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Miami Dade College Partners with Management Leadership For Tomorrow (MLT) to Help Students Launch Game-Changing Careers

Miami Dade College (MDC) is partnering with Management Leadership For Tomorrow’s (MLT) Career Prep program to provide a cohort of MDC students with personalized guidance, effective tools, and a powerful professional network to secure highly competitive internships and early career opportunities in all industries, including consulting, tech and finance. 

MLT is a national nonprofit that provides Black, Hispanic, and Native American talent with the coaching, playbook, and networks they need in order to excel in high-trajectory careers, secure economic mobility for their families, and become high-impact senior leaders equipped to advocate for vulnerable communities. MLT’s Rising Leaders—8,000 and growing—are propelling change across organizations and communities throughout the nation and worldwide. 

The Career Prep program includes individualized and group career development coaching, exposure, and access to over 60 prestigious employers, skill development seminars hosted virtually and around the country, alumni network of over 8,000 professionals, and 1-on-1 coaching.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • College student graduating with a bachelors in December 2023, Spring 2024, or Summer 2024
  • U.S. citizen or U.S. permanent resident (includes DACA participants)
  • African American, Hispanic, or Native American. 

The deadline to apply is February 15, 2022. MDC will be covering the cost of students accepted in the program. More information about Career Prep and information to apply on this link:

“MLT and Miami Dade College are aligned in our mission to ensure we can get talented people of color into game-changing careers and into leadership positions,” said Rishal Stanciel, Senior Director of Career Prep Recruitment & Admissions for MLT. “I personally know many outstanding Miami Dade College students, that have gone on to become  MLT Career Prep Fellows in past years, and I am really looking forward to having many more in the next year and well into the future.”


Launched in 2002, Management Leadership for Tomorrow (MLT) is a national nonprofit that is transforming the leadership pipelines of our most influential organizations by driving breakthrough results for individuals and institutions. MLT coaches African American, Latinx, and Native American talent to secure high trajectory post-college jobs that deliver economic mobility for their families, and then provides the social capital they need to become high-impact senior leaders who can transform our institutions and vulnerable communities. MLT’s career and leadership development programs provide unparalleled opportunities for our Rising Leaders to succeed at pivotal stages throughout their careers — from college students to early and mid-career professionals to senior executives — and gives them the genuine confidence that they belong in the uppermost tiers of leadership. MLT also provides a comprehensive solution for institutions that combines best-in-class recruitment, retention, and diversity strategy offerings. Visit us at

If you have any questions about the application process or MLT, please contact Rishal Stanciel, Senior Director of Fellow Recruitment and Senior Career Prep Coach, at


Juan Mendieta
MDC Director of Communications