Broward College is the first and largest institution of higher education in Broward County, with the third-largest enrollment among the 28 colleges in the Florida College System. Our mission is to provide high-quality educational programs and services that are affordable and accessible to a diverse population of learners.
The college has an annual economic impact of $1 billion and our students may see a return in future earnings of up to $6.20 for every dollar they spend on a Broward College degree. We are ranked third in the nation in the total number of associate degrees awarded to minority students. Founded in 1960 as the Junior College of Broward County, nearly one million people have taken a class at Broward College. With more more than 115,000 alumni, our past students are our current healthcare professionals, our law enforcement officers, our teachers, business professionals and leaders in the arts and sciences in Broward County and throughout the state and the nation.