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Are you looking for a college with a strong academic reputation that offers a good value and is guaranteed to be a great stepping stone to your future? Miami Dade is that college. We are MDC Students Studyinginterested in high school students who want to explore a world of opportunities. We may be the largest college in the nation, but we offer small classes where you’ll get to know your professors and classmates. In fact, we consider ourselves a diverse yet tight-knit family of scholars. Here you’ll find experienced professors, noted scholars, and business and industry professionals—a host of people eager to walk beside you throughout your time at Miami Dade.

Want the freedom to learn on your own schedule? Join more than 11,000 students that attend the Virtual College, utilizing state-of-the-art technology to share knowledge and interact with our faculty. With this e-learning opportunity, you'll have access to hundreds of courses and can even earn your degree without ever leaving your home. Blended courses offer the best of both worlds, offering you face time with your professors during the week while completing your coursework online.

We offer academic programs leading to the Associate in Arts (A.A.), Associate in Science (A.S.), Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.), Bachelor of Science (B.S.), and Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.S.) degrees in several fields, as well as numerous certificates. Learn more about these degrees. Also, high school students with a strong academic background may apply to be part of our prestigious Honors College

Fully accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), Miami Dade is ranked as the number one community college in the nation in the number of associate degrees awarded.

With the strength of our academic programs behind them, our graduates transfer to the nation’s top schools, including Yale, Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Cornell, William and Mary College, Georgetown, and New York University, to name a few.
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.