Educational Opportunity Center
A Project of Douglas-Cherokee Economic Authority, Inc.
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Call 1-866-631-4120 for more information
Welcome to EOC
The Educational Opportuntiy Center program at Douglas-Cherokee Economic Authority, Inc. provides counseling and information on college admissions to adults who want to enter postsecondary education (vocational school, college or university). The Educational Opportuntiy Center staff counsels participants on financial aid options and assists in the application process. The goal of the Educational Opportunity Center is to increase the number of adult participants who enroll in postsecondary institutions (vocational school, college or university).
The Educational Opportuntiy Center at Douglas-Cherokee Economic Authority, Inc. is funded by the U.S. Department of Education for FY 2016-2021. All services are FREE!
Services and Client Eligibliltiy
Who is eligible?
U.S. citizens and permanent resident aliens who;
Live in Claiborne, Cocke, Grainger, Hancock, Hamblen, Jefferson, and Monroe Counties
Are 19 years of age or older
Are enrolled or want to enroll in a program of post secondary education
How much does it cost?
All EOC services are FREE
What services are available?
Provide information about educational opportunities
Assist with educational counseling
Assist with financial aid counseling
Provide college/vocational admissions assistance
Provide information about scholarships
Serve as a resource to participants for referral to other community agencies for programs the EOC is unable to provide.
Meet Our Staff
County Serves: Cocke
423-748-4635 or 423-318-6940
Counties Serves: Hamblen & Jefferson
Counties Serves: Claiborne, Grainger and Hancock
County Serves: Monroe
534 East First North Street
P.O. Box 1218
Morristown, TN 37816