School of Continuing Education
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Overview of Camps by Location


Art Experience for Teens (Ages 13-17) – $45

Develop the artist in you through this engaging and fun course, where you will explore mixed media art and painting techniques.


Braiding and Cosmetology for Teens (Ages 13-17) - $68

An interactive class where students will enjoy learning different braiding techniques and personal style.


Spanish Immersion for Teens (Ages 13-17) - $45

Have fun while immersing yourself in the Spanish language through music lyrics and culture.


Interior Decorating for Teens (Ages 13-17)-$68

Explore your creativity and decorative style! You will enjoy learning about color selection, lighting, accessories and much more.

LEGO® EV3 Robotics: Engineering and Design (Ages 7-11) | $115

Introductory class to building and programming robots using the LEGO EV3 Robotics system. Learn mechanical design, construction, programming and teamwork skills. In small teams, using LEGO blocks, motors and sensors; students explore gears, build and control a line-drawing robot and finally build a robot which avoids obstacles.


Game Design/Coding (Ages 13-17) | $250

Students will learn how to create their own video games using the same processes and tools as industry professionals. Design games, characters, and levels using the Unity game engine.


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SAT Math Preparation (Ages 13 to 17) | $120

Review the math skills presented in this Standardized test, and learn tips, strategies and techniques. This is a must for any four-year college applicant. (Textbook required).


SAT Reading Preparation (Ages 13 to 17) | $120

Review the Reading skills presented in this Standardized test, and learn tips, strategies and techniques. This is a must for any four-year college applicant. (Textbook required).


SAT Essay - Mastering your Academy Writing (Ages 13 to 17) | $120

SAT Essay Writing course is designed to prepare for writing an essay and maximize the score. We will review reading comprehension, analytical, and writing skills assessed in this standardized test. This class is a must for any college applicant. The goal for writing in this class is to prepare for the optional essay section on the new SAT which will be required by some colleges. You do not have to take the SAT with Essay, but students will be able to apply to schools that require it.


SAT Writing Preparation (Ages 13-17) | $120

Enhance your writing skills and get ready for the Essay Section of the SAT test (textbook required).


Computer Coding (Ages 13 to 17) | $120

Teens come and join us in this technological venture! Learn the tools used by professionals to code and develop websites, apps, programs, games and more.


GarageBand Camp (Ages 13 to 17) | $120

GarageBand turns your iPad, and iPhone into a collection of Touch Instruments and a full-featured recording studio to make music anywhere you go. Live Loops makes it easy for anyone to have fun creating music like a DJ. Learn how to record and produce music in GarageBand, how to edit your music projects and songs. How to use EQ, Compression, Reverb and Effects, Learn the anatomy of GarageBand and how to access all the tools available in the program.


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Teens College Summer Program | $115

Ages 7-12 | Ages 13-17 | All Day Camp

Teen College provides an educational yet fun environment where teens and parents can customize their schedule and choose classes they like the most. Teens can choose from a wide variety of weekly programs and activities such as Culinary, Lego Robotics, Computers and Technology, Science and Nature, Modeling, Public Speaking, Art, Reading, Photography and so much more!


Wild Things Happens (Ages 5-11) | $168

Wild Things Happens is an old fashioned, fun-filled summer camp for ages 5 - 11. Activities include: arts & crafts, sports, computers, reading for fun, dancing, indoor games, pool activities and field trips. Filed trip, lunch and snack included.


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Introduction to Health Care Careers Camp (Ages 13-16)

Our Introduction to Health Care Careers Camp is designed for students ages 13-16 who are interested in learning about the different health care careers available at the Miami Dade College Medical Campus. In this one-week camp, students will explore different careers while participating in hands-on activities. Students will participate in our state-of-the-art simulation lab. Students will receive an American Heart Association (AHA) Heart Saver certificate in the process and learn how to take vital signs. In addition, students will participate in some healthy activities, such as yoga, Zumba, belly dance, and more.


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CSI and Procedural Justice Camp (Ages 14 to 17) | Free

Sponsored by The Children's Trust, the CSI and Procedural Justice Camp will offer incoming high school students, in 9th through 12th grade, the opportunity to participate in 6-weeks of interactive activities in an engaging environment at the Miami Dade College North campus.

