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College Profile: Broward College

 
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Broward College, previously known as "Broward Community College", was established in 1959 by the Florida Legislature to create a broad public community system. Of Florida’s “Great 28” public community college, 10 community colleges were created before 1959, four during the year, and 14 in the following years. Access and affordability were the key concepts behind the creation of Florida’s junior colleges. The system was created to provide a quality education for the two years of college affordable and build the colleges so no student would need to drive more than 30 miles (48 km) to get to attend college. Broward College confers Associate in Arts, Associate in Science and Associate in Applied Science degrees as well as certificates to its graduates. Additionally the college offers a variety of Continuing Education programs and courses, flexible learning alternatives, and dual-enrollment programs for motivated high school students, as well as being home to the College Academy @ BCC, a program for Broward County public high school juniors and seniors that allows them to graduate with an A.A. degree simultaneously with their high school diploma. More than 95 percent of the graduates of the College Academy @ BCC continue their education. A memorandum from the Chancellor Division of Community Colleges outlines the Letters of Intent from Community College Presidents including the initiative for Broward College to have the authority to offer Bachelor's degrees in Education (Middle Grades Math, Middle Grades Science, Secondary Math, Secondary Biology, and Exceptional Student Education) in the Fall semester of 2009. As part of this initiative, on May 28, 2008, Governor Charlie Crist signed a bill changing the college’s name from Broward Community College to Broward College after the House of Representatives and Senate approved the change earlier in the 2008 legislative session. The new name reflects the college’s role as a site-specific, baccalaureate degree-granting institution in addition to its work as one of the state’s 28 publicly supported community colleges.
 
111 East Las Olas Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL
33301
954-201-7350 (general)
954-201-7634 (financial aid)
954-201-7465 (admissions)
 
 
 

 

General Information
Other Names BC
Type Public, 4-year or above
Control Public
Size 20,000 and above
Campus Setting City: Midsize
Calendar System Semester
Title IV Eligibility Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Relgious Affiliation Not applicable

College Student Services Offered
Yes Remedial ServicesYes Academic/career counseling service
Yes Employment services for studentsYes Placement services for completers
Yes On-campus day care for students' children   

College Special Learning Opportunities
Yes ROTCYes Distance learning opportunities
Yes ROTC: ArmyYes Study abroad
No ROTC: NavyYes Weekend/evening college
No ROTC: Air Force   

Sources: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
More info

Broward College Website
Wikipedia

Admissions Considerations & Recommendations
Open admission policy Yes
Admission test scores Not applicable
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language Not applicable

Applicants (most recent fall period)
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Admissions (most recent fall period)
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Percentage of Students Submitting Test Scores
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SAT Percentile Scores
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ACT Percentile Scores
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Percentage Receiving Financial Aid
Local|federal|any
 
Average Amount of Financial Aid Received
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Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates
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Average Tuition for Full-Time Graduates
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Comprehensive Fee for Full-Time Undergraduates
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Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates
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Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Graduates
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Student Body
47,753 Student Body SizeNo On-Campus Housing
0 Fall Applicants0 Total Dormitory Capacity
0 Fall Admissions

Geography
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Gender
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Ethnicity
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College Levels Offered
Yes Less than one year certificateYes One but less than two years certificate
Yes Associate's degreeYes Two but less than 4 years certificate
Yes Bachelor's degreeNo Postbaccalaureate certificate
No Master's degreeNo Post-master's certificate
No Doctor's degreeNo First-professional degree
No First-professional certificate

All Academic Programs
 
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