Workforce Programs and Professional Learning

Who We Are

Workforce and Professional Programs houses all the academic schools at Miami Dade College, the schools of Education, Science, Justice, Business, Engineering and Technology. Our office also includes a number of centers and programs, including our Career Technical Education and Continuing Education programs.

Our Schools

To learn more, please refer to the Academic Schools and CTE Programs booklet.

Workforce Scholarships

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Get rapid credentials with college credit certificate programs aimed at helping individuals retrain in a high-demand field

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Edge Scholarship

Eligible students obtain the tools they need to join the workforce in a high-demand, high-wage field.

Money Back Guarantee

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.

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Open Door Grant Program

Eligible full-time workforce students completing short-term and technical education credentialing programs can receive support, up to $3,000, towards their remaining tuition balance.

Professional Licensure By State

Many academic programs lead to a state licensure. This information can change depending on the program and the state where a student plans to seek employment. The following link provides information on licensure by state as of April 2024.

Corporate Training

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Looking for corporate training that is customized to your organization’s needs? Ready to introduce your employees to the latest industry certifications and technology? Let us help! From our Cyber Security Range, Continuing Workforce Education to our Business, Innovation and Technology Center, MDC is equipped to meet your company’s needs. We are committed to providing training in the latest industry trends, helping you and your employees hone in skills to progress professionally.

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