LONG ISLAND EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY CENTER

 
General Information
Description of AgencyPrepares eligible members of our communities to foster the academic and workforce development skills necessary to become self-sufficient, self-directed, empowered, and committed to excellence. Residents of the surrounding Long Island community are provided a range of programs and services structured to adapt to the needs of our adult learners in addition to the demands of our communities. LIEOC faculty and staff practice collective leadership and shared responsibility to propel our students to become productive members of a diverse and global community. The Goals of the LIEOC are: To shape our students into productive members of their local communities and enable them to find their place within the global marketplace. To provide our students with foundational and transferable skills that will serve them throughout their lives. To maintain a connection to the skill needs of local business and industry in order to mirror those needs in the vocational and academic curricula offered at the LIEOC. To collaborate with local colleges to ensure the academic preparation curriculum at LIEOC provides the knowledge, skills and attitudes expected of contemporary college freshmen. To maintain a student-centered culture focused on the educational, vocational, and citizenship needs and wants of our students. To build and maintain a professional learning community in which faculty and staff come together in the spirit of collegiality in order to meet the needs of our students and stakeholders locally and statewide. LIEOC collaborates with higher education, business, industry, government, and its communities, to create a skilled workforce that remains competitive and vibrant in a global economy. We offer a variety of programs at our three locations that can include the following: Allied Health Education, Business Careers and Technology, Adult Basic Education, College Preparation, High School Equivalency (HSE), English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), and creative design opportunities through our Entrepreneur Technology Centers Visual Technology Program. In addition, we offer over 32 occupational, academic, and self-development courses at our ATTAIN labs located at Brentwood and Hempstead. Call for more detailed information.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaFarmingdale, New York; Town of Oyster Bay, New York; Nassau County, New York; Nassau County, New York
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
Agency TypeNonprofit
 
Client Information
EligibilityAges 17 and up New York residents
 
Availability
Hours of OperationM-Fri 8:30am-10:00pm
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1Farmingdale State College; Hooper Hall
Physical Site Address 22350 Broadhollow Road
Physical Site City, State, ZipFarmingdale, NY 11735
Mailing Address 1Hooper Hall
Mailing Address 22350 Broadhollow Road
Mailing City, State, ZipFarmingdale, NY 11735
Main Phone(516) 962-3591
Fax(631)420-2509
Web Addresswww.farmingdale.edu/lieoc
 
Director Information
Director's NameDr. Elsa Sofia Morote, Ed.D.
Director's PositionExecutive Director
Director's Phone(631) 420-2087
Director's Emailmorotee@farmingdale.edu
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateJun17
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: LONG ISLAND EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY CENTER
Affiliated Programs: BRENTWOOD UNIT
COLLEGE PREPARATION PROGRAM
ENGLISH FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
ENGLISH FOR SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES
GED PREPARATION PROGRAM
HEALTH CAREER TRAINING
HEMPSTEAD UNIT
MEDICAL BILLING AND CODING SPECIALIST CERTIFICATION
Affiliated Services: BRENTWOOD UNIT
COLLEGE PREPARATION PROGRAM
ENGLISH FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
ENGLISH FOR SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES
GED PREPARATION PROGRAM
HEALTH CAREER TRAINING
HEMPSTEAD UNIT
MEDICAL BILLING AND CODING SPECIALIST CERTIFICATION