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Before You Apply

  • You'll need documentation of high school graduation or GED.  

Apply for admission using our online credit application.

  • Select Associate in Science (AS) as your degree or certificate choice.
  • From the drop down menu, select Fire Science Technology (27018)


Submit documentation of high school graduation or GED.

  • If you graduated from a Florida public high school after 1995, MDC will electronically request your transcripts. However, you are responsible for ensuring that the College receives your documentation.
  • If you attended a private, out-of-state, or out-of-country high school, please have your transcript sent directly to:

Miami Dade College
Registration Office
300 NE Second Ave.
Miami, FL 33132-2204



Visit your local campus testing office to take the CPT/PERT.

  • You may be exempt from the CPT/PERT if you:
    • have already earned an associate degree
    • have earned adequate scores on the FCAT, SAT, or ACT
  • Check with an advisor for details.


Meet with an advisor.

  • An advisor's guidance can help you plan your courses to complete your program as quickly as possible.


Apply for financial aid and scholarships.

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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 which does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, marital status, age, religion, national origin,
disability, veteran’s status, ethnicity, pregnancy, sexual orientation or genetic information. Additional information may be obtained by contacting the
Office of Equal Opportunity Programs/ADA Coordinator/Title IX Coordinator, at 305.237.2577.