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Voters in the Brazosport Independent School District elect to create the Brazosport Junior College District.


Voters authorize a tax to support the maintenance of the college.


The Board of Trustees of the Brazosport Independent School District divests itself of the college's management, control, and operation.


The Board of Regents for the college district is installed (August).


Dr. J. R. Jackson becomes the first president of Brazosport Junior College.


The first semester of classes begins with an enrollment of 879 students.


Brazosport Junior College graduates 25 students.


The name of the school is changed to Brazosport College to reflect its broader purpose.


Dr. Jackson is named president emeritus; Dr. W. A. Bass, vice president of the college since its inception, becomes president.


Dr. Bass retires and is named president emeritus; Dr. John R. Grable becomes president after serving as vice-president for 11 years.


Dr. Grable is named special assistant to the Board; Dr. Millicent Valek becomes president.


Winter 2004




​Corporate Learning Center and Children's Center are built.


Brazosport College receives accreditation approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and School as a baccalaureate level institution.



​The Clarion is built.

Classes begin for Bachelor of Applied Technology degree in Technology Management program.



The community approved a $70 million bond referendum



​The official logo design is updated to modern look.


​The Master Plan project is completed

  • BASF Center for Process Technology is built

  • The Byron & Sandra Sadler Health Professions/Science Complex is built

  • Dow Academic Center is built

  • Student Pavilion is built

  • Library expansion projected completed



Brazosport College named a top 10 community college in the nation by the Aspen Institute

Brazosport College named a Leader College by Achieving the Dream​


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