Adult Education

The OACHE administers an Educational Opportunity Center to help first-generation, low-income adults enter or re-enter college. Funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Education’s TRIO program, the EOC is a comprehensive counseling and referral program providing FREE academic, vocational, career and financial aid information to eligible adults (age 19 and above) in the 29-county Appalachian Ohio area.

The EOC will help you:

Are you eligible for EOC Services?

EOC services are offered FREE to adults who are age 19 and above and:

To be eligible, you must meet at least one of the three criteria above and you must live in the 29-county region of Appalachian Ohio.

For more information, contact the EOC director, Mr. Ken Cornwell, at 740-351-3390, kcornwell@shawnee.edu, or the EOC representative nearest you.

Map of Appalachian Ohio