The camp supports academic success and college readiness through specialized areas including Crime Scene Investigation (CSI), civic engagement activities, social-emotional learning, skill-building, and family engagement. Successful completion of the 180 contact hours leads to earning three college credits, which can be applied to degrees from Miami Dade College School of Justice.

Application Form
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For more information, please contact nced@mdc.edu.


Teens College Summer Program | $115

Ages 7-12 | Ages 13-17

Teen College at North campus provides an educational yet fun environment where teens and parents can customize their schedule and choose classes they like the most. Teens can choose from a wide variety of weekly programs and activities such as Creative Arts, Dance, Test Preparation, Technology, and so much more!


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Robotics (Ages 8 - 15)

This five-day course is designed for students ages 8-15 with no previous robotics experience. Structured lessons and lectures will introduce participants to construction, use of sensors, and programming. Working in pairs and groups, students will build simple robots, and program them to move, react, and solve easy challenges.


English Boot Camp (8 -15)

Learn basic English grammar, develop basic speaking and listening skills in a safe, full-filled academic environment. This course has been designed for students who have had little or no exposure to the English language. All learning materials are included.


Art Camp (Ages 8-15)

This five-day course is designed for students ages 8-15 with no previous robotics experience. Structured lessons and lectures will introduce participants to construction, use of sensors, and programming. Working in pairs and groups, students will build simple robots, and program them to move, react, and solve easy challenges.


Entrepreneurship: Be Creative and Innovative (Ages 13 to 17) | $395

Would you like to be more creative? Would you like to learn how creativity and innovation is the core of entrepreneurship? In this 5-day experiential journey, high school students will explore creativity, learn and practice the steps of Design Thinking, and learn how to innovate using 3-D Printing and computer models.


Digital Marketing Summer Camp (Ages 14 to 19) | $395

Whether starting a business or a new blog about your favorite hobby, digital marketing has become essential for success. And the earlier you master it, the better. This summer, Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Business Innovation & Technology (BIT) Center offers a one-week “Digital Marketing” Summer Camp for high school students. Taught by guest speakers from Google, Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok, students will with a hands-on approach learn the fundamentals for launching an ad campaign through today’s most popular digital marketing platforms. They will also discover how to build an organic social media strategy, launch a paid media campaign to a targeted audience, and how influencers work in the top networks.


Tesla Camp (Ages 14 to 19) | $395

This camp has been designed for students that are interested in Electric Vehicle Technology. Participants will learn about the history of Tesla, fundamentals of electricity, the future of the automotive industry, and the different automotive environments.


Artificial Intelligence Camp (Ages 14 to 19) | Free

Miami Dade College’s AI Center offers summer programs for high school students interested in learning about artificial intelligence. This camp offers a hands-on introduction to computer science and artificial intelligence, ethical issues surrounding AI implementation, and tech careers. Artificial intelligence is a constellation of different technologies working together to enable machines to sense, comprehend, act, and learn with human-like levels of intelligence. This experience is designed to provide participants with the knowledge and skills to explore opportunities in the AI career pathway.


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Digital Marketing Camp (Ages 14 to 19) | $395

Whether starting a business or a new blog about your favorite hobby, digital marketing has become essential for success. And the earlier you master it, the better. Taught by guest speakers from Google, Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok, students will with a hands-on approach learn the fundamentals for launching an ad campaign through today’s most popular digital marketing platforms. They will also discover how to build an organic social media strategy, launch a paid media campaign to a targeted audience, and how influencers work in the top networks.


Financial Trading and Crypto Camp (Ages 14 to 19) | $395

What is Bitcoin? How do you buy and trade Cryptocurrencies? Taught by guest speakers from Bloomberg, Robinhood, and TradeStation, students will learn basic stock market concepts, how to examine the stock market, stocks, cryptocurrencies, and the ins and outs of financial trading. To enhance the learning with a hands-on approach experience students will learn how to create an algorithmic “Bot”! Enjoy friendly competition among classmates with $10K in virtual cash to buy and sell stocks and cryptos using real-time prices.


E-Commerce: Selling on the Web Camp (Ages 14 to 19) | $395

Do you have a business idea? Would you like customers buying from you while you sleep? Taught by guest speakers from Shopify, Amazon Fulfillment, Google, and Facebook, students will learn with a hands-on approach the fundamentals for launching a website through today’s most popular digital marketing platforms. They will also discover how to drive traffic to a website, build a sales funnel, generate leads, develop content-marketing strategies for SEO (Search Engine Optimization), drive sales and create repeat customers.


