N/A

Acceptance Rate

$5,553

Avg.Financial Aid

001500

FAFSA Code

About Broward College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

40,784

Website

www.broward.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

No

Broward College is a public state institution that was established in the year 1959 and is located in Fort Lauderdale. Florida. On September 6, 1960, the Junior College of Broward County was started with 701 students. In the 1970s, Broward College offered their first television-based classes and reached an enrollment of over 12,000 students. In the year 1980, the college started offering weekend classes to students from all their campuses.

As the years passed, the college made many changes, built new buildings, and introduced new programs to cater to their growing students. Now the university serves more than 60,000 students in all their campuses.

The student body of the college is very diverse and has students from all over the world. The main aim of the college is to provide the best educational experience for their students.

  • The student-faculty ratio is 27:1.

  • The graduation rate of the university is 30%.

  • The total student population of the university is 43,700, which includes 12,891 full time and 30,809 part-time students.


Online Education at Broward College

The online degree programs offered by the college are recognized and accredited. The college enables students to earn their degree from anywhere with flexibility in time. The structured curriculum will help the student to understand the course by themselves very easily.

  • The university offers 62 online programs across various disciplines. College majors include Accounting, Aviation, Business Management, Computer Science, Education, Sociology, Psychology, Information Technology, Criminal Justice, and more. The college offers programs in Associate and Bachelors degree levels.

  • The college provides 24/7 tech services for the students. A student can contact the technical department via chat, mail, call, or video to resolve the issue. 

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Reviews

Students reviews on the college are given below.

  • Students say that the college is great and most professors are committed to helping their students. Furthermore, it offers students numerous opportunities to think out of the box and explore their interests.

  • The college offers many degree programs at an affordable price. Student life is good, college hosts events almost every day on campus to keep their students engaged and help them meet like-minded people.

Location & Contact

Address

111 East Las Olas Blvd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 9542017350
Fax: 9542017350
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Rankings

Some of the rankings given to the college by the US News are mentioned below.

  • The college is ranked 99th in ‘America’s Best Midsize Employers’.

  • It is ranked between 65-85 in ‘Regional Colleges - South’.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

N/A

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$35

SAT/ACT

N/A

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

None

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$7,457

Average Annual Cost

$1,968

Books And Supplies

$3,004

Other Fees

$862

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Bachelor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

30:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

46%

Male Professors

54%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

5,271 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

2,636 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

1,448 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

515 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

437 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

389 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

324 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

193 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

172 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

149 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

138 Graduates

Education, Other

112 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

92 Graduates

Air Transportation

85 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering Related Tech...

81 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

79 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

72 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

68 Graduates

Legal Support Services

62 Graduates

Dental Support Services and Allied...

51 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

51 Graduates

Computer Programming

47 Graduates

Engineering Technology, General

41 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

37 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

36 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

33 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

28 Graduates

Construction Engineering Technologi...

23 Graduates

Fire Protection

23 Graduates

Culinary Arts and Related Services

21 Graduates

Somatic Bodywork and Related Therap...

21 Graduates

Computer Systems Networking and Tel...

19 Graduates

Communications Technology/Technicia...

15 Graduates

Music

15 Graduates

Marketing

14 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

14 Graduates

Ophthalmic and Optometric Support S...

13 Graduates

Electrical Engineering Technologies...

12 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

10 Graduates

Environmental Control Technologies/...

4 Graduates

Homeland Security

3 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

1 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

40,784

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

49%

Full-time

29%

Part-time

71%

Students Gender

Male

40%

US National: 44%

Female

60%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

17% White

4% Unknown

31% Black

37% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

5% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

0

Out Of State

100%

In State

0

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$58,007 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The institution does not provide on-campus housing facilities for students.

On Campus Housing Available

No

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Seahawks

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NJCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

64

Total Female Athletes

75

Intramural Sports

4

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Soccer

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$26,700/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$34,900/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000

$5,712

$13,776

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$59 - 143

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

72%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,553

Students Receiving Federal Grants

64%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,953

Students Receiving State Aid

56%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,414

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

6%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,405

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$5,354

$30K - $48K

$4,479

$48K - $75K

$2,206

$75K - $110K

$363

> $110K

$385

The Office of Financial Aid in the college works with students in helping them identify the sources available for them to make their education affordable. The college provides financial aid in the form of scholarships, loans, and grants. Students looking for financial assistance has to fill up the FAFSA form.

Broward College FAFSA/federal school code is 001500.

  • Federal Aid includes grants such as Pell Grants, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), and loans such as Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, and Direct PLUS Loan. Federal Work-Study option is also available for the students.

  • State Aids include First Generation Matching Grant (FGMG), Florida Students Assistance Grant (FSAG), and Florida Bright Futures.

  • Broward College Scholarships include American Dream, Bright Futures, Broward Futures, TheDream.US, Honors Scholarships, and grants such as Merit-Based Grant and Need-Based Grant.

  • Military Aid includes the Post 9/11 GI Bill.

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