BEOC is part of a state network of ten Educational Opportunity Centers and two Career Counseling and Outreach Centers sponsored by the State University of New York. The Centers report to the University Center for Academic and Workforce Development (UCAWD). These centers deliver community-based, academic, and workforce development programs and services to New York State residents. BEOC is administered locally by New York City College of Technology, CUNY.
BEOC offers certificate programs in College Preparation, Direct Support Professional, English as a Second Language, High School Equivalency, Medical Electronic Records, Medical Assisting, Medical Billing and Coding, Office Administrative Professional, OSHA Certification Training, Security Guard Training, and Tourism and Hospitality Operations. Students have access to tutoring and learning resources, student life activities, advisement, career services, and college readiness activities. All programs and services are at no cost to students and provided in a modern facility in downtown Brooklyn, easily accessible to public transportation.
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BEOC attracts students from all five boroughs of New York City and serves about 2000 students each year. Our graduates gain high school equivalency diplomas, industry certifications, and placement into college and employment. BEOC graduates have enrolled in colleges at the City University of New York (CUNY), the State University of New York (SUNY), and private or independent colleges and universities. Our graduates work in many industries, making their contribution to New York State’s economy. See alumni success stories.
NON DISCRIMINATION STATEMENT
BEOC, as administered by New York City College of Technology, CUNY, is committed to a policy of equal employment and equal access to its educational programs/activities and to non-discrimination in accordance with federal, state and city laws. For full statement, click here.