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Admissions Criteria

August 2019 Application Criteria:

•    Minimum GPA of 2.5 in the courses below and Overall GPA of 2.5.
•    Completion of the following courses : BSC 2085, BSC 2085L, ENC 1101, MAC 1105 or MGF 1106 or STA 2023.

• Prior to admission, each student is required to successfully complete a drug screening. Please be advised that certain over-the-counter supplements and alternative medicinal products, including but not limited to CBD, THC, Cannabinoid, and Cannabinoid Oil may trigger a positive result, and consequently, the student will not be able to be admitted to the Health Science program. A second drug tested sample is not allowed per Broward College Admissions Procedure A6Hx2-5.01. The links are provided below.



Application Period:  April 2nd - May 2nd, 2019. 

Admission Selection Criteria:
Selection for admission is based on points earned for the courses taken below. 

Course                  A               B             C

RTE 1000              9              8              7

BSC 2085              5              4              3

BSC 2085L            5              4              3

BSC 2086              5              4              3

BSC 2086L            5              4              3

MAC 1105             5              4              3

ENC 1101              2              2              2

SPC 1024              2              2             

Elective                  2              2              2    (Humanities/Fine Arts)

Elective                  2              2              2    (Social/Behavioral Science)

The maximum # of points that an applicant can be awarded is 47 (This includes Military points). 

Military Service – Applicants who have served in the US Armed Forces active duty and honorably discharged veterans will be awarded an additional 5 points.

In the event of a point tie for any remaining program seats, GPA in the application criteria courses

will be used (i.e., BSC 2085, BSC 2085L, ENC 1101 and MAC 1105 or MGF 1106 or STA 2023).

Additional Information:

Disclosure: RTE 1000 cannot be transferred from any other institution and must be taken at Broward College. Additional programmatic admissions criteria can be reviewed at Health Science Admissions site.


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