Money Back Guarantee

What is Money Back Guarantee?

Money Back Guarantee is a tuition refund program that helps students who complete any of the eligible workforce education programs and are not employed within six months after graduation. To be eligible for a tuition refund, students must meet all program requirements.



  • A student is considered eligible if they are unable to obtain employment in the occupation in which the student was trained within six (6) months of successful completion of the workforce program.
  • Student graduates are not eligible to apply for this program on the first day of the month, 13 months after graduation.
  • After completion of the eligible workforce program, the student cannot be enrolled in an upper-level stackable program.
  • Be in good financial standing with Miami Dade College
  • Be legally eligible for employment in the US
  • Completed at least four (4) pre-approved career development workshops while enrolled at the college
  • Participated in at least one (1) Work-Based Learning opportunity such as internships placement, job shadowing, career mentorship, on-the-job training, apprenticeships, etc.
  • Have met classroom attendance requirements for their program of study
  • Seek services from Miami Dade College's Career Services department and/or MDC WORKS to develop a career plan within the first semester of enrollment and provide evidence of plan.
  • Provide evidence of at least 120 job search company applications related to the occupation(s) associated with their program of study
  • Provide evidence of completing at least 40 good faith interviews for jobs related to their program of study(e.g., documents such as an email or letter of invitation to interview, confirmation of non-selection etc.)
  • Student must have attended at least three (3) industry related career fairs and/or worked directly with Career Services for employment assistance in the last semester of enrollment or last month of graduation.
  • Student must have enrolled and completed any of the eligible programs with at least a 2.0 GPA or earned a ‘C’ or better in all program course requirements and major course requirements
  • Within one (1) month of program completion, the student must register for the industry certification(s) required for employment.
  • Pass all state and/or industry certification(s) required for employment



Eligible students will be refunded the full cost of tuition for an eligible workforce education program.

The full tuition reimbursement of only one eligible workforce education program.

To be deemed eligible, the student must complete all the student eligibility criteria and apply for the Money-Back Guarantee Program no later than the first day of the month, 13 months after their official graduation.

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