About Broward UP

Broward College is now offering select courses, workshops, and services online and in your neighborhood.

Broward UP (Unlimited Potential) has expanded Broward College's service model to ensure all Broward County residents have access to post-secondary education. Through Broward UP, Broward College is offering FREE workforce training and student support services online and directly in neighborhoods throughout Broward County. Our goal is to help you get the training needed to find a good job, make more money, and get the skills needed to thrive in your career.

Get Connected. Get Trained. Get Employed.

Getting started with Broward UP is easy as 1-2-3.

  1. Connect with a Career Pathway Navigator
  2. Complete programs aligned to your goals
  3. Explore career ladders and employment

Our Broward UP instructors, staff, and community partners are invested in your success, so we are bringing everything you need directly to you. YOU are college material, and YOU have what it takes to thrive in your career. We can help you choose the right program(s), earn credit for your prior learning and work experiences, and find a good job. We can help you achieve your Unlimited Potential.

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Broward UP Eligibility and Funding

Eligibility: Students must be 18 years of age or older for most Broward UP courses. For Health Care
courses, applicants must also have completed a high school diploma or GED. If you have not completed
a high school diploma or GED, we can assist you through our Adult Education program.

Funding: Through grant funding, Broward UP offers free courses and workshops to qualifying students
who reside in the following zip codes: 33309, 33311, 33313, 33314, 33319, 33023, 33020, 33069, 33064,
33441, and 33065.

Other internal and external funding opportunities may be available for eligible students outside of these
areas. The Career Pathway Navigator team assists students with determining available opportunities.

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Broward UP is dedicated to working with our community partners to provide an education to everyone in Broward County.

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Broward UP Adult Education and Workforce Training Information Sessions

Broward College has something for everyone. Attend an information session to learn about the FREE training opportunities and support services available through Broward UP.

The Broward UP Adult Education program is for individuals who do not have a high school diploma and who would like to earn a general education diploma (GED) while also pursuing a trade.

Broward UP Workforce Training courses are great options for individuals who have already earned a high school diploma or GED. These programs lead to skills and credentials needed for in-demand careers and can even stack into technical certificate and degree programs.

Information Session Date Time Location
Broward UP Adult Education and Workforce Training January 26, 2023 6-7pm Broward College @ YMCA
1409 Sistrunk Blvd.
4th Floor, Room 410
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
Broward UP Adult Education and Workforce Training January 31, 2023 6-7pm Lauderdale Lakes Educational & Cultural Center
3580 W Oakland Park Blvd
Lauderdale Lakes, FL 33311
Broward College Degrees, Broward UP Adult Education, and Workforce Training February 8, 2023 9am-12pm Hispanic Unity of Florida
5840 Johnson St.
Hollywood, FL 33021
Broward UP Adult Education and Workforce Training February 22, 2023 12-1pm Online
Broward UP Adult Education and Workforce Training March 2, 2023 6-7pm Broward College @ YMCA
1409 Sistrunk Blvd.
4th Floor, Room 410
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311

Please check back regularly for additional Information Session dates

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Impact Since 2018

30+ Program Partners

3,500+ Residents Served

2,200+ Workforce Ready

According to Florida TaxWatch, across all Broward UP students, there is an anticipated $475 million in increased work-life income expectancy — almost $204,000 more in additional lifetime income per student.

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A college education is for everyone. We’re taking college to a community near you.

Achieve unlimited potential by earning in-demand certificates and industry certifications while working with dedicated success coaches and community partners. Start with one course, ladder up, and accomplish your goals.

Increase earnings by an average of 44% for more than 1 year certificates

Increase earnings by an average of 12% for less than 1 year certificates