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Greater Miami renowned for its beautiful beaches consistently nightlife and melange of cultures is also known as the Gateway to the Americans, a welcoming vegan for those coming from distant shores to pursue their dreams and at the heart of this bustling region with its doors, wide open is miami-dade College.
The nation’s largest institution of higher education and one of the most respected a college earns its reputation by how it responds to the needs of the community, it serves for more than half a century.
Miami-dade College has been making education attainable for everyone by making it affordable and first-rate through innovation and hard-working faculty and employees two million people have attended the college since its doors opened in 1960.
Today miami-dade College offers more than 300 major areas of study via associate and bachelor’s degrees and short-term certificates for high demand occupations and whether you are going in from high school or an adult wanting to get the degree, you never got.
If you’re someone who’s changing careers, we’ve had that happen a lot these days and it’s in this new economy, miami-dade College has an answer and it’s a resource for everyone, so it’s a quite a valuable tool for our business community, but moreover, it’s a very integral part of what makes this miami-dade County so special for all of us who call this place home.
Four-year degrees have been developed in response to critical industry needs for teachers nurses and first responders additional bachelor’s degrees in engineering biological and Health Sciences supervision and management film television and digital production and others are also responding to workforce demands in my 25 years.
I’ve seen the impact that we have had on many students, not just in the classroom, but opportunities to serve in leadership role and student organizations opportunities to learn through service learning and to be able to give back as a sense of gratitude for all they’ve received here with us a degree in the ever competitive world of Nursing is within reach at miami-dade College not only are students learning the science and application through clinical rotations and state-of-the-art technology, but they are cultivating civic awareness by providing care to the underserved.
So for me, having students participate and medical missions such as in the Dominican Republic really give the students the opportunity to learn things that I would not be able to give them in a classroom, my need aides professional schools work closely with industry professionals to make graduates ready to enter their field of study our school of aviation has students flying high not only learning piloting skills but air traffic control and engine maintenance.
The School of Architecture and interior design provides creative minds with the tools they need to contribute immediately in this innovative field MDC’s pioneering funeral services education program teaches students how to care for the deceased while supporting the living the School of Business prepares students for careers in accounting and marketing students in the School of Health Sciences gain practical experience at more than 100 health care facilities and are guided by licensed professionals.
Those who armed degrees from the School of entertainment and Design Technology find themselves working in the arts of design television film web and music business the hands-on approaches technology industry relations and especially the top-notch faculty make our professional schools the foundation for successful careers when you say magnitude cut it along.
It’s open enrollment, it’s like opportunity for everyone, miami-dade is very unique, when you have all these people around that, just want you to succeed, guess what you do, my need aid colleges schools or house throughout our eight campuses.
The college’s founding campus is located in the North section of miami-dade County and our second campus is found in Kendall downtown. Miami is home to the Wolfson campus and just a few miles away nestled in the city’s medical district is the medical campus in the heart of Little Havana Miami’s historic Latin Quarter is where the inter-American campus can be found miami-dade college’s southernmost campus is located in the city of Homestead Hialeah campus serves the Greater Hialeah and Miami Lakes area while the city of Doral is home to our newest location MDC West classes are offered at each campus during the day, evening and on weekends.
For those who are unable to attend the campus online courses are just a click away through the college’s virtual College nationally recognized as a catalyst for innovation miami-dade College prides itself in developing programs that foster academic and professional success for all students MDC student achievement initiatives aim to substantially increase student success and completion while maintaining educational access and quality the initiatives are being implemented on a global scale which will generate true transformational change for the college our community and most importantly for each and every one of our students.
I think one of the most wonderful things about this pass here in the student achievement initiatives and what we’re looking forward to next year is the tremendous amount of collaboration that we’ve had across all departments here at the institution from students services to the faculty to the administration everybody’s working together as a true family to ensure that we all do what’s best for our students for students who crave a rigorous program of study miami-dade College is nationally renowned honors college is the program of choice dubbed an Ivy stepladder by Time magazine.
The Honors College is designed to prepare a select group of high achieving academically talented students to transfer to competitive institutions nationwide for more than 10 years, the Honors College has provided a comprehensive learning experience that blends rigorous academics with enriching cultural opportunities, establishing a network of relationships that continues beyond their two years at MDC bilingual scholars have the option of enrolling in the Honors College Dual Language Program developing professional level proficiency in English and Spanish.
Each year, honors college students gain a new global perspective when they visit the acclaimed Salzburg Institute in Austria, the 10 day seminar allows students to experience an intensive global curriculum within a European context, when they return the students, apply their newly acquired skills to enhance MDC and the local community once our Honors College students graduated many transfer to top universities such as Yale Harvard Brown Stanford Cornell Georgetown and Columbia proving that opportunity does change everything we try to organize the classes so that the students who enter in the first year together travel as a cohort through that first year.
