PBA offers an extraordinary Christian learning experience and we expect a lot out of our undergraduate students. So it only makes sense to provide to you a deep and broad range of services designed to support and assist you throughout your academic journey.
You will have access to a wide variety of tutoring, academic coaching, academic enrichment activities and workshops and the resources of our Center for Writing Excellence. These services are extensive and personalized.
The Frederick M. Supper Honors Program will enrich your PBA learning experience and enable you to heighten your academic pursuits. The program offers specialized course offerings, unique study abroad opportunities at places like the University of Oxford and connections with esteemed visiting speakers.
The Bridges Scholar Program is designed to help assure the success of first-year students in Pre-Composition English and College Pre-Algebra as they transition into the university environment. The program offers pre-orientation programming, mentoring and advising, social activities and academic support.
Physically challenged students are valued members of our campus community. We take a lot of pride in the extensive resources and focus of our Office of Disability Services to provide any assistance needed by students regardless of their situation.
Our First Year Experience programming will help streamline and ease your transition to college life at PBA. Programs and offerings include Welcome Weekend, Welcome Week, First Year Advising, Student Orientation Advising Registration (SOAR) and interactions with faculty and staff who will help you grow academically and spiritually.
SOAR is an acronym for Student Orientation Advising Registration, and this is a one-day pre-registration program offered during the summer. You’ll gain an early introduction to registration processes, advising services and how to orient yourself on our beautiful campus in West Palm Beach.
During Welcome Week you’ll enjoy extended student orientation programming right before the beginning of classes. A variety of exciting activities help you gain familiarity with our campus and connect more deeply with other incoming first-year students.
Open six days per week, the Center for Writing Excellence houses trained tutors and writing coaches who will provide all the guidance you may need. This will include things such as brainstorming, outlining, drafting, revising and proofreading your writing assignments.
Every year we accept bright, motivated transfer students from across the country. Transfer students are supported with friendly assistance through all phases of the process, from credit transfers, to orientation to creating an academic plan focused on each student’s needs and passions.
Our Titus Center for Franchising is the only dedicated center in the nation where students can master the principles of business franchising.
PBA students Esther Hagan, James Allison and Allison Rice recently earned the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship to teach English around the world.
Every year millions of visitors come to West Palm Beach for the weather, beaches, culture and professional opportunities. At PBA, all that is right outside your door.