Dade Medical College-Miami Lakes

5875 NW 163 Street Suite 101
Miami Lakes, FL 33014
Tel: (786)363-3340
596 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Dade Medical College-Miami Lakes serves 596 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Dade Medical College-Miami Lakes is one of 24 community colleges within Miami-Dade County, FL.
The nearest community college is Florida National University-Main Campus (1.9 miles away).

School Overview

Dade Medical College-Miami Lakes Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 25 staff
59 staff
Dade Medical College-Miami Lakes Total Faculty (2010-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 7 7

Student Body

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from :1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
596 students
1,282 students
Dade Medical College-Miami Lakes Total Enrollment (2008-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
22:1
Dade Medical College-Miami Lakes student staff (2010-2013)
# Full-Time Students
596 students
810 students
Dade Medical College-Miami Lakes Full-Time Students (2008-2013)
Dade Medical College-Miami Lakes Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
65%
7%
Dade Medical College-Miami Lakes Hispanic (2008-2013)
% Black
32%
12%
Dade Medical College-Miami Lakes Black (2010-2013)
% White
1%
57%
Dade Medical College-Miami Lakes White (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Dade Medical College-Miami Lakes Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.36 0.53
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Miami-Dade, FL community colleges have a 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. of 0.36, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Miami-Dade, FL is Johnson & Wales University-North Miami. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.