Manhattan Educational Opportunity Center (MEOC)

Welcome to the SUNY Manhattan Educational Opportunity Center (MEOC) where you can achieve your academic goals and take your career to the next level. We offer free programs to help you learn English, earn your High School Equivalency diploma, prepare for college and/or train for a career. See if you are eligible.

Academic Programs

If you haven’t finished high school or want to improve your English, we have programs for you. Check out the free academic programs we offer such as:

  • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL).
  • High School Equivalency Preparation
  • College Prep

Career Training Programs

We offer free career training programs such as:

  • Electronic Health Records
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Hospitality Training
  • Security Officer Training
  • Certified Microsoft® Office
  • Civil Service Exam Preparation

MEOC Programs Lead to Career Success

Graduates from the MEOC have moved into jobs in healthcare, business, government and nonprofit organizations or have been accepted into many public and private colleges. Read about some of our success stories.

Attend an Admissions Session

This is your first step in becoming a MEOC student. Get to know our programs and services in person at one of our Admissions Sessions, which are scheduled on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays at either 10 a.m. or 6 p.m.