Welcome to the MEOC

Learn English, earn your High School Equivalency and prepare for college with the Manhattan Educational Opportunity Center. Improve your professional skills by participating in one of our career training programs including Certified Microsoft® Office, Electronic Health Records and Security Officer Training – all for free. Start your academic and professional development here with a faculty and staff that cares.

Graduates from the Manhattan Educational Opportunity Center (MEOC) have moved into jobs in healthcare, business, government and nonprofit organizations or have been accepted into all units of the City University of New York, State University of New York and private colleges, after receiving post-secondary education following training at the Center. Read about some of our success stories.

The State University of New York Manhattan Educational Opportunity Center serves the needs of thousands of residents of Harlem, East Harlem, and throughout New York City each year by providing both academic and career training (vocational) programs for all enrolled students and potential students. Learn more about the MEOC's mission

Get to know our programs and services in person at one of our Admissions Sessions, which are at 10 a.m. or 6 p.m.

*Based on Eligibility Requirements