The State University of New York



The MEOC serves thousands of residents of Harlem, East Harlem, and throughout New York City, providing training for skilled and semi-skilled occupations as well as college foundation courses and placement services for all enrolled students and potential students.

Graduates from the MEOC have moved into jobs in industry, commerce, governmental service and have been accepted into all units of the City University of New York, State University of New York and private colleges, after receiving either directly or after post secondary education following training at the Center.

Learn English, earn your HSE and prepare for college with us! Improve your professional skills by participating in one of our vocational programs including Certified Microsoft Office®, PC Repair with A+ Certification, Security Officer Training – all for free.*Start your academic and professional development here with a faculty and staff that cares.

Get to know our programs and services in person at one of our Information Sessions. Attend a session at 11AM, 3PM or 6PM. Click here for more details.

Learn about our upcoming classes. All prospective students must attend an information session for the following programs: Electronic Health Records, Certified Nurse Aide, Home Health AideCivil Service Exam Prep. Or click here for more details.

*Based on Eligibility Requirements




Understanding and Being Understood

A literacy teacher’s life as a writer…read more

Where Can a Healthcare Certification Lead?

Electronic Records instructor inspires students to use course as a stepping-stone…read more


NYCHA Resident Info Session  Thu, 12/8 – at Lehman Village Community Center…Click Here to Register

Early Registration – New Students
Tue, 1/6 and Wed, 1/7

SOT Registration Tue, 1/7

Continuing Student Registration
Thu, 1/8 and Fri, 1/9

New Student Registration
Tue, 1/13 and Wed, 1/14


SUNY MEOC Open House
Event Recap – Coming Soon!

Calendar of Events…Click here




              “We are Designed to Help People Just Like You”


Dr. John L. Graham, Executive Director. Click here for his personal message