Broward College

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Broward College is one of the 40 public 4-year colleges in Florida. Its campus is large in size and located in Fort Lauderdale. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

Every year 30% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Broward College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $984, and fees were $431. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $984 and $3,492 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleMidsize City
Campus SizeLarge
Student to Faculty Ratio27:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level4-year
TypePublic
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate-

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 58 245
Bachelor's degree 11 75
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 94.2%

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Admission

100%

Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Application fee
Undergrads $35
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$118/credit
In State Students$118/credit
Out of State Students$373/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $5,310 $5,310 $16,785
ADN 70 $8,260 $8,260 $26,110
BSN 125 $14,750 $14,750 $46,625
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 77% of Broward College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 67% $4,446
Other Federal Grant 9% $296
State Grant & Scholarships 35% $1,303
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 10% $1,093
Federal Student Loans 14% $3,186
Private Loans -- $11,540

$8,734

Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$8,851
$30,001 to $48,000$9,452
$48,001 to $75,000$10,949
$75,001 to $110,000$12,978
Over $110,000$12,588

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Student Population

40,754

Undergrads

0

Graduates

24,420

Women

16,334

Men

30%

Full-time

70%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Hispanic
36%
Black/African American
31%
White
18%
Non-resident alien
4%
Race/ethnicity unknown
4%
Asian
3%
Two or more races
3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

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Discussion


Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Florida state board of nursing.

Broward College
111 East Las Olas Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
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