Educational Opportunity Center

The Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) provides academic and financial information and services to qualified adults seeking post-secondary education. Additionally, EOC offers a helping hand for individuals applying for admission to programs offered by post-secondary institutions, Pell Grant and scholarships, and GED enrollment.

Services Provided

  • Information and tutoring on Adult Based Education (ABE) and General Education Development (GED) courses 
  • Academic advising and testing
  • Application and enrollment assistance to any career technology center, college, or university nation-wide
  • Assistance in completing Financial Aid (FAFSA) application
  • Personal and financial Coaching
  • Tutoring
  • Career exploration services
  • Workshops on FAFSA, budgeting, resume writing, career opportunities, and more


  • adults 19 and older or high school seniors not served by a Talent Search program 
  • First-generation college student (neither parent completed a bachelor’s degree)
  • Meet the federal low-income guidelines
  • Veterans or Veteran Spouse
  • Documented Disability
  • Reside in one of the below counties

                                                          Career Assessments Below


Adair               Cherokee         Coal                 Creek               Delaware         Haskell


Hughes            McIntosh         Mayes              Muskogee        Okfuskee         Okmulgee


Pawnee            Osage              Pittsburg          Sequoyah    Wagoner


Apply Now:

The EOC staff looks forward to helping you achieve your life's goals. If you meet the qualifications listed above, complete the application at the link below. Individuals under 18 must have a parent or guardian sign the application.


Contact Us:

Nikki Rader

Nikki Rader

Program Director | 918-444-2117

Jodi Sells

Jodi Sells

Program Coordinator | 918-444-2249

Sydney Davison

Sydney Davison

Program Coordinator | 918-444-2248

Administration Building, Student Affairs, Office 211

600 N Grand Ave

Tahlequah, OK 74464