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Broward College Introduces 'Broward College Online – Florida's Global Campus' and Expands Online Degree Offerings
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Broward College today announced the expansion of its online degree and certificate program offerings, and introduced 'Broward College Online – Florida's Global Campus.' The latest degree programs added include an Associate of Science degree in Criminal Justice Technology, and technical certificates in airport management, international business and entrepreneurship. Broward College Online – Florida's Global Campus and its expanded online degree programs will begin fall 2013, offering flexible and accelerated online programs for students within and outside the state of Florida.
With an emphasis on innovation, convenience and quality, Broward College Online – Florida's Global Campus is designed to prepare students for today’s competitive global marketplace. The fully online programs are taught by experienced faculty and will be delivered through Desire2Learn (D2L), a learning management system for online, blended and web-enhanced courses. Broward College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Broward College.
"With online education growing steadily and the number of online degree programs increasing, Broward College is committed to supporting and exceeding the changing needs of our students," said Broward College President J. David Armstrong, Jr. "The fully online degree programs provide even more flexibility in achieving a college education for our diverse community of learners."
Broward College Online – Florida's Global Campus will provide both prior learning assessments and mastery learning opportunities to accelerate certificate and degree completion, while focusing on student success and their attainment of credentials that are valued in the county state, national and global workforce.
The fully online degree programs include a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, an Associate of Arts and six Associate of Science degrees, as well as many technical certificates. Additionally, Broward College Online – Florida's Global Campus offers blended degree and certificate programs that combine an on-campus with an online learning experience. For a full listing of the degrees and certificates, to learn more or to apply online, visit online.broward.edu.
Broward College is the first and largest institution of higher education in Broward County, providing residents with certificate programs, two-year university-transfer degrees, two-year career degrees and baccalaureate degrees in selected programs. Broward College has the second-largest enrollment among the 28 members of the Florida College System, serving more than 68,000 students annually. 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.