Today Miami Dade College celebrates I Am MDC Day, in tribute to the notable college's first day of classes back in September 6th, 1960. I Am MDC day will celebrate Miami Dade's long history of prosperous academic achievements and emergence of becoming the nations largest community College. Miami Dade College currently holds more than 165,000 registered students and has continued to prosper in delivering quality and affordable College education in Miami. I Am MDC Day asks former and current students to upload any pictures in relation to Miami Dade College using hashtag #iammdc. Miami Dade College has established today to be their first national holiday celebrating the affluential college's existence.