Palm Beach Atlantic University


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A Palm Beach Atlantic University student works on a research paper at the Warren Library on the main campus in West Palm Beach, Florida

Humanities Opportunities


  • Barbara Ferrin Scholarship, a renewable scholarship for outstanding entering freshman in English, History, Political Science, Pre-Law and Philosophy
  • Society of Colonial Wars offers a scholarship to an outstanding student in History
  • Sons of the American Revolution, Palm Beach Chapter, offers a scholarship to an outstanding student in History
  • Ben Starling III Excellence in Public Service Award 

An annual award is given to the outstanding graduate in each of the following majors:



If you are a Pre-Law major, you can have the opportunity to work with local law firms to learn hands-on about law. You will see how a law office operates and have the chance to network with professionals. You will be responsible for being an active part of the process of research, writing and presentation. 

You also may take advantage of other informal opportunities to intern as a part of your community Service (Workship) activities. Students in our school have written and edited newsletters for non-profit organizations and have helped with marketing and public relations efforts for worthy causes.

Political Science majors have actively worked for political candidates and constitutional principles. Our school offers you a chance to put your academic interests into positive action!


Would you like to live and study in another country? The Council on Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) partners with us by offering exciting programs to help you explore your professional interests or expand your knowledge of other cultures. Visit our Study Abroad section for more information!

Some of our programs include:

  • The American Studies Program
    Spend a semester in Washington, D.C. following the CCCU vision to "connect biblical faith with public life and vocation." Students receive practical, down to earth experiences in what it means to be a Christian citizen and servant in the heart of our nation's capital.
  • The Latin America Studies Program
    This program allows you to continue your Christ-centered studies through a Latin American University while perfecting your Spanish language skills. If you take advantage of this program, you will have a chance to serve others and learn in an international environment.
  • The China Studies Program
    Through this semester of interdisciplinary studies, you have the opportunity to learn about China by living there. This exciting program is hosted by Xiamen University, a key university in China. The exciting experience and information you gain in this semester will serve you well both personally and professionally. 
  • Study at Oxford University
    Through our partnership with the CCCU, you can spend a summer or a semester at Oxford, working in the intense atmosphere of England's outstanding ancient university. This program offers you the chance to learn with excellent tutors and lecturers.
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