Building for the Future
Resources and support
Mean college revenues graph for 2012-2015:
Tuition and fees, 85%;
Government grants and contracts, 3%;
Investment income, 5%;
Mean college expenses for 2012-2015:
Institutional support, 29%;
Student services, 13%;
San Jose and Port Orange campuses hosted prospective student events in July 2014.
PalmerPalooza is the San Jose campus' annual summertime recruitment event, and this year brought nearly 100 prospective students to campus. The Port Orange campus event attracted nearly 150 prospective students and guests. In March 2015, the Davenport campus hosted 75 prospective students, and more than 70 prospective students joined Port Orange Admissions staff at a dinner in Isla Verde, Puerto Rico.
#1 in Job Security.
Strong Job Growth Predicted:
All jobs 10.8%; DCs 15%.
Palmer Fridays was launched to the Palmer campus communities in October 2014, then to alumni in November. The initiative encourages all members of the Palmer community to wear Palmer apparel on Fridays, take photos and share them on social media.
Palmer leads its peers in the chiropractic-education community in the important composite-score measure of financial health. Palmer's score of 3 is at the top of the scale, which ranges from -1 to 3. The average score for chiropractic colleges is 2.7.