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Program Name: Medical Assisting
Program Code: 53007
Campus: Medical Center Campus

Before You Apply

  • You'll need documentation of high school graduation or GED.
  • We recommend that you complete HSC 0003 - Introduction to Health Care

Apply for admission using our online credit application.

  • Select Medical Center Campus as your preferred campus.
  • Select Career and Technical Education Certificate (PSAV) as your degree or certificate choice.
  • From the drop down menu, select Medical Assisting (53007).


Submit documentation of high school graduation or GED.

  • If you graduated from a Florida public high school, 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



Meet with an advisor.

  • Contact an advisor at the Medical Center Campus to obtain program information.
Room: 1113
Phone: 305-237-4141
Fax: 305-237-4441
Hours: Monday-Thursday 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

You may be exempt from the test

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


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 and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, marital status, age, religion, national origin,
ethnicity, pregnancy, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, or genetic information.
Contact the Office of Director, Equal Opportunity Programs, ADA and Title IX Coordinator, at 305.237.2577 for assistance.