Top Palm Beach County Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 7 top community colleges in Palm Beach County, Florida, serving 33,720 students.
  • Minority enrollment is -340% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 38:1.

Top Palm Beach County Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • 5150 Linton Blvd
    Delray Beach FL  33484
    (561)381-4990

    210 students
  • Everglades University
    Private, non-profit
    5002 T-Rex Avenue, Suite 100
    Boca Raton FL  33431
    (561)912-1211

    2,424 students
  • Fortis Institute
    Private, for profit
    1630 South Congress Avenue, Suite 300
    Lake Worth FL  33461
    (561)304-3466

    276 students
  • 2410 Metrocentre Blvd
    West Palm Beach FL  33407
    (561)842-8324

    713 students
  • 4200 Congress Ave
    Lake Worth FL  33461
    (561)967-7222

    28,517 students
  • 9801 Belvedere Road
    West Palm Beach FL  33411
    (561)697-9200

    1,081 students
  • Southeastern College
    Private, for profit
    1756 North Congress Ave.
    West Palm Beach FL  33409
    (561)433-2330

    499 students
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