Educational Opportunity Center - EOC

Look around and you'll see that having a higher education almost always brings better pay and the chance to advance your career.

It's too easy to put off building the educational foundation you need for increased future success, but what may seem like a great short-term job now won't allow you to achieve all you can in the long term. It's not too late to build a better future at CF. 

Ocala: Keith Bracey, Ocala Campus Coordinator
352-854-2322, ext. 1369 or email:

Citrus: Mikel James, Citrus Campus Coordinator
352-300-4271, ext. 6147 or email:

Levy: Regina Darling-James, Levy Campus Coordinator
352-658-4077, ext. 2108 or email:

Hampton: Dejuan Mills, Hampton Center Coordinator
352-854-2322, ext. 1801 or email:

Get on the right track.

No matter what your age, a small investment now toward getting a better education will pay you back with a better life for the rest of your life. But YOU need to take the first step! 


Classes are available year-round to help you get the General Equivalency Diploma you need as a stepping stone to success. 

Find what field is best for you.

Counseling and Assessment Testing

We have the resources to uncover your special abilities and skills, strengths, and areas that need improvement. You may be surprised to find out just how much you already know and how easy it can be to reach your goals.

Career Exploration

We'll provide you with personal counseling and/or computer programs to determine you interests and potential for the career of your choice. 

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Financial Aid Assistance

We'll help you find the money you need to finance your educational needs. Federal PELL Grants, student loans and scholarships are only a few of the sources available. Additionally, we can provide counseling for those with defaulted student loans. 

Get study help.

Tutoring, Mentoring and Workshops
Tap into one-on-one and small group learning opportunities. Get the knowledge you need quickly, easily and conveniently from the people who have the answers and are dedicated to helping you. 

Get started now and get ahead.

Application Help
One of the worst excuses for not getting ahead with your life is fear. Counselors are here to guide you through the application process. With their help, you'll realize that what seems like and intimidating maze of paperwork is merely a bridge to a happier future.

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