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Miami Vocational Schools, Trade Schools and Technical Schools

Miami Vocational Schools, Trade Schools and Technical Schools

Miami is a popular vacation and retirement destination. To help meet the demand for trained professionals in tourism and medicine, some Miami vocational schools offer programs and courses in hospitality, recreation and health care. In addition, growth in professional and business services fields, including information technology, is keeping a brisk pace. International trade is one of the key industries in Miami-Dade County, making up over 105,000 jobs and offering the highest pay in the area, according to the Miami-Dade County official website. In addition to a variety of positions in international trade, there is a formidable group of smaller businesses that are growing fast, such as the dozens of companies in the Miami-Dade metro area listed on the 2013 Inc. 5000 list.Businesses that garnered mention on the list included:

  • SKM Media Group
  • Touchsuite
  • New Wave Surgical
  • Transcend Media
  • Full Circle Marketing
  • JC Tax Group
  • Oncology Analysts
  • Acordis International
  • Bed Bug Supply

Miami's economy in a nutshell

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the population in Miami as of 2012 was 413,892, while the population in the expanded Miami-Dade area was 2,617,176 in 2013. These residents work in a variety of occupations, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS.gov) reported the following median hourly wages in May 2013 for specific Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall jobs in the health care, hospitality and computer sectors:

  • Registered Nurses: $28.42
  • Food service managers: $28.24
  • Computer network support specialists: $26.34
  • Chefs and head cooks: $25.34
  • Radiologic technologists: $23.25
  • Medical records and health information technicians: $14.50

Recent high school graduates or people wanting to enhance or change their current careers may want to explore the options available at a Miami technical, trade or vocational school.

Sources:

Miami-Dade County, Florida, QuickFacts, U.S. Census Bureau, http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/12/12086.html

Miami Dade County, miamidade.GOV, http://www.miamidade.gov/info/about_miami-dade_statistics.asp "There's economic optimism for 2014…but not a lot," Douglas Hanks, Martha Brannigan and Evan S.

Benn, Miami Herald Business, January 1, 2014, http://www.miamiherald.com/2014/01/01/3847999/theres-economic-optimism-for-2014.html "Top

Companies in the Miami Metro Area on the 2013 Inc. 5000," Inc., http://www.inc.com/inc5000/list/2013/metro/miami

Schools are available in the following Miami zip codes: 33172, 33027, 33309, 33132, 33316, 33027, 33157, 33309, 33025, 33172, 33028, 33126, 33328. Begin your career training at one of our Miami area Schools today.
Vocational Schools in Miami, Florida
This list also contains online schools that accept students from Miami
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At University of Phoenix, we believe everyone deserves access to higher education.

Programs : BS in Criminal Justice Administration - Cybercrimes, B.S. in Communication, BS in Business/Public Sector, and more..

Campus Locations :

Miami: 11410 NW 20th Street Miami, FL 33172

Hollywood: 2400 SW 145th Avenue Hollywood, FL 33027

Fort Lauderdale: 550 W. Cypress Creek Road Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309

Online: Online, FL

With an education from an Art Institutes school, imagine what you could create. Please Call 855-816-4001 to speak to a customer representative.

Programs : Baking & Pastry (AS), Web Design & Interactive Media (AS), Interior Design (MFA), and more..

Campus Locations :

Miami: 1501 Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 100 Miami, FL 33132

Fort Lauderdale: 1799 S.E. 17th Street Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

Career-focused education for real‐world results.

Programs : Associate - Web Graphic Design, Bachelor's - Accounting, Master's-Business Administration, and more..

Campus Locations :

Hollywood: 2300 Southwest 145th Ave. Hollywood, FL 33027

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Chicago: Chicago, IL

At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career. * Programs vary by location * Please contact each individual campus for accreditation information

Programs : Associate - Business Management: HR Management, Associate Degree in Nursing, Internet Marketing, and more..

Campus Locations :

Miami: 19600 South Dixie Highway, Suite B Cutler Bay Miami, FL 33157

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Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA) offers industry-relevant knowledge and training for in demand careers in healthcare.

Programs : A.S. - Health Sciences - Medical Administrative Assistant, Diploma - Medical Office Billing Specialist, A.S. - Healthcare Technology and Systems, and more..

Campus Locations :

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

Programs : BS in Early Childhood Development, MS in Psychology - Addictions, AAS in Business Administration - Small Business Management, and more..

Campus Locations :

Fort Lauderdale: 6301 Kaplan University Avenue Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309

Interested in a career as a professional dog trainer? Animal Behavior College is the place to start.

Programs : Veterinary Assistant, Grooming Instruction, Certified Dog Trainer Instructor Course, and more..

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Get hands-on training with Le Cordon Bleu Schools of North America.

Programs : Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts in Miami - Diploma in Patisserie and Baking, Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts in Miami - Associate Degree in Culinary Arts, Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts in Miami - Diploma in Culinary Arts, and more..

Campus Locations :

Hollywood: 3221 Enterprise Way Hollywood, FL 33025

Keiser University offers degrees in fields that are in demand and provides job placement assistance to all its students and alumni.

Programs : Software Engineering, BS, Occupational Therapy Assistant, AS, Psychology, BA, and more..

Campus Locations :

Miami: 2101 NW 117th Avenue Miami, FL 33172

Pembroke Pines: 1640 SW 145 Avenue Pembroke Pines, FL 33028

Are you interested in pursuing a high-tech career? Getting an education from ITT Tech is a great place to start!

Programs : AS - Criminology and Forensic Technology, BS - Project Management and Administration: IT Option, AS - Nursing, and more..

Campus Locations :

Miami: 7955 NW 12th Street Miami, FL 33126

Fort Lauderdale: 3401 South University Drive Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328

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