City College-Miami

9300 S Dadeland Blvd. 2nd Floor
Miami, FL 33156
Tel: (305)666-9242
  • 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 263 students (74% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 38:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
  • City College-Miami is one of 19 community colleges within Miami-Dade County, FL.
  • The nearest community college is Miami Dade College (2.30 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 137% over five years.
City College-Miami (FL) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years Four or more years
Institution Control Private, non-profit Pivate, for profit
Total Faculty 19 staff 31 staff
City College-Miami Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 263 has declined by 30% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment 263 students 944 students
City College-Miami Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 38:1
City College-Miami Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 194 students 487 students
City College-Miami Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 69 students 457 students
City College-Miami Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
City College-Miami Enrollment Breakdown FL All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
-
% Asian
-
2%
City College-Miami Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
64%
24%
City College-Miami Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
29%
17%
City College-Miami Black (2007-2016)
% White
4%
46%
City College-Miami White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
City College-Miami More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
-
7%
City College-Miami Unknown (2007-2011)
City College-Miami Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.50 0.70
City College-Miami Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $29,300 -
City College-Miami Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $12,782 is less than the state average of $15,159. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $12,782 $15,159
City College-Miami In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95% 91%
City College-Miami % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $26,800 -
City College-Miami Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $9,452 -
City College-Miami Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate 100% 77%
City College-Miami Percent Admitted (2007-2012)
Source: 2016 (or 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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