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Why Become a Community Partner?

By collaborating with Miami Dade College in our service-learning program, we find that agencies receive many benefits, some of which include:

  • Infusion of people power
  • Client/community partner needs met
  • More informed/involved citizenry
  • New ideas and energy
  • Access to college resources
  • Reinvigorate supervisors/staff

 Further, a community partner also contributes to our student population by giving them an opportunity to:

  • Enhance learning
  • Connect theory to practice
  • Explore majors & careers
  • Foster civic responsibility
  • Encourage life-long commitment to service
  • Enhance employability
  • Future employment opportunities, scholarships, increased self-esteem, and more.



Miami Dade College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees.
Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Miami Dade College.
Miami Dade College is an equal access/equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, marital status, age, religion, national origin,
disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, or genetic information. Contact the Office of Equal Opportunity Programs/ADA Coordinator, at 305.237.2577 for information.