Broward College offers one of the best programs in Marine education in South Florida. We are only one of two colleges in the State of Florida to offer an Associate degree in Marine Engineering Management. Please review attached brochure and our website at www.broward.edu/marine ..
Broward College Marine Engineering Management Program is an accredited two-year program taught by experienced marine industry professionals. At BC, students will learn the practical details from instructors who have worked on the complicated systems of today yachts, mega-yachts and super-yachts. The program is a specialized, comprehensive, and affordable 24-month technical and academic curriculum that will earn the student an associate degree and Marine Certifications through the American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC). Marine engineering jobs are expected to rise steadily through 2020, and the estimated median salary of marine engineers in the country was $80,000 in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The Marine Technology Center of Excellence is housed in a 30,000 square foot facility donated by the BC Foundation in Miramar, Florida. This is where the majority of the hands-on training will take place, which will allow students to master all the skills that are in high demand by the marine industry. The program takes two years to complete on a full-time schedule. General Education courses can be taken at any Broward College campus. Please see degree and certificate options below:
Broward College is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Colleges (SACS-COC) to award an associate degree in Marine Management Technology. The Marine Program is accredited by the American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC)
FINANCIAL AID is available for those who qualified. For more information on financial aid, you can visit the [Broward College Financial Aid page. All students are encouraged to apply for federal financial aid and scholarships. Many students qualify for scholarships, grants or federal loans.
To apply to BC follow the steps to online application at [http://www.broward.edu/future and fill out the complete online form. Attached you will also find a sheet with steps on “How to get started.
Tours and Information sessions are held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10:00am. For more information email Ms. Nadia Vassell [email protected]
We look forward to helping you succeed in your career in the marine field.