Summer Youth Internship Program

Earn Dual Enrollment Credit for Participating in the M-DCPS Summer Youth Internship Program

Miami Dade County Public Schools, in collaboration with sponsoring organizMDC Shark Finn holding up a sign about SYIPations, provides opportunities for students to participate in the Summer Youth Internship Program. The internship experience gives students a chance to gain real-world, hands-on experience, make lasting professional connections, and discover more about their interests and proficiency along a specific career path. Students that participate in this program can earn dual enrollment credit at Miami Dade College. For more information, please visit the Summer Youth Internship Website.

Eligibility for dual enrollment participation:

  1. Students must be in the 10th grade or above between the ages of 15-18 enrolled in a Miami Dade County Public School.
  2. Meet the eligibility requirements of Miami Dade County Public Schools
  3. Must have a 2.5 weighted High School GPA

Earn Dual Enrollment Credit for the Following Courses

  • BSC1949: Co-op Work Experience 1: Biology
    Designed to provide training in a student’s field of study through work experience, including students pursuing nursing, health sciences and or health-related fields.. Students are graded based on documentation of learning acquired as reported by student and employer.
  • CIS1949: Co-op Work Experience 1: Computer Information Systems
    Designed as a work experience for students majoring in computer information systems programs. Students will learn to apply the skills and knowledge that they have acquired through their program of study in a real work environment.
  • EGN1949: Co-op Work Experience 1: Engineering
    Designed for students majoring in engineering programs. Students will learn to apply the skills and knowledge that they have acquired through their program of study in a real work environment.
  • GEB1949: General Business Internship 1
    Internship provides students with an opportunity to gain business experience while receiving academic credit. Students will learn to make connections between their internship experiences, academic coursework, and career goals.
  • HFT1949: Co-op Work-study Internships I: Hospitality
    This is a course designed to continue training in student’s fields of study through work experience. Students are graded based on documentation of learning acquired as reported by student and employer
  • GEB2949: General Business Internship 2
    This internship is a continuation of GEB 1949 and provides students with an opportunity to gain business experience while receiv­ing academic credit. Students will learn to make connections between their internship experiences, academic coursework, and career goals.

To earn dual enrollment credit, students must apply and be admitted to Miami Dade College.

Step 1: Apply for Admission and Activate Your Student Account

  1. Secondary School Student must apply for Dual Enrollment Admission at MDC
  2. Once Admissions Application for Dual Enrollment has been processed - students will receive an assigned MDC ID Number
  3. Activate your student account

Step 2: Complete the MDC SYIP Program Registration (at top of this page)

Step 3: Registration

Miami Dade College’s Dual Enrollment Coordination Team will verify your participation with Miami Dade County Public Schools and register you for the internship course that is indicated on the MDC SYIP Course Registration Form. You will be notified of your registration shortly after processing.