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Broward College

Broward College is a public, state college offering two-year associate degrees, select bachelor's degrees, professional certificates and continuing education classes. The college has three main campuses (Davie, Pembroke Pines and Coconut Creek) and seven centers throughout Broward County with additional locations in development. It serves about 66,000 students a year. The president is J. David Armstrong, Jr., who came to the college in July 2007 after serving as chancellor of the Florida State Community College System. Some Broward College students transfer to a four-year university, while others go directly into the workforce. Broward College admits individuals with a high school diploma or... Show more »
Broward College is a public, state college offering two-year associate degrees, select bachelor's degrees, professional certificates and continuing education classes. The college has three main campuses (Davie, Pembroke Pines and Coconut Creek) and seven centers throughout Broward County with additional locations in development. It serves about 66,000 students a year. The president is J. David Armstrong, Jr., who came to the college in July 2007 after serving as chancellor of the Florida State Community College System. Some Broward College students transfer to a four-year university, while others go directly into the workforce. Broward College admits individuals with a high school diploma or equivalent for its degree programs. Depending on an assessment in math, reading and English, students are placed in appropriate classes. Broward College admitted its first bachelor's students in fall 2008. Broward College opened in 1960 as the Junior College of Broward County and later became known as Broward Community College. In 2012 Broward College was named one of the top 10 community colleges in the country by the Washington D.C.-based Aspen Institute. « Show less

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  • Colleges start public street art exhibition

    Colleges start public street art exhibition
    When artist Charlotte Maloney served as a caregiver to her ill husband, she discovered solace and inspiration walking through nature preserves. "It became a survival technique and gave me the energy I needed to care for my husband," said Maloney, an...
  • Art teacher gets statewide honor

    Art teacher gets statewide honor
    Glenda Lubiner has a passion for her profession. It recently paid off as the Plantation resident was named the 2015 Florida Art Educator of the Year by the National Art Education Association. Lubiner teaches art at Franklin Academy Charter School in...
  • Workshop set April 16 on business in Southeast Asia

    Workshop set April 16 on business in Southeast Asia
    Broward College will host a workshop April 16 on business opportunities with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, or ASEAN, a grouping of 10 countries whose economies combined are the world's seventh-largest. Speakers include Marc P. Mealy,...
  • Braves thrash Latos in Marlins debut, win series

    Braves thrash Latos in Marlins debut, win series
    Starter Mat Latos jogged off the mound Tuesday just as most pitchers do after a day's work. The difference with Latos' departure was it came after his first half hour on the mound with his new team. The Coconut Creek High School and Broward College...
  • Manufacturing job fair set for April 22

    Manufacturing job fair set for April 22
    Job-seekers can explore manufacturing at the Florida Manufacturing Career Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 22 at Broward College's North Campus, Omni Auditorium, 1000 Coconut Creek Road, Coconut Creek. Employers participating include Astronics DME,...
  • Broward County Calendar

      Through Monday, May 4 Exhibit: "Visual Concerto" Weston Art Guild The art exhibit features work from the Weston Art Guild. City of Pembroke Pines Glass Gallery, 10100 Pines Blvd. 954-961-6067 or http://www.ppines.com/glassgallery Thursday,...
  • Evening classes to resume at north campus of Broward College following water line break

     
    Because of a water line break, Broward College canceled some classes at its north campus that were scheduled to begin before 5 p.m. on Wednesday, the school said via Twitter....
  • Evening classes to resume at north campus of Broward College following water line break

    Evening classes to resume at north campus of Broward College following water line break
    Because of a water line break, Broward College canceled some classes at its north campus that were scheduled to begin before 5 p.m. on Wednesday, the school said via Twitter. Normal class and event schedules will resume at 5 p.m., the school said later,...
  • Broward College launching new film program

    Broward College launching new film program
    There may be soon be a lot more filming going on at Broward College. This fall, the college plans to launch a program where students can earn an associate of science degree in film production technology. It's for those who seek entry-level employment...
  • Michael S. Long

    Michael S. Long
    Age: 53 Family: Married to Linda-Jean Long, two children Education: Associate's degree, Broward College, 1982; bachelor's degree, Florida Atlantic University, 1985 Occupation: Chief development officer, Broward Partnership for the Homeless...
  • Decades-old sexual abuse secrets send Coral Springs man, 77, to prison

    Decades-old sexual abuse secrets send Coral Springs man, 77, to prison
    For most of her 42 years, Adriana Carvo has been haunted by a dark secret that shaped her life. That secret – that she was sexually molested repeatedly from the time she was a toddler until the age of 10 – was an unrelenting weight she...