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Admissions Criteria


AS in Health Information Technology

​Application Criteria:

  • Minimum overall GPA of 2.0.
  • There are no courses required prior to applying. However, points will be awarded in several categories including completion of general education courses.
  • Courses must be completed prior to deadline in order to receive points. 
  • All students selected for admission must successfully complete a required medical history and physical examination, fingerprinting, background check, and drug screening Information about these requirements will be provided at the Program pre-admission meeting.

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.





Due to enrollment limitations, meeting minimum requirements does not guarantee admission. If you are not offered admission, you will need to reapply during the next appropriate application acceptance period.

Health Information Technology Admission based on Maximum points = 35

In the event of a point tie, overall GPA will be used as the tiebreaker.

Overall GPA                                  Max 35

4.00 to 3.504
3.49 to 3.003
3.99 to 2.502
2.49 to 2.001
 Grades Earned in Prerequisite Courses Maximum 15
ENC 1101321


Prior Educational Experience Maximum 2

MA/MS Degree2
BA/BS Degree1

Military Service                      Maximum 5

Military Service        5 points will be awarded to US Armed
Forces active duty and honorably
discharged veterans.


In the event of a tie, overall GPA will be used as the tiebreaker.

Additional Information:

For the 2016 Health Information Technology Program, students who were admitted had a GPA ranging from 2.5 to 4.0.


Additional programmatic admissions criteria can be reviewed at Health Science Admissions site.​


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