school accepts applicants at a higher rate than other schools.

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Acceptance Rate Insight

95% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate (High Acceptance Rate) 95%

Retention Rate 76%

Graduation Rate 57%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 980-1200

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 20-26

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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65%

Female Student Population

12:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

4k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

54%

Hispanic

17%

Black

11%

Unknown

7%

Non-U.S. Citizen

5%

Two or more races

3%

Asian

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

33% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

33%

State Grant Aid

55%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

33%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,868
State Grant Aid $6,724
Institution Grant Aid $16,996
Pell Grant Aid $4,529
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.