City College-Miami

9300 S Dadeland Blvd. 2nd Floor, Miami
FL, 33156
Tel:
339 students
Private not-for-profit

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At City College, we are committed to your success and believe in your potential to grow academically, personally, and professionally. Education is the key to success. The Miami Campus of City College is located at 9300 S. Dadeland Boulevard, Suite 200, Miami, FL 33156. The classroom, laboratories, and administrative offices occupy approximately 24,000 square feet of two buildings in the Dadeland Towers office park. There is a large, safe and secure, parking garage adjacent to one of the buildings in the park, and the facility offers a variety of both indoor and outdoor study areas to accommodate student needs. The Miami Campus teaches computer courses in its own state-of-the-industry computer network laboratory which consists of Intel based workstations, color monitors, laser, and color printers. Students in the Medical Assisting program have laboratory training on campus and Private Investigator students train with video camcorders and 35mm cameras.
School Highlights:
City College-Miami serves 339 students (61% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
City College-Miami is one of 24 community colleges within Miami-Dade County, FL.
The nearest community college is Dade Medical College-Miami (1.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
City College-Miami Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 339 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 48:1 has increased from 35:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment
339 students
1,287 students
City College-Miami Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
206 students
832 students
City College-Miami Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 133 students
1,021 students
City College-Miami Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
City College-Miami sch enrollment City College-Miami sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
City College-Miami Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
59%
7%
City College-Miami Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
36%
12%
City College-Miami Black (2006-2012)
% White
3%
66%
City College-Miami White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
City College-Miami More (2010-2011)
City College-Miami sch ethnicity City College-Miami sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.52 0.45
City College-Miami Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,020 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 34% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,020 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 34% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,020 $5,845
City College-Miami In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,020 $10,047
City College-Miami Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

City College was originally established as Draughon's College of Business, a branch of Draughon's Junior College of Business founded in 1896, in Paducah, Kentucky. In 1986, the College changed its name to CareerCom College of Business, and in December, 1986, was accredited as a free-standing institution by the Accrediting Commission of the Association of Independent Colleges and Schools. In 1987, the College was purchased by Career City College, Inc., and became known as Career City College. In May, 1988, Career City College, Inc. established a branch campus in Gainesville, Florida. City College offers a Bachelor's of Science degree in Business Administration, as well as Associate of Science degrees programs in Accounting, Broadcasting, Management, Computer Applications, Hospitality, Private Investigation, Electronics, Computer Engineering, Medical Assistant, Medical Office Administration, Emergency Medical Services, Paramedic, and Legal Assistant/Paralegal. City College is a not for profit private college currently operating 3 campuses in Florida. City College's campuses are located in Fort Lauderdale, Gainesville and Miami. City College, Miami Branch, is located at 5975 Sunset Drive, South Miami, Florida. This building is a beautiful (8) eight story building, of which City College occupies approximately 10,000 square feet on the first and third floors. This building has a large parking ramp attached to the building and is secured for safety. The classrooms are spacious and well lighted. The equipment is up to date and modern. The Miami Campus teaches computer courses in its own state-of-the-industry computer network laboratory which consists of Intel based workstations, color monitors, laser, and color printers. Students in the Medical Assisting program have laboratory training on campus and Private Investigator students train with video camcorders and 35mm cameras. City College is a Senior College accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award Diplomas, Associate of Science and the Bachelor of Science degrees.

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