Education: Being able to differentiate between what you do know
and what you don't. It's knowing where to go to find out what you
need to know; and it's knowing how to use the information once you
The Developmental Education Department is committed to delivering the highest level of education to our students. In our reading classes, we help our students to understand concepts such as main idea, supporting ideas, tone, and bias which are essential tools in navigating their college classes and careers. In our writing classes, we assist our students in writing sentences, paragraphs, and essays. Our instruction is based on sound pedagogical principles and research in developmental studies.
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 Collegesat 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Miami Dade College.
The mission of the Developmental Education is to equip our students with the necessary communication skills to become successful students and lifelong contributors to our community.