Miami Dade College

Kendall Campus

Recruitment Services visits schools and community organizations in order to inform potential students about the Kendall Campus and all of our programs and facilities. We also host a variety of events including field trips, Open House, Jump Start, Orientation, Career Workshops, and more.

Welcome to Miami Dade College, Kendall Campus! Bienela Herrera, the Director of Recruitment at the Kendall Campus looks forward to welcoming you to our campus. Mrs. Herrera graduated with a Bachelor in Fine Arts in Dance and a Master's in Higher Education Administration. She has been at the college for more than 14 years in various roles from Transcripts and Evaluations to Academic and Career Advisor to Dual Enrollment Coordinator to Senior Academic and Career Advisor and now Director of Recruitment. Her goal is to help you achieve your academic goals and to see you walk across the stage.

We are here to guide our students every step of the way from how to apply, register and seek financial aid. Students are FIRST at MDC Kendall Campus!

Mrs. Herrera looks forward to hearing from you!

Bienela Herrera
Director of Recruitment
Kendall Campus

  • High School Student Programs

    Dual Enrollment

    Dual Enrollment is a program that allows eligible high school students currently attending accredited Miami-Dade County public or private high schools, or home schools to simultaneously enroll in a college course or courses. The credits that students earn must be used towards both a high school graduation and are acceptable towards an Associate, Baccalaureate Degree or Technical Certificate.

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  • JumpStart

    JumpStart is a unique program offered during the Summer B Term at the Kendall Campus of Miami Dade College. JumpStart is designed to help incoming college freshman transition to college by providing a strong academic foundation, individualized advisement, and a supportive learning environment.   Selected high school seniors are accepted into the program based on their completion of program eligibility requirements.

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Department Staff
Name Email Telephone Office
Bienela Herrera
Director of Recruitment
305-237-0742 R111
Maite Padron
Pre-College Advisor
305-237-0907 R110
Anne St. Fleur
Pre-College Advisor
305-237-2804 R108
Brent Allen
Pre-College Advisor
305-237-0470 R120
Vivianne Rodriguez
Dual Enrollment Coordinator
305-237-2569 R106
Jessica Perez Castaneda
Pre-College Advisor
305-237-2354 R121

The resources below will help you during your college admissions process: