Seamless transfer to FIU and other state universities
Impactful Changemaking Leadership Workshops
Small class sizes and individualized attention
Opportunities to participate in undergraduate research
Dedicated student success coaches
Cutting edge study programs in emerging fields
The Presidential Scholars Program offers scholarships to high school students based on academic achievement. The awards cover tuition and fees, plus a stipend for living expenses.
In addition, scholars will receive a range of customized services and opportunities including concierge care with assigned advisors and specialized support in areas such as program orientation, learning resources, career tracks, student life, community involvement, financial coaching, and more. Recipients will also have the opportunity to meet with the College President each term and join top industry leaders at roundtables and community events.
The scholarship covers tuition and fees for all semesters at the in-state tuition rate. Recipients will also receive a $500.00 stipend during the fall and spring terms and $250.00 during the summer term.
Miami-Dade County residents who have earned a standard high school diploma in the county during the period of May – August 2022.
Submit your online application for admission to MDC.
Students must be registered for a minimum of 12 credits for the Fall 2022 semester.
Submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
MDC must have your high school transcript showing graduation date and a cumulative weighted high school GPA of 3.50 or above
Connection: Small class sizes and meaningful connections with faculty and staff so you can get the support you need
Academics: With over 300 programs pathways and top majors for in-demand jobs, MDC has its finger on the pulse of the changing workplace
Resources: Unmatched personalized resources such as tutoring, mentoring, internships, dedicated work spaces, study abroad opportunities, access to college leadership and more
Engagement: Unique opportunities to assume leadership roles and engage with the MDC community in fulfilling and important ways