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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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  • Con apoyo bipartidista, indocumentados pagarían matrícula de residentes

    Con apoyo bipartidista, indocumentados pagarían matrícula de residentes
    Para muchos estudiantes indocumentados, el Sueño Americano de poder pagar sus estudios al graduarse de la secundaria podría convertirse pronto en una realidad. Por años, los estudiantes indocumentados de Florida han pagado hasta cuatro veces más que sus...
  • Charles Caulkins: Six Pillars framework gives Broward a strong future

    My friend and Florida Chamber of Commerce President Mark Wilson likes to say you should always plan with the end in mind, and Broward County has taken that to heart as a Six Pillars Community. I am chair of the Broward Workshop, a 100-member group of...
  • Competition on the green for Broward College scholarships

    Broward College's 27th annual "Sharp-Broward College Golf Classic" will once again gather community leaders to support education. Local businesses and community leaders are planning to be part of this event on the green to support education. The...
  • Silver Air and Broward College partner in preferential hiring deal

    Silver Air and Broward College partner in preferential hiring deal
    A new partnership between Silver Airways and Broward College is taking flight. Officials of the regional carrier and educational institution announced Monday a new preferential hiring agreement that aims to fast track student pilots into jobs after...
  • Democrats scramble to get Obamacare signups as deadline looms

    Democrats scramble to get Obamacare signups as deadline looms
    Original post | 4:30 p.m. Updated | 5:06 p.m. With signups for the Affordable Care Act falling last month, Democrats are pulling out all the stops to increase interest in Obamacare by the March 31 deadline. On Monday, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman...
  • A history lesson, with beer

    A history lesson, with beer
    Lisa Siegel has lived in Fort Lauderdale for 20 years, yet for much of that time, she didn't pay attention to the headquarters of the Fort Lauderdale Woman's Club, located just north of the Broward County Main Library. The building has been there since...
  • Ira Glass: This American Live

    Ira Glass: This American Live
    The difference between Ira Glass' NPR broadcast "This American Life" and his one-man stage show, "Reinventing Radio: An Evening With Ira Glass," is the presence of a live audience, an intimate setting and an iPad. That's about it. The wry, quizzical...
  • Spring break 2014: To selfie or not to selfie

    Spring break 2014: To selfie or not to selfie
    The selfie has come into focus for spring break 2014. Coming off the heels of the 86th Academy Awards last Sunday, when host Ellen DeGeneres crashed the Twitter social site with her selfie shared around the world, this cultural phenomenon of snapping...
  • Six Pillars group making progess on goals

    In the fall of 2012, Broward County became an official "Six Pillars" community, setting out a growth strategy for the next two decades as the county's population of 1.8 million is expected to grow further. On Friday, Broward leaders reported the...
  • State may lower tuition for undocumented students

    State may lower tuition for undocumented students
    Ana Guevara wants to finish college, get a good job and live the American dream, but she said Florida is making that nearly impossible for her. A native of Nicaragua, Guevara, 20, has lived in South Florida since she was 9. But when she enrolled at Palm...
  • FIU, Broward College to open Miramar campus

    FIU, Broward College to open Miramar campus
    Broward College and Florida International University are teaming up to open a new campus, the latest in a westward expansion of higher education in Broward County. The 89,000-square-foot-site on S.W. 145th Avenue in Miramar is slated to open in August....