Located on 156 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds in Lake Jackson, Texas, Brazosport College has served as the school of choice for students in southern Brazoria County since 1968.
The broad range of courses and classes offered at Brazosport College addresses diverse educational objectives. Those students planning to pursue a bachelor’s degree can enroll in academic classes, as well as courses in major fields of study, which will transfer to four-year schools.
Brazosport College is one of only three schools in the state with the authority to offer a Bachelor Degree in Applied Technology.
Students seeking certification or a degree in an occupational/technical field will find courses leading to an Associate of Applied Science degree in a wide variety of disciplines. The college also offers degree or certificate options in the ADN and LVN healthcare fields, as well as a variety of additional programs.
Through partnerships between area employers and the college, students also are able to put their knowledge to work close to home.
The process technology program offered at Brazosport College enables students to build skills to be successful in the chemical industry, but also provides students with skill sets that will broaden their career opportunities, including alternative energy sources.
The BASF Center for Process Technology building houses classrooms and a plant trainer for the chemical process technology program, while the Dow Academic Center serves a variety of college and community events, such as commencement. Other buildings, such as the Byron and Sandra Sadler Health Professions/Science Complex, located in the new Science and Technology Corridor, a new Student Pavilion and a revitalized library opened in Fall 2011. The Sadler building houses Brazosport College’s nursing program, as well as science and math courses. Most recently, Brazosport College dedicated its Freeport LNG Crafts Academy and the new BCPC Welding Technologies Lab.
In 2012 and 2014, The Aspen Institute ranked Brazosport College among the top 10 community colleges in the United States.
Most importantly, however, Brazosport College is committed to students’ success and has implemented initiatives to assist students in achieving their goals. Through endeavors made possible by the Brazosport College Foundation and Achieving the Dream, a variety of programs are available utilizing partnerships between the college and the community it serves to assure student success.
Brazosport College is located conveniently close to the communities of Angleton, Clute, Freeport, Richwood, West Columbia, Sweeny, Brazoria and Surfside Beach. The campus is only 45 minutes away from Houston and Galveston.
To learn more about Brazosport College, visit the college Web site at www.brazosport.edu or call (979) 230-3000.