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Colleges / Miami Dade College

Miami Dade College

Miami, FL 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%

MDC Admissions

It is not competitive to get into Miami Dade College. Last year, 44,910 students applied to Miami Dade College and 44,910 were admitted.

If you are considering submitting an application to Miami Dade College, the application fee is $30.

Miami Dade College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Miami Dade College's admissions stats.

Miami Dade College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Miami Dade College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Miami Dade College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No

Applying Early to Miami Dade College?

Miami Dade College does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Discover a list of some competetive colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on Miami Dade College Admissions

How To Get Into Miami Dade College

It is not competitive to get into MDC. MDC has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2022, MDC **accepted , around 44,910 from 44,910 applicants.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like MDC, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.

Transferring to Miami Dade College

It is not competitive to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Miami Dade College

Miami Dade College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Miami Dade College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong. Curious about the factors that are considered by Miami Dade College during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Make sure to check with Miami Dade College for more information on admission factors.

Miami Dade College Application Requirements

To apply to Miami Dade College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with Miami Dade College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Other Requirements
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Miami Dade College?

Miami Dade College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Miami Dade College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

More Information on Transferring to Miami Dade College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Miami Dade College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Miami Dade College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Miami Dade College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Miami Dade College?

❌ Students who are admitted to Miami Dade College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Does Miami Dade College accept transfer credits?

✅ Miami Dade College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Miami Dade College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit • Excelsior College Examinations

Does Miami Dade College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Miami Dade College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Miami Dade College?

✅ Miami Dade College is not test optional.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Miami Dade College?

❌ Miami Dade College does not offer early decision.

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MDC Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission


How hard is it to get into MDC? MDC is a open admission institution. The MDC acceptance rate is 100%. This means that the institution accepts 100 out of every 100 applicants.


MDC Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to MDC is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to MDC is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

MDC SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available


Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

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