EOCStudents in class listening to instructor
"Providing Hope and Opportunity."

Contact Us
Educational Opportunity Center
Midlands Technical College
P.O. Box 2408, Columbia, SC 29202
Phone: (803) 822-3749



Who is eligible to participate in the Midlands Technical College Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) project?

Individuals must meet the following requirements to receive services frome EOC:

  • Be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident or eligible non-citizen;
  • Be at least 19 years of age or older; unless unable to be appropriately served by an Educational Talent Search project
  • Have a desire to enroll or be enrolled in college or training program
  • Preference will be given to individuals who are low-income, potential first-generation college students (neither parent has a four-year degree), and veterans. EOC services Lexington and Fairfield counties.
  • Contact EOC at 803.822.3749 or 1.800.922.8038 x3749 to determine your eligibility and schedule an appointment.

Click here for a list of items to bring to your appointment or workshop.



Disclaimer: Although the EOC staff is employed by Midlands Technical College, they do not recruit participants for the College. As an EOC participant, you can receive assistance in applying to any continuing education program, college, and/or university.