Minority Male Initiative

Committed to closing achievement gaps between its male learners, Broward College continues to find new ways to provide sustained support to underserved students. The Minority Male Initiative focuses on supporting completion goals, as well as, improving persistence and retention rates among these students.

Benefits of the Minority Male Initiative

The Minority Male Initiative provides many resources for student success.

Events & Activities

Pipeline to Broward College

The pipeline to Broward College features the Pre-College Summer Leadership Institute and Empowerment and Leadership Summits. The institute is for high school minority male students (grades 10-12); while the summits extend to middle school-aged students of which both populations are part of Broward County Public School's Mentoring Tomorrow's Leaders and the 5000 Role Models of Excellence program.
For more information, visit Pre-College Summer Leadership Institute (PSLI) page.

Professional Development

Provide Professional Development & Training opportunities for faculty and staff to foster enhanced learning, improved communication, and cultural sensitivity awareness. The training will aid in faculty and staff engagement with minority male students to enhance the academic relationship between faculty/staff with students.

Community and Student Engagement

The MMI Future Leaders Success Summit hosts students and community stakeholders to promote career exploration, resilience, and success. High school and college minority male students will be equipped with skills that will aid their academic and personal success. This annual event brings together community stakeholders with the common goal of improving minority male success outcomes and features nationally recognized experts in achievement equity. Students participating in MMI may be eligible for a job shadowing opportunity with a minority male industry leader with our "MMI Days" activity. Students will have the unique opportunity to enrich their workplace competencies while interacting with a leader in their respective industry.


Complete our application and get connected with a Success Coach and Mentor.

MMI Application

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