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Palm Beach State College

PBSC shows it’s commitment to serving service members, veterans and their families with three veteran success centers across it’s three major campuses. In August 2020 PBSC was awarded the student support services veterans (SSSV) TRiO grant by the US Department of Education. The three major campus veteran centers amount to 2,692 square feet of dedicated space for Military connected students to receive quality guidance in navigating college life while integrating into the civilian world. The centers, its staff and the SSS Veterans TRiO grant illustrate how PBSC’s mission, vision, and values align with the county’s military and veteran population needs. Services include tutoring, mentoring, academic and career advising, VA/financial aid assistance, counseling, and disability services. Furthermore, the veteran success center features a lounge with the latest gaming console, computer lab, study areas, conference room, a four seat and a six seat golfcarts for tours/escorts and six offices. PBSC also supports three SVA chapters and sponsors many events and programs enjoyed by our growing student veteran community.

Website:

https://www.palmbeachstate.edu/

Category:

Large public

Military Friendly Rating

We rate how Military Friendly an organization is within 6 different categories. Learn more about our methodology.

The rating below reflect the extent to which each organization exceeds the benchmark standards for Military Friendly.

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

38.58

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

72.73

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

84.96

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

88.24

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

94.44

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

63.41

Why you should attend?

PBSC has a Veteran Success Center and Student Support Services veterans (SSSV) TRiO program grant. We offer academic counseling, financial aid assistance, GI BILL benefits processing, VA work study opportunities, tutoring, computer labs, free printing, golfcart escorts/tours and other services for veterans and service members. As one of the top colleges for veterans, military service members and their families, PBSC prepares students for in-demand careers by offering associate degrees, bachelor's degrees and certificates that encompass over 130 programs of study. Students may attend 5 campuses across the county three with dedicated veteran centers. Nine full-time veteran services staff members across the college make sure that all student veterans or service members are supported and advised.