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Frequently Asked Questions – FAQ

1. Why choose Miami-Dade Technical Centers?

  • Day And Evening Classes
  • No Large Loans To Repay
  • Financial Aid Available (To those who qualify)
  • Low-Cost Tuition
  • Certified Instructors
  • Accredited By The Council On Occupational Education
  • Certification and Licensure Programs
  • 7 Locations (Technical Center and Colleges)

2. What do I need to register?

  • Two forms of identification; one must be a picture id and the other to establish that you live in the State of Florida.
  • Apprentices must coordinate through the local union

3. Are these classes accredited?

  • Yes, by the Council on Occupational Education (COE)

4. Where are the schools located?

  • Training is provided in 21 locations throughout the county. Click on Locations to find the nearest location.

5. When do classes start?

6. Do I need a high school diploma or GED to register?

  • Only certain programs require a high school diploma or GED. Contact the counselor at the school you wish to attend for more information.
  • If you do not have a high school diploma we provide classes that will help you get one. We also offer GED prep classes as well.

7. Do you have classes online?

  • The only course offered online is the GED preparation in The English Center
  • Vocational classes are NOT offered online
  • Computer Systems & Info Technology/CISCO, CCNA & CCNP Certificates program is available online

8. What is the age requirement to enroll?

  • Minimum of 16 years of age with parent consent, not currently enrolled in high school.

9. How do I register?

  • Contact the counselor at the school you choose to attend.

9. What types of programs do you offer?