Welcome to Rochester EOC

Over fifty years of ongoing service to the Rochester community has earned the REOC the reputation as one of the outstanding Centers in the state (there are 10 such centers in New York state; one in or near almost every major city). Teachers, counselors, support staff, and administrators, with the support of The College at Brockport and the SUNY Center for Academic and Workforce Development, together have worked to give students the opportunity to gain skills needed to continue to college or obtain a career.

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Upcoming Events

december

14dec8:15 am1:15 amAdmissions Saturday HoursAdmissions office open, TABE exam @ 8:45am

14dec9:00 am12:00 pmFeaturedEntrepreneurship SeminarThis no-cost program is offered Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. on November 2, 9, 16, 23, December 7, 14. Enroll online or call us at (585) 327-4035 to join the program.

january

21jan9:30 am10:30 amFeaturedLPN Applicant Information SessionApplicant information session - no appointment necessary; punctuality required - no admission once session begins.

25jan8:15 am1:15 amAdmissions Saturday HoursAdmissions office open, TABE exam @ 8:45am

29jan4:00 pm5:00 pmFeaturedLPN Applicant Information SessionApplicant information session - no appointment necessary; punctuality required - no admission once session begins.

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Current Students

Career Services

We will help you with group and individual enhancements in interview skill training, soft skills application, any and all other skills to prepare you for employment. Our Employment Counselors are prepared to assist you with making career choices that are right for you through career counseling.

Registration & Records

The Registration and Records Office is responsible for the creation, maintenance, and documentation of enrollment information for all enrolled students at our school. In addition, this office tracks, verifies, and maintains center-wide enrollment data for all programs.

College Connections

Our professional staff provides information and assistance with college admission procedures, financial aid programs, college survival skills and college preparedness. They also coordinate the SAT Preparation Program and Pre-College Institute for college-bound students.

Alumni

Alumni Success Stories

See how REOC alumni are pursuing rewarding careers, redefining their fields, and living their dreams.

Alumni Updates

Help us keep our records current by telling us about any updates to your name, contact or employment information. that way we can keep you up-to-date on what’s happening at REOC.

Staff

Real stories from REOC students

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James Caldwell, Culinary Arts

James Caldwell hasn’t let his past determine his future. After being released from prison, James proceeded to take matters into his own hands and pursue his passion for cooking. He enrolled in REOC’s Food Service Program and after graduating he didn’t stop. James continued on to receive his Associate Degree in Food Service Management and his Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice.
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Hazel Azcona, Cosmetology

Hazel Azcona always wanted to become a cosmetologist. She wanted to combine her background in communications and media arts with her passion for hair, makeup and nail technology. Hazel had practiced techniques with members of her family and her friends, but knew she needed formalized training to obtain her license. She didn’t know if she could afford to get the training she needed so Hazel kept postponing her dream.
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Anthony McAbrew, LPN Program

Anthony McAbrew wanted to be a nurse and help others. He was preparing for his exit from military service and came across a flier for REOC’s Licensed Practical Nursing program. The application and entrance requirements were challenging, but Anthony’s passion and determination made him an excellent program candidate. Anthony’s choice to attend REOC was simple. He wanted to stay in the community that he came from, and it was important to Anthony to learn in and to give back to his community.
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