Educational Opportunity Centers

Quality education has the power to change lives but, for many, choices and circumstances put the education and training they need beyond reach. Educational Opportunity Centers eliminate the barriers to education and provide skills that lead to better jobs – all tuition- and debt-free.

  • Short programs fit into your schedule and help you obtain diplomas and career certifications quickly
  • One-on-one Training and Success Coaches help you at every step, from enrollment to program completion to pursuing your next goals like college or job placement
  • Online programs are available wherever you are, even during a pandemic
  • Graduates are eligible for automatic enrollment at any SUNY community college or SUNY Empire, SUNY’s leading online college
  • EOC helps you complete your studies tuition- and debt-free

Get Started with an EOC Near You


The first step is to connect with your local EOC to explore your options. Find yours below.