MDC offers a number of ways to help you pay for college. We encourage you to fill out the FAFSA even if you think you don’t qualify for financial aid. There are many opportunities for financial assistance, including scholarships, but you won’t know if you’re eligible unless you apply.

Develop Your Career and Workforce Skills at no Cost

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Kick-Start

Get rapid credentials with college credit certificate programs aimed at helping individuals retrain in a high-demand field.

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Upskill

Online professional development courses so you can acquire the skills you need to rejoin the workforce.

Financial Assistance to Fit Your Needs

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Financial Aid

First things first. Apply for financial aid. Even if you think you don’t qualify, you won’t know for sure until you apply. MDC offers a number of financial aid awards and scholarships that support students in different situations.

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American Dream Scholarship

The American Dream Scholarship picks up where other aid and scholarships leave off, ensuring that bright, qualified, high school students have the means to pursue a higher education.

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Last Mile Scholarship

The Last Mile Scholarship covers the cost of tuition and fees for students who need 13 or fewer credits to finish their associate degree. MDC can help you finish that last mile.

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Other Scholarships

There are also a number of other scholarships to cover your needs and help you reach your goals. An academic advisor can help you with eligibility and applications.

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