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School of Architecture and Interior Design back to top

Degrees and certificates are awarded in areas such as architecture, building construction, interior design, landscape architecture, and computer-aided design. All students take core Design Studio courses and produce a portfolio of their work.

School of Aviation back to top

Housed at the Homestead Campus and two airports, the Eig-Watson School of Aviation uses industry-standard training aircraft, state-of-the-art labs, and flight and air traffic control simulators to offer associate degrees, professional certifications, and many vocational courses.

School of Business back to top

Start or energize a career in fields like accounting, court reporting, marketing, real estate, international trade, hospitality and more. Take advantage of extensive computer lab facilities and partnerships with local corporations.

School of Continuing Education & Professional Development back to top

Continuing Education & Professional Development's mission is to make the College more accessible to the public and to meet community needs not served by traditional college programs.  Non-credit courses offer enriching cultural experiences or means to improve professional skills. No record of previous education is necessary.

School of Engineering and Technology back to top

Coursework and programs are designed to meet the work force needs in information technology, telecommunications, and engineering. The College's Emerging Technologies Center of the Americas provides access to the latest high-end technologies.

School of Scienceback to top

Offering a variety of degrees and certificate programs, the School of Science builds a strong foundation in the study of natural sciences. At the School of Science, you'll find innovative learning experiences that open doors to discovery and success.

School of Education back to top

Offering bachelor's degrees, associate degrees, and certification courses, this School based at the InterAmerican Campus prepares teachers to meet the field's growing demand. The Educator Preparation Institute enables career changers to earn teacher certification.

School of Entertainment and Design Technology back to top

Taught on four campuses, this cluster of arts, design and media production programs is a base for the next generation of high-tech media producers. Coursework leads to a variety of exciting careers in creative industries such as computer animation, film production, graphic design, web design, and music, TV, and radio.

Funeral Service Education back to top

Operating since 1964, this degree program in mortuary science is unique among public schools in the southeastern U.S. Onsite facilities allow for practice in all aspects of funeral preparation, from embalming to final services.

School of Health Sciencesback to top

Based at the Medical Campus, this School offers more than 20 vocational, certificate, and degree programs. Students gain practical experience at over 100 healthcare facilities and are guided by licensed professionals.

School of Justice back to top

Housed at the North Campus, the School of Justice offers a variety of options for those pursuing careers in Law Enforcement, Corrections, Fire and Private Security. The School of Justice is also home to the Bachelor of Applied Science in Public Safety Management degree program.

School of Nursing back to top

Bachelor and associate degrees and certificate programs all offer clinical experiences in local healthcare facilities, and a choice of study tracks allows students to gain the knowledge and technical skills needed for licensure in the high-demand field of nursing.




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.