The School of Nursing offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs, features state-of-the-art lab resources and offers students a holistic approach to the nursing profession.
The philosophy of the School of Nursing at Palm Beach Atlantic University is one that is Christ-centered and focused on the success of the students, professionally, spiritually and personally.Learn More
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PBA is known throughout the region for the quality of nursing graduates we produce each year. This is a result of our proven curriculum and exceptional instructors who serve as student mentors and bring decades of real-world experience. Other distinctives include:
Christ-Centered Experience—concepts of faith and biblical principles are at the center of everything nursing students experience.
Holistic Approach—we strongly believe, and teach our students, that true healthcare involves sociocultural understanding and spiritual encouragement in addition to the physical.
Advanced Labs and Technology—you will benefit from training with the most advanced nursing lab technologies and patient simulation resources, preparing you to step in and succeed on day one.
Personalized Learning—you will be guided by expert faculty who bring years of nursing experience at places such as Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center; Bethesda Memorial Hospital in Boynton Beach, Florida; Good Samaritan Medical Center; and Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
The School of Nursing faculty is comprised of expert, experienced nurse leaders who have a passion for training and mentoring the next generation of nurses. They bring years of experience at places such as Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center in West Palm Beach; Bethesda Memorial Hospital in Boynton Beach, Florida; Good Samaritan Medical Center; and Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
Our nursing graduates have consistently proven themselves to be among the best prepared as they enter the professional world. Since the inception of our BSN program our graduates have achieved a weighted average pass rate of better than 90% on the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX). And you’ll find our alumni working at places such as:
The School of Nursing has a vast range of opportunities for both our students and our graduates. From student clubs and organizations to externships and internships, you can get involved!
PBA awards over three million dollars in scholarships every year.
97% of PBA undergraduate students receive financial aid.
One-third of a recent PBA class had absolutely no debt upon graduation.