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Explore Information Technology (IT) Programs 

With the rise of technology, cloud computing, mobile applications, data and new software, highly-specialized IT professionals are in high demand. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, this is one of the fasting growing fields in our economy. Our Information Technology / Computer Science programs are specifically designed to provide the training you need to advance your career in as little as one to two years as a full-time student. 
Broward College currently offers over 20 associate degrees, bachelor degrees and short term certificate programs in computer science and information technology.

New Bachelor Degree Options

Broward College now offers two new bachelor of science (B.A.S.) degree programs in Information Technology and Technology Management. For program information please visit: Broward.edu/computerscience/programs  

Benefits of Careers in Information Technology / Computer Science

Do you enjoy using technology to solve problems? Are you interested in creating applications, developing websites, and program software to improve efficiency? IT / Computer science graduates hold a wide variety of intelectually challenging, higher-earning jobs. Some of the benefits include:

  • Above average starting salaries
  • Opportunities for advancement in a fast growing industry
  • In demand job opportunities
  • Intellectually stimulating, opportunities to make vital contributions in various fields

Browse through our programs to explore your interests and take the first step by filling out an inquiry to learn more!





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Why Choose Broward College?

Affordable Degree Options 

Broward College offers a high-quality, affordable certifications, 60 credit-hour associate degrees and bachelor degree programs. Our associate degree programs guarantee transfer to the state’s university system. When you complete your associate degree at Broward College you will meet the general education requirements of the bachelor’s degree program of your choice, at a fraction of what it costs to pursue the full program at a state or private university.

The 2+2 Program Guaranteed University Transfer Program

Did you know that completing an A.A. program at Broward College guarantees* you admission to one of the state university schools in Florida? Graduates receive guaranteed* admission and a smooth transition tol additional colleges/universities through our articulation agreements. Students enjoy priority admission among many other benefits. Explore our academic programs to select your transferable A.A. to bachelor's degree program.

*(Consistent with universities policies)

Accelerated Pace - Competency Based Education - Mini Sessions

Broward College offers several options to apply your existing knowledge into credits in a customized way helping you meet your goals faster.

With Accelerated Pace, you can receive credit for your experience and knowledge through successful completion of a series of assessments. You can complete a degree, certification, or just a single course – based on your competency. Your academic coach and course instructor create a student-centered team to help keep you focused, engaged and motivated. 

For individuals who prefer self-directed study, competency-based learning allows students to complete independent study of class materials and demonstrate proficiency of materials learned through unit evaluations. Competency-based education is all about flexibility.  Success depends on individual motivation, organization and discipline. Benefits include, a flexible schedule including setting your own pace for completing assignments and independent test scheduling. 

In addition, Mini-Sessions allow you to start additional courses each semester, so you can take one course at a time, or up to 4 courses simultaneously depending on your schedule and personal goal timeline. Costs are as low as $90.00 per course when competency assessments are completed successfully.

Job Readiness & Career Opportunities

At Broward College, our career services begin while you’re a student. We are committed to assisting our students prepare for the best career opportunities in their field with internships, job shadowing and partnerships with employers providing exclusive opportunities to students and alumni. Check our our employer spotlight on Wheelhouse IT, featured here. Students can also earn certifications (Technical Certificates) while completing a degree program qualifying them as specialists in various fields even before graduation.

Career and Job Placement Services are also available to competency-based students.

Want to Learn More?

For more information, fill out our contact form on this page and a representative from our department will contact you to discuss your program.

We’re here to help! For program information, please contact Amina Beharie, 954-201-6827.

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