Miami Dade College Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#2721 of 14,160 In the World
#805 of 2,624 In North America
#738 of 2,523 In the United States
#24 of 110 In Florida
#3 of 7 In Miami
#986 of 1,105 For Military science
#3585 of 5,152 For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
100%
Aid receiving
84%
Undergraduates
51,679
Male:Female Ratio
42:58
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree
Website
mdc.edu

Miami Dade College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

5,963 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

3,507 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Miami Dade College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Hispanic 36621 (71%)
Black or African American 7105 (14%)
Nonresident Alien 3234 (6%)
White 2635 (5%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 1039 (2%)
Asian 550 (1%)
Two or more races 428 (0.8%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 29 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 18 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$6,027
Students receiving aid
84%

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district $1,987
Tuition in-state $1,987
Tuition out-of-state $7,947
Fee in-district $851
Fee in-state $851
Fee out-of-state $1,714

Miami Dade College Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 9,108
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 493 277
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 455
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other 142
Cinematography and Film & Video Production 57 57
Information Technology 28 83
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects 63
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 30 25
Health & Health Care Administration & Management 53
Physician Assistant 52
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 51
Legal Assistant & Paralegal 48
Special Education and Teaching, General 47
Emergency Medical Technology & Technician (EMT Paramedic) 46
Clinical & Medical Laboratory Technician 43
Medical Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiation Therapist 39
Physical Therapy Technician & Assistant 37
Dental Hygiene & Hygienist 37
Music Technology 32
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management 6 25
Retail Management 30
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management & Manager 30
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General 29
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology & Technician 15 10
Diagnostic Medical Sonography & Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician 24
Computer Graphics 23
Accounting Technology & Technician and Bookkeeping 23
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness 22
Aviation & Airway Management and Operations 22
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration 21
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General 21
Respiratory Care Therapy & Therapist 20
Forensic Science and Technology 19
Veterinary & Animal Health Technology & Technician and Veterinary Assistant 19
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology & Technician 19
Computer and Information Sciences, General 19
Airline & Commercial & Professional Pilot and Flight Crew 18
Game and Interactive Media Design 18
Network and System Administration & Administrator 18
Community Health Services & Liaison & Counseling 11
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 11
Interior Design 11
Health Information & Medical Records Technology & Technician 10
Computer Engineering Technology & Technician 9
Opticianry & Ophthalmic Dispensing Optician 9
Construction Engineering Technology & Technician 8
Business Administration and Management, General 8
Histologic Technician 8
Hospitality Administration & Management, General 8
Computer Programming & Programmer, General 7
Photography 7
Landscaping and Groundskeeping 6
Nuclear Medical Technology & Technologist 5
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology & Technician 5
Mathematics Teacher Education 5
Finance, General 4
Small Business Administration & Management 1
Architectural Technology & Technician 1
Management Science 1
Biology Teacher Education 1
Grand Total 10,672 1,218
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 33% 29% 36%

Publications & Citations

Publications
384
Citations
3,366

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
114 / 637
Medicine
79 / 832
Psychology
51 / 1,050
Mathematics
50 / 213
Biology
45 / 684
Computer Science
35 / 328
Environmental Science
34 / 338
Economics
25 / 212
Sociology
24 / 108
Business
22 / 263
Art & Design
22 / 105
Political Science
20 / 6
Math Teachers
19 / 128
Education Majors
19 / 152
Nursing
18 / 99
Health Science
18 / 68
Statistics
18 / 68
Ecology
17 / 131
Engineering
16 / 186
Geography and Cartography
14 / 99
Communications and Public Relations
13 / 12
Child Psychology
12 / 733
Social Psychology
12 / 100
Demography
12 / 79
Applied Mathematics
11 / 33
Political Economy
10 / 0
Chemistry
10 / 223
Zoology
10 / 65
Family medicine
10 / 34
Physics
8 / 158
History
8 / 6
Finance
7 / 211
Linguistics
7 / 124
Oncology and Cancer research
6 / 321
International Relations and Diplomacy
6 / 0
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
6 / 36
Gerontology
6 / 16
Multimedia
6 / 11
Media Studies
6 / 14
Clinical Psychology
5 / 74

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 2 11
1991 3 17
1992 2 9
1993 3 12
1994 3 7
1995 3 8
1996 7 14
1997 3 11
1998 2 20
1999 4 53
2000 5 36
2001 3 42
2002 4 60
2003 3 48
2004 6 45
2005 10 62
2006 12 75
2007 4 65
2008 13 92
2009 10 102
2010 11 100
2011 15 154
2012 12 192
2013 36 199
2014 23 240
2015 17 235
2016 23 196
2017 23 178
2018 24 199
2019 25 238
2020 29 281

Miami Dade College alumni

  1. Oscar Isaac

    Oscar Isaac
    Born in
    Guatemala Flag Guatemala
    Years
    1979-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    guitaristsingerstage actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Óscar Isaac Hernández Estrada is a Guatemalan-American actor. He starred in the tragicomedy Inside Llewyn Davis (2013), for which he received a Golden Globe Award nomination, the crime drama A Most Violent Year (2014), and the science fiction thriller Ex Machina (2014).

  2. Steven Bauer

    Steven Bauer
    Born in
    Cuba Flag Cuba
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    film actoractortelevision actorfilm producermusician
    Biography

    Steven Bauer is a Cuban-born American actor. Bauer began his career on PBS, portraying Joe Peña, the son of Cuban immigrants on ¿Qué Pasa, USA? (1977–1980) and is perhaps most famous for his role as the Cuban drug lord Manny Ribera in the 1983 crime drama Scarface, in which he starred alongside Al Pacino and Michelle Pfeiffer. He also played the drug cartel leader Eladio Vuente in Breaking Bad and in Better Call Saul and as the retired Mossad agent Avi Rudin in Ray Donovan (2013–2020).

  3. Victoria Principal

    Victoria Principal
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    television actoractormodelsingerentrepreneur
    Biography

    Vicki Ree Principal, later known as Victoria Principal, is an American actress, producer, entrepreneur, and author, best known for her role as Pamela Barnes Ewing on the American primetime television soap opera series Dallas. She spent nine years on the long-running series, leaving in 1987. Afterwards, she began her own production company, Victoria Principal Productions, focusing mostly on television films. In the mid-1980s, she became interested in natural beauty therapies, and in 1989, she created a self-named line of skincare products, Principal Secret.

  4. Harry Wayne Casey

    Harry Wayne Casey
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    singersinger-songwriterrecord producer
    Biography

    Harry Wayne Casey, better known by his stage name K.C., is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer. He is best known for his band, KC and the Sunshine Band, as a producer of several hits for other artists, and as a pioneer of the disco genre of the 1970s.

General info

Alternative names MDCC
Miami Dade
MDC
Miami-Dade Community College
Founded 1960
Colors blue, gray
Academic Calendar August to July (August - December; January-April; May-July)
Total FTE staff 4,430
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant

Location and Contacts

Address 300 NE 2nd Avenue
Miami, Florida, 33132-2204
United States
City population 418,000
Phone 3052378888

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