Palestine has a nice blend of public schools, charter schools, and institutes of higher learning. Charter schools such as Landmark School and Innovation Academy offer a drawn path to colleges, such as the University of Texas at Tyler. Students can live on campus or off, depending on the charter school chosen. College brings on a completely new world with the nationally recognized University of Texas at Tyler, which offers unique programs; including one of the few U.S.-based Ph.D. programs in human resource development. Other higher education options include Trinity College and several area community colleges.