August 21, 2014




trio_logos-eoc_redWelcome to the Educational Opportunity Center Homepage!  Located on the campus of Mid-South Community College in West Memphis, Arkansas.  The Educational Opportunity Center proudly serves the residents of Crittenden and Shelby Counties.  EOC counselors provide guidance and assistance with GED preparation, career exploration, college admissions, placement testing, scholarships, financial aid, academic advising, study skill and personal skill development that will help you become successful not just in college but in life!  We have a library full of catalogs and information from colleges and universities throughout the United States so that we can help you find the school that best suits your particular educational goals.  We are committed to helping you overcome barriers and making your dreams reality, whatever those dreams may be!

To qualify for EOC, you must be a resident of Crittenden or Shelby county; you must be at least 19 years of age and you must be interested in entering or re-entering a program of post-secondary education.  That’s all there is to it! Our services are provided absolutely free. Would you like more information or would you like to sign  up for EOC services…please contact us!  We welcome the opportunity to serve you!

Contact Us:

Sandra Wade Mabry, Director, 870-733-6765 –

Brente Bishop, Counselor, 870-733-6749 –

Letory Collins, Counselor, 870-733-6705 –

Jennah Blue, Administrative Assistant, 870-733-6757,

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