RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

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

Top Broward College Articles

Displaying items 97-108
  • Local planetariums see interest in space soar

    Local planetariums see interest in space soar
    "Gravity" is pulling South Floridians into planetariums from Miami to West Palm Beach. The movie, about two astronauts stranded in space, has prompted more visitors to look through telescopes and caused interest in the heavens to soar. "On the...
  • Warnig aims to shake up LaMarca-Keechl race

    Broward County Commission candidate Christopher Warnig says his run for Chip LaMarca's seat doesn't have to be a ''bloodbath.'' Warnig faces former County Commissioner Ken Keechl in the Democratic primary. LaMarca is a Republican who Warnig said...
  • Common Core hearing today in Davie

    The state Department of Education is hosting its second hearing on Common Core today at Broward College in Davie. The meeting starts at 5 p.m. and will run through 8 p.m. at Bailey Concert Hall. Florida is one of 45 states that adopted the new math...
  • Dan Lindblade, president, Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce

    Dan Lindblade, president, Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce
    Last week: We continue to see steady job growth and the recent Citrix hiring expansion of 200 jobs was another positive for Broward County. Our public and private/partnerships continue to focus on working together to expand our employment base. County and...
  • Eleanor Sobel, senator, Florida

    Eleanor Sobel, senator, Florida
    Last week: This week we continued to follow the developments in Syria as the U.S. Congress decides whether to approve military strikes. The use of chemical weapons, particularly against innocent civilians is unacceptable. We cannot stand by as...
  • Former UF walk-on Haimovitch takes over as S. Broward boys hoops coach

    Former UF walk-on Haimovitch takes over as S. Broward boys hoops coach
    Former University of Florida walk-on basketball player and Coral Springs graduate Seth Haimovitch has been hired as South Broward’s boys hoops coach. Haimovitch, an attorney at Kopelowitz Ostrow, a business law firm based in South Florida,...
  • About Chip LaMarca

    About Chip LaMarca
    Chip LaMarca is a lifelong resident of Broward’s Fourth District who has earned a reputation for being a citizen’s advocate and a respected voice for the taxpayers that he is honored to represent. Chip is proud to tell his American story...
  • Broward reality star plans to boost bra size to triple-Q

    Broward reality star plans to boost bra size to triple-Q
    Hollywood mom Lacey Wildd keeps getting bigger. Since appearing on MTV's "True Life" in 2011 and ABC's "20/20" last year for having triple-L size breasts that turn heads wherever she goes, the mother of six has been busier than ever. Both programs...
  • Lawmakers handed out $9.6 billion in county-level spending -- a $2 billion spike from last year

    TALLAHASSEE -- Florida's legislative budget-writers went bombastic this week when a business-backed group suggested that with the help of surplus taxpayer cash they had spread more pork throughout the $74.5 billion state budget. But county-level...
  • Drinking events during MLK weekend

    Drinking events during MLK weekend
    Take advantage of the long weekend by going to these boozy mass gatherings, listed here from least- to most-expensive. The Fort Lauderdale Bus Loop's first ride of the year is Saturday, Jan. 19. The drinkalong buses take off from Yolo and the Office...
  • Weekend Preview: Monster trucks, Dr. Horrible and Barenaked Ladies

    Weekend Preview: Monster trucks, Dr. Horrible and Barenaked Ladies
    Things may not be where you expect to find them this weekend, much like your glasses or your pants. The Wynwood crowd will be doing monster trucks at the BB&T Center, the City-Wide Market tie-dyers will set up in Coral Springs, singles will mingle at...
  • Dental hygienist career: Good pay, flexible hours

    Dental hygienist career: Good pay, flexible hours
    If you're looking for a good-paying job in South Florida — even working part-time — you might consider a career as a dental hygienist. "You don't have to have a bachelor's degree, and you can make $50,000 to $60,000 [annually] working four...