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Broward College is a public institution situated in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Fort Lauderdale is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

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Broward College Rankings

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

BC has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#27 Most Popular Nursing Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at BC.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#27 Most Popular Nursing Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#69 Best Value Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards BC has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#50 Best Nursing Colleges for Veterans College Factual
#84 Highest Paid Nursing Graduates College Factual

Where Is Broward College?

Location of Broward College

Contact details for BC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 111 East Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Phone: 954-201-7350

How Do I Get Into BC?

You can apply to BC online at:

Broward College has an open admissions policy, so you don't have to worry about getting into the school if you have a high school diploma or its equivalent.

Can I Afford Broward College?

11% Take Out Loans
7.0% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At BC, approximately 11% of students took out student loans averaging $3,439 a year. That adds up to $13,756 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at BC is 7.0%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

Broward College Undergraduate Student Diversity

11,835 Full-Time Undergraduates
56% Women
74% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 38,976 undergraduate students at BC, with 11,835 being full-time and 27,141 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  BC

Gender Diversity

Of the 11,835 full-time undergraduates at BC, 44% are male and 56% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  BC

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Broward College students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of BC Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 373
Black or African American 3,136
Hispanic or Latino 4,384
White 1,706
International Students 922
Other Races/Ethnicities 1,314

Geographic Diversity

Florida students aren't the only ones who study at Broward College. At this time, 14 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 94 countries are represented at BC. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Venezuela, Brazil, and Jamaica.

Online Learning at Broward College

5,162 Took All Classes Online
12,162 Took At Least One Class Online
7.9% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 12,162 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at BC has changed over the last few years.


Online Growth Rankings of BC

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Broward College was 7.9%. This is the #983 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at BC regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Broward College Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Associate’s Bachelor’s TOTAL
Registered Nursing 274 108 382
TOTAL 274 108 382


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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