Broward College

BC Demographics & Diversity Report

College Factual's 2021 diversity report highlights the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of BC students.

BC Student Population

38,976 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Broward College?

BC total enrollment is approximately 38,976 students.

BC Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time BC undergraduate population is made up of 56% women, and 44% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

BC Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 4,384
Black or African American 3,136
White 1,706
International 922
Multi-Ethnic 872
Unknown 403
Asian 373
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 20

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

BC achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,406 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1406 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  60.01 out of 100
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This college ranks above average in overall diversity, which means there is high variety on campus in racial/ethnic diversity, ages, gender, and location.

How Does BC Diversity Compare to National Averages?


BC overall diversity is higher than the national average, although some aspects of their diversity may be stronger than others.

Extremely Racially/Ethnically Diverse

76% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

BC is ranked 502 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  502 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  86.78 out of 100
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High racial diversity in the student body means plenty of opportunities to interact with and learn from students with different backgrounds and cultures than you.

BC Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 14,686
Black or African American 11,229
White 6,122
Multi-Ethnic 2,138
International 2,011
Unknown 1,380
Asian 1,242
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 92

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Broward College Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 1,200
Black or African American 766
Asian 126
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3
Multi-Ethnic 2
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

Learn more about the faculty at BC.

Slightly Unbalanced Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

BC ranks 1,467 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1467 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  61.31 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 23,097 female students and 15,879 male students at BC.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of BC is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  91.35 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.


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There are approximately 1,733 female teachers and 1,457 male teachers.

Low Geographic Diversity

0.38% Out of State
0.01% Out of the Country

BC ranks 1,867 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

0.38% of BC students come from out of state, and 0.01% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  14 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 13 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.


Top 5 States

State Amount
Florida 7,288
New York 5
New Jersey 5
North Carolina 3
Massachusetts 3

International Students at BC

Students from 94 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Venezuela, Brazil, and Jamaica.

Learn more about international students at BC.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
41.36% Traditional College Age
The age diversity score this school received indicates it is doing a good job attracting students of all ages.

Student Age Diversity  88.98 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At BC, 41.36% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 9,265
20-21 7,592
22-24 6,408
25-29 5,783
35 and over 5,039
30-34 3,036
Under 18 0

Notes and References


*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.


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