Broward College Data & Information Overview
- Admission and Acceptance
- Retention and Graduation Rates
- Student Debt
- Average Earnings
- Online Learning
How Well Is Broward College Ranked?
College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.
Broward College was awarded 27 badges in the 2021 rankings.
BC was not ranked in College Factual's 2021 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.
Is It Hard to Get Into BC?
Broward College has an open admissions policy, so you should not have much trouble being accepted by the school. Still, it is important to fill out the application completely and submit any requested materials, which may include proof that you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.
Broward College Faculty
Student to Faculty Ratio
The student to faculty ratio at Broward College is 27 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1. This may indicate that some of your classes will be larger in size than they would be at other schools. However, upper level classes will probably be smaller.
Percent of Full-Time Faculty
Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.
The full-time faculty percentage at Broward College is 26%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.
Retention and Graduation Rates at Broward College
Good Overall Diversity at BC
During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 40,754 undergraduates at BC with 12,037 being full-time and 28,717 being part-time.
BC Diversity Score
When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and minorities. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.
The overall diversity score for BC is 60.01 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.
How Much Does Broward College Cost?overall average net price of BC is $8,783. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.
Net Price by Income Group for BC
|$0-30 K||$30K-48K||$48-75||$75-110K||$110K +|
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of BC, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.
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 14% of students took out student loans averaging $3,405 a year. That adds up to $13,620 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.
How Much Money Do BC Graduates Make?students who graduate from BC with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $34,900 in their early years. This is about 12% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.
Location of Broward College
Contact details for BC are given below.
|Address:||111 East Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301|
Broward College Majors
|Most Popular Majors||Bachelor’s Degrees||Average Salary of Graduates|
|Business Administration & Management||338||$39,500|
|Computer Information Systems||103||NA|
|Natural Resources Conservation||24||NA|
|Teacher Education Subject Specific||10||NA|
Online Learning at BC
Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.
In 2017-2018, 12,162 students took at least one online class at Broward College. This is an increase from the 11,328 students who took online classes the previous year.
|Year||Took at Least One Online Class||Took All Classes Online|
- National Center for Education Statistics
- College Scorecard
- Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System
More about our data sources and methodologies.