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Paralegal

Associate in Science Degree

Break into the fast-growing legal field or upgrade your skills with an Associate Degree in Paralegal Studies. As a key member of a legal team, you’ll help prepare cases in a variety of settings that include law practices, government agencies, and corporations. Ours is the only program in Miami-Dade County approved by the American Bar Association.

  • Job Demand:
  • High
  • Time to Complete:
  • Under two years
  • *Approximate Cost:
  • $6,850
  • Salary Range:
  • $30,000 - $47,000
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Microsoft Database Administrator

College Credit Certificate

Network and computer technology remains one of the strongest career fields today. A Microsoft Database Administrator certificate will equip you with the knowledge necessary to develop and administer databases in commercial, industrial and government institutions. It’s also a great choice for professionals seeking to upgrade their skills or validate their experience.

  • Job Demand:
  • High
  • Time to Complete:
  • Two semesters
  • *Approximate Cost:
  • $1,738.40
  • Salary Range:
  • $40,800 - $114,200

Oracle Database Administrator

College Credit Certificate

Get ready for a career in the still-hot field of computer and network technology. An Oracle Database Administrator certificate will prepare you to develop and administer databases in commercial, industrial and government institutions. It’s also a great choice for professionals seeking to upgrade their skills or formalize their experience.

  • Job Demand:
  • High
  • Time to Complete:
  • Two semesters
  • *Approximate Cost:
  • $1,738.40
  • Salary Range:
  • $40,800 - $114,200

Cisco Network Administrator

College Credit Certificate

Career opportunities in network technology remain strong. The Cisco Network Administrator certificate program prepares you to troubleshoot, operate, and install routed and switched networks. You will also learn about wireless networking, network security, TCP/IP protocols, and more. Upon graduation, you will be ready to sit for CCNA examination.

  • Job Demand:
  • High
  • Time to Complete:
  • Two semesters
  • *Approximate Cost:
  • $1,738.40
  • Salary Range:
  • $41,940 - $105,970

Computer Repair

Certification Preparation Program

Like to solve problems? This in-demand field may be for you. A comprehensive curriculum will develop the skills you need to sit for the most essential technical certification: CompTIA’s A+. You will learn customer service skills; security measures; and installation, upgrade and troubleshooting of computers, network devices, and other electronics.

  • Job Demand:
  • High
  • Time to Complete:
  • One semester
  • *Approximate Cost:
  • $869.20
  • Salary Range:
  • $27,200 - $72,690

Medical Coder-Biller

Career/Technical Certificate

Health and insurance regulations are placing a premium on medical record keeping, boosting demand for skilled specialists. As a medical coder-biller, you will use advanced computer systems to maintain medical data and file billing records. Our state-of-the-art facilities will equip you with the knowledge and experience you will need to excel in this fast-growing field.

  • Job Demand:
  • High
  • Time to Complete:
  • Three semesters
  • *Approximate Cost:
  • $2,670
  • Salary Range:
  • $32,000 - $45,500

Medical Assisting

Career/Technical Certificate

Medical care is one of the fastest-growing career fields. In one year, our Medical Assisting certificate will prepare you with all the skills and experience you will need in the workplace. As a Medical Assistant, you will help perform diagnostic tests, prepare patients for examination, maintain medical and billing records, and more.

  • Job Demand:
  • High
  • Time to Complete:
  • Three semesters
  • *Approximate Cost:
  • $3,520
  • Salary Range:
  • $23,000 - $32,000
  • Paralegal
  • Microsoft Database Administrator
  • Oracle Database Administrator
  • Cisco Network Associate
  • Computer Repair
  • Medical Coder-Biller
  • Medical Assisting

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We're not here to turn a profit. You aren't part of our bottom line.
We're here to help you learn and do great things.
At Miami Dade College, your success is our bottom line.

  • We hold ourselves to tough accreditation standards – the same standards as all of Florida’s state universities – to ensure that you will receive the best education possible.
  • You can receive career training in as little as two semesters. We offer a variety of programs that can help you get ahead.
  • Our tuition rates are affordable and easy to find.

*Program costs are approximate and cost is subject to change. Please visit the tuition page for latest fee information.






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 Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Miami Dade College.
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.