Education Careers: Open minds and hearts. Teach.

Dream of teaching? Or a teacher who's looking to advance? Broward College offers educational programs that assure brand-new teachers a strong foundation, along with specialized four-year degrees and certificates designed to prepare you for higher positions and earnings within the profession.

A national education program leader

We’re among the nation’s leading colleges for teacher education, offering two- and four-year degree programs, teaching certificates, continuing teacher education for current teachers and classroom placement assistance.

Our foundation takes you further

Earning your A.A. in Education from Broward College guarantees you admission with 60 semester hours into the State University System. This transitions you seamlessly into your preferred bachelor’s degree program in education, saving you considerable money and time.

Why Education at Broward College?

Transfer opportunities to state and national universities and colleges.

Numerous graduates of the program have been awarded “Teacher of Year” by Broward County Public Schools.

Ranked for affordability - among the lowest tuition rates in South Florida.

Industry partnerships that provide students with internships, apprenticeships, and job opportunities.

Paths to Completion

YOUR BROWARD COLLEGE DEGREE TAKES YOU FURTHER

Your A.A. or A.S. from Broward College guarantees you transfer into any Florida university bachelor program to continue your education. You’ll save thousands in tuition by starting at Broward College.

Plus, BC graduates who earn their degree here, then transfer into state universities perform better and are more successful on average, than students who started at state universities as freshmen.

Associate of Arts in Teacher Education (2 + 2)

If you’re planning on getting a bachelor’s degree, then the Associate of Arts (AA) in Teacher Education is for you. Complete a general AA degree in Teacher Education and transition into any of the five Bachelor of Science degrees in Education at Broward College. Students may also transfer to any Bachelor program at another institution in the state of Florida.

Associate of Science

Find a rewarding career in the early childhood field. Career opportunities include teaching pre-school aged children, developing learning environments, supervising children’s programs, or owning a child care facility.

The Associate of Science degree combines classroom and field experiences to give students the necessary skills and experience for success in early childhood education. Coursework provides students the ability to design an effective educational curriculum, manage children in a classroom setting, supervise early childhood personnel, and efficiently administer business operations.

AS in Early Childhood Education

Education Degrees for the student considering teaching as a career, with no prior experience, we offer a variety of specialized degree programs: 

  • BS in Exceptional Student Education 
  • BS in High School Biology Grades 6-12 
  • BS in Middle Grades Mathematics Grades 5-9
  • BS in High School Mathematics Grades 6-12 

BS in Education

The EPI program is designed for individuals who hold a bachelor's degree in any field other than education. This 21-hour online program prepares second-career students to enter the classroom. Upon completion of the programs, graduates must pass a specific subject area exam in order to be eligible to teach the subject of their choice.

Educator Preparation Institute (EPI)

If you currently hold a Temporary Educator’s Certificate or are looking to renew your Professional Educator's Certificate, you can register for the necessary courses with Broward College in order to obtain your Professional Teaching Certificate.

Certification Courses

CAREER LADDERS

See where your Broward College degree can take you. 

Explore Your Options In Education

Top ranked. Reasonably priced.

Your top-10 Aspen-ranked education costs less than most Florida university students pay. See for yourself.

Unsure which career is best?

Speak with an advisor who can help you establish and fulfill their educational and career goals.

Looking for non-degree options?

Broward College offers a variety of continuing education certificates.

Contact the Teacher Education Program

We are located at the North Campus, Building 51, Room 106. You may call us anytime on Mon – Friday between 8AM – 4:30PM at 954-201-2500.