Sheridan Technical Center

Sheridan Technical Center

Sheridan Technical Center, also referred to as STC, was established in 1968. This public, 2-year institution is one of 3 Broward County Public Schools, and is located on an 18 acre campus in Hollywood, Florida. More than 1,000 students enroll in STC every year.

Sheridan Technical Center offers around 35 postsecondary workforce development programs and more than 30 vocational certificate programs. Students can choose from courses in the fields of automotive technology, business technology, early childhood education, teacher assisting, nursing, cosmetology, and real estate, among others. Distance education programs are also available.

STC provides a variety of support services to students. Apart from career counseling and job placement assistance, financial aid is also available to help students complete their studies. A number of Federal and State grants are also offered to eligible students.

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Sheridan Technical Center
5400 Sheridan St
Hollywood , FL 33021

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Sheridan Technical Center Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology187cosmetology, barber, cosmetoloty instructor, personal grooming
Nursing and Emergency Medicine175licensed practical nurse, various nursing
Real Estate and Construction Management142real estate
Education and Teaching88early childhood education, teacher aide
Mechanics and Repair77computer repair, industrial electronics tech, HVAC, autobody repair, automobile mechanics
Medical Administration67health unit coordinator, medical transcription, medical billing, medical secretary, health and medical administrative
Medical Support and Technology36allied health and medical assisting, surgical tech, medical lab tech
Therapy and Counseling29massage therapy
Computer Science and Engineering18computer science, web design, computer networking
Business and Management12business, accounting technology, marketing, business and related services
Cooking and Culinary Arts9chef training
Engineering Technician8electronics tech, architectural drafting, civil drafting, electrical drafting, mechanical drafting, drafting and design tech
Office and Administration7administrative assistant
Law5legal secretary, court reporting
Media2digital communications, communications tech, desktop publishing and imaging

Number of programs and degrees for Sheridan Technical Center in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year45114
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years38928
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years222

Sheridan Technical Center Student Body

In 2007-2008, Sheridan Technical Center had a total enrollment of 1,683 students (2,903 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 29%
Black 42%
Hispanic 24%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 11%
20-21 14%
22-24 16%
25-29 14%
30-34 11%
35-39 10%
40-49 15%
50-64 8%
65+ 1%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Sheridan Technical Center Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 89 %

Sheridan Technical Center Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Hollywood, Florida for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Florida Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Sheridan Technical Center Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Sheridan Technical Center participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 990200)

Sheridan Technical Center Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Arts, Other
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other
Business/Commerce, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Science
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts/Chef Training

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Teacher Assistant/Aide

Engineering Technician
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
Civil Drafting and Civil Engineering CAD/CADD
Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronics Drafting and Electrical/Elect CAD/CADD
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD

Court Reporting/Court Reporter
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician

Communications Technology/Technician
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design

Medical Administration
Health Unit Coordinator/Ward Clerk
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing, Other

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Real Estate And Construction Management
Real Estate

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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