FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (January 22, 2018) – Broward College has been named to the top of the 10 Best Online Colleges for Accounting Degrees for 2017. OnlineColleges.com ranked Broward College Online first in the nation. The full ranking is available here.
"Broward College Online provides fully online, robust, and comprehensive degree programs to an ever-growing community of cyber learners," said Dr. David Shulman, Broward College Online campus president. "Our online students receive the same top-notch instruction as those on campus thanks to our dedicated online faculty. This ranking recognizes their hard work translating education from the physical to the digital realm."
To arrive at this year's rankings, OnlineColleges.com used data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) and its unique methodology. In 2015, Broward College was ranked number eleven.
In addition to its Associate of Science in Accounting online program, Broward College Online offers hundreds of online courses in a wide range of programs, including online bachelor's degrees in Information Technology, Supervision and Management, Technology Management, Information Technology, Supply Chain Management, and the Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
In 2016, Broward College Online was awarded the Achieve the Dream Open Educational Resource (OER) Degree Grant to support the availability of open resources aimed at mitigating the rising costs of textbooks and class materials. Broward College Online currently saves students more than $4 million in textbook costs annually through select courses and programs that have zero textbook costs.
For more information on the ranking, please visit https://www.collegechoice.net/rankings/best-online-community-colleges/.
About Broward College:
Serving more than 63,000 students annually, Broward College offers certificate programs, two-year university-transfer degrees, two-year career degrees and baccalaureate degrees in selected programs. The mission of the College is to provide high-quality educational programs and services that are affordable and accessible to a diverse community of learners. For more information, visit www.broward.edu