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Academic Rigor
3.7605
Dorm Life
1.6483
Food and Dining
3.3926
Bang for the buck
4.3942
Clubs and Activities
4.0526
Greek Life
1.0000
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Most Helpful Review for Palm Beach State College
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Stephanie from Loxahatchee, FL
  • 11 out of 11 people found this review helpful

Obviously the type of learning environment created varies from professor to professor, but one can always expect small class sizes. Many of the courses considered to be high risk (those that have a greater percent of students withdrawing or failing due to rigorous coursework) have supplemental instructors (SI's) who hold study sessions outside of class and are more than willing to help. Though the courses at this college are not considered to be difficult, I have still found myself learning a great deal more than most would have expected. The upper-level math and science professors (specifically those at the Eissey campus)...

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  • Akash
  • I am a current student here

    I am very interested. To come this college

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  • Tertulia - Raleigh, NC
  • I am a past student here

    I enjoyed being a student at palm beach state college. Different backgrounds, different cultures, such a diversity that makes you feel at home. I went to 2 campuses. My favorite was the Boca Raton campus - not a lot of students which makes it easier to learn. Different clubs and social organizations which help you create another family outside of your bloodline.

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  • Timothy - Lake Worth, FL
  • I am a current student here

    Palm Beach State College is wonderful school that has a great campus and and an environment that is very welcoming. My professors are intelligent and their passion for teaching the subject shows every class. Palm Beach State is a well-rounded college and if you ever need help, there will always be a helping hand.

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  • Stephanie - Boca Raton, FL
  • I am a current student here

    Pbsc is a very low stress school . Every teacher I've had at this school is extremely helpful . It's also easy to meet new people here it's such a diverse environment!

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  • carlos from tamarac, fl
  • I am a past student here

    palm beach state college is definitely a college worth going to. everything is straight-forward and easy-going. most of the staff and faculty is helpful.

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  • nicole - jupiter, fl
  • I am a current student here

    pbsc is a good stepping stone school. it does its job as a decent two year school but it's best to transfer. overall the professors are ok, you'll get out of it what you put in.

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  • Jennifer - West Palm Beach, FL
  • I am a current student here

    I am a mother of three that dropped out of school when I was 16. At the age of 25 got my GED, and finally have time in my busy life to do what I should of done a long time ago and go back to college. I did not know anything about college how to apply basically went off the internet and applied to PBSC. Since the first day everyone was so rude and unhelpful. I applied for FAFSA myself, did not receive any confirmation after the application. Went to the school several times because calling is worthless you WILL NOT get thru. About two weeks before payment was due I read online that my tax transcript had to be from the IRS. I ordered it and it did not come in time. I ended up have to call a COMPLETE different school and they had to explain everything. Matter of fact he told me I could go straight to the IRS office and pick up the paper I needed, which I did. I went straight to the school for them to tell me my classes will be dropped they cannot do anything, they made it clear that everything was my fault, basically made me feel poor saying we all know it can't be paid out of pocket so let's just forget about asking for help. Like ARE YOU SERIOUS?!?!?! How can you put people down like that. Not once did anybody sit down to speak or explain anything to me. I'm officially registered with Lincoln College and am very happy I am not with PBSC. I DO NOT RECOMMEND THIS SCHOOL.

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