- The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others. Mahatma Gandhi
Graduate from the Palm Beach Atlantic University
Palm Beach Atlantic University is a private institution that was founded in 1968. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,039, its setting is city, and the campus size is 100 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Palm Beach Atlantic University's ranking in the 2017 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities South, 62. Its tuition and fees are $28,520 (2016-17).
Palm Beach Atlantic University boasts a scenic campus in West Palm Beach, Florida. The university is an interdenominational Christian institution and encourages students to strengthen their faith through courses and mission trips. Students are required to volunteer at least 45 hours each year, either on campus or in the surrounding community, and must attend at least 24 sessions in the campus chapel each year. On campus, there are about 50 clubs and organizations to consider joining, and students host musical and theatrical performances for their peers to check out.
The PBA athletic teams are known as the Sailfish and compete in the NCAA's Division II. Palm Beach Atlantic University also offers the Lloyd L. Gregory School of Pharmacy and a variety of other graduate programs. Contemporary Christian band Tenth Avenue North formed while three of its members, Mike Donehey, Jason Jamison and Jeff Owen, were students at Palm Beach Atlantic University.