Improvisational Theatre Camp (Ages 13 to 17) | $395

Would you like to learn how performers in Second City and “Whose Line is it Anyway” perform scenes with only a suggestion from the audience? This camp offers high school students the opportunity to learn improv techniques, experience theatre games, and perform scenes in front of an audience. Developing skills in communication, creativity, developing characters, and increasing your audience comfort and having fun doing it makes this theatre camp extra special.


Entrepreneurship: Be Creative and Innovative (Ages 13 to 17) | $395

Would you like to be more creative? Would you like to learn how creativity and innovation is the core of entrepreneurship? In this 5-day experiential journey, high school students will explore creativity, learn and practice the steps of Design Thinking, and learn how to innovate using 3-D Printing and computer models.


Entrepreneurship: Mindset (Ages 13 to 17) | $395

Would you like to develop a way of thinking that enables you to become more decisive and overcome challenges, while developing greater responsibility for your results? In this five-day workshop, you will develop the skills and mindset which help entrepreneurs become more successful.


Entrepreneurship: Development (Ages 13 to 17) | $395

Develop your idea into a business model and entrepreneurial plan as you learn about entrepreneurship. High school Students will explore the six major questions of developing a business and present it in a final pitch presentation before a panel of entrepreneurs.


Entrepreneurship: Leadership (Ages 13 to 17) | $395

What does it take to be a good leader as an entrepreneur or manager? In this five-day intensive leadership lab, high school students will participate in an interactive leadership laboratory which will help expand their understanding and abilities to become an effective leader.


Future Bankers and Financial Services Camp (High School Students)

The Future Bankers & Financial Professionals Camp is designed to motivate and tap into the talent of high-achieving minority students from low-income areas, providing them exposure to a promising career path in the financial services industry. It is a collaborative effort of the Center for Financial Training, International (CFT), CareerSouth Florida, FDIC, Federal Reserve Bank, Miami Dade County Public Schools, Miami Dade College Global School of Business, and local financial services institutions. This tremendously successful program benefits not only the students, but the community and the industry, as well. Students will be selected for scholarships through an application process.Contact (305) 237-3051. For more details on the application process. Class dates: 7/5-7/29 – deadline to apply is June 29, 2022.


MAGIC Esports Camp | Two-week Camp

Join us at MDC College for our first-ever Esports Summer Camp, where students will immerse themselves in the world of competitive gaming at this exciting esports camp designed for all-skill level players. Coaches will guide players through games, drills, and strategies in a fun and competitive environment. Players will walk away with several tactics and tools that they can utilize to improve their gaming skills while building important life skills that extend beyond the game. Pre-Requisite: Basic computer skills.

    Esports: Smash Brothers (Ages 14 to 19) | No Cost (scholarship available)

    Week 1 will show participants around the world of Esports while enjoying some time learning about Super Smash Brothers Ultimate. Students will learn “What is Esports”, being healthy while playing, how to play with people you know, and people you don’t know, broadcasting and game analysis, as well as coaching other players and yourself to achieve your player goals.

    Esports: Overwatch (Ages 14 to 19) | No Cost (scholarship available)

    Overwatch: Expanding on the previous week’s camp, students will dive further into communication, and discuss toxicity, reinforcement, go further into health and fitness, and explore the introductory phases of journalism, marketing and some problems they face in the industry today. All the while the players enjoy learning about the game of Overwatch and to assess games that require the ability to aim and think fast.


MAGIC Animation Camps | Two-week Camp

Participants will get an introduction to character design and animation using Autodesk® Maya®, the application used by top video game development and film studios. Skills development will focus on the use of Autodesk” Maya” and Adobe Photoshop. This class is project-based; students will have the opportunity to complete a portfolio of their own animation. Pre-Requisite: Basic computer skills.


MAGIC 3D Gaming Design Camps | Two-week Camp

Participants will get an introduction to character design and animation using Autodesk® Maya®, the application used by top video game development and film studios. Skills development will focus on the use of Autodesk” Maya” and Adobe Photoshop. This class is project-based; students will have the opportunity to complete a portfolio of their own animation. Pre-Requisite: Basic computer skills.


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