In most cases, the second year,there is one thing you have a community of like-minded students learning and growing together, but secondly, by developing these relationships, it creates a safe intellectual environment where students can take risks and stress their curiosity and also grow, because they’re transitioning from high school learners into lifelong learners coming out of high school.
I didn’t feel prepared to leave home and I think many students have that feeling, so coming to the Honors College here was a great opportunity for me. Honors College provided a program called the bridges which I am currently in and with the program, I take classes at the University of Miami and I also conduct research there, so that actually shaped what I want to do.
I always knew I wanted to do something with psychology and now I’m looking into doing research in the psychology field and in the neuroscience field, but without the Honors College, I would never have experienced any type of research or anything.
The Honors College is a very rigorous program, but it has many benefits and it has a pressure preparing me for what’s to come miami-dade College is also instrumental in making higher education more accessible to non-traditional students through our acclaimed school of continuing education and professional development.
Our mission is to provide non-credit courses to individuals who want to enrich their cultural experiences or improve their career skills with our student body representing 185 nations and speaking 94 languages.
Miami-dade College is the nation’s most diverse institution endless opportunities to learn from, other cultures are available throughout our campuses, our international education program offers students the opportunity to experience the world, a variety of semester summer and short-term study abroad programs our partnership with 30 nations around the globe lets students live and study in their country of choice with more than 100 clubs and organizations.
Students can benefit from traditional college life, so whether it’s becoming a part of the Model United Nations program traveling abroad participating in clubs or joining the Student Government Association endless possibilities exist for civic engagement miami-dade colleges.
Students have gone on to be successful leaders in their respective fields working as doctors, nurses, actors, politicians and business men and women, baseball legend Mike Piazza is just one of the Distinguished Alumni to have studied at miami-dade College and has proven that opportunity truly does change everything.
I talked to Dr. gentleman area at North Campus and he told me we’d love to have you here and I said great he gave me a chance and I ended up you hitting 360 and and getting drafted catapulted me in my professional career.
Mike Piazza is regarded as one of the best hitting catcher, he was selected as the National League Rookie of the Year in 1993 is a 12-time all-star and received ten consecutive Silver Slugger awards. I think that’s the coolest thing about the college that it gives so many people an opportunity to realize their dreams.
However, they were small from visual and performing arts to literature and film miami-dade College offers students and the community unique experiences in the arts and with its leading professionals in fact miami-dade College is recognized as a cultural anchor the music theatre and drama departments present professional master training and student performances throughout the year.
Student literary magazines showcase poetry prose photography illustrations and graphic designs produced for and by students the center at MDC hosts the nation’s finest and largest literary gathering.
Miami Book Fair international which brings hundreds of acclaimed authors from throughout the world to our College each year. Tom Wolfe Nikki Giovanni Amy Tan and rice Toni Morrison piece of an IND Stephen King Joan Didion and Junot Diaz are just a few of the authors who’ve attended the fair and Spanish language theater in.
Miami has been placed on the map, thanks to the legendary bromate Deo Theatre, the nation’s pioneering spanish-language theater program the theatre offers master classes throughout the year in every aspect of theater and production in fact Pulitzer prize-winning playwright Neela goose got his start at miami-dade College over the past few decades.
Miami has undergone a very exciting transformation, it has become a thriving hub for arts and cultural international arts and culture with multiple activities happening year-round day to day in our city.
Miami-dade College has been a part of this transformation, the college is also home to Miami International Film Festival, a springboard for many international films directors and producers, both students and film goers get a chance to get up close and personal with Hollywood’s top talents such as Viggo Mortensen Demi Moore Danny Glover’s Helen Hunt and Sabbath a key willem dafoe leave almond and famous miami-dade College alumnus Andy Garcia well.
The goal is really this showcase for the best of international cinema to all of man, but also just to foster Miami as an entertainment center for the new generation MDC live arts brings musical greats such as Branford Marsalis the Harlem Orchestra Paquito Lee Rivera and many others the series presents fresh contemporary work that explores both the uniqueness of cultures and their interaction with one another embracing all aspects of visual arts and creating an arena for both international and local exhibitions is the core mission of mine II Dade College Museum and galleries of Art and Design whether it’s presenting the works of masters dally go ya or da Vinci the galleries of Art and Design system have opened their doors and given the community access to some of the greatest works in history MDC’s Museum of Art Design at MBC’s National Historic Landmark.
The Freedom Tower has become the anchor of the gallery system, miami-dade College is committed to the success of, not just students, but of the entire community,our academic programs are designed to make students more competitive in the classroom while our cultural events foster imagination and innovation miami-dade College, we are the heart of this community’s cultural catalyst of Miami the standard-bearer of City, we are where opportunity changes everything.