Mission: Massachusetts education and career opportunities, inc. (massedco, inc. ) is a statewide network of service sites that provides education and career advising to over 14,000 individuals each year. Massedco provides access to educatonal and career opportunities that empower people from diverse backgrounds to achieve their potential. Economically and educationally disadvantaged individuals are the focus of our services, which are provided free of charge. Funding for massedco comes from the federal and state education departments, as well as private foundations and corporate sources.
Programs: Gear up - advising events, workshops and trips for low income students to stay in school and go to higher education.
educational opportunity center - 7,166 people served throughout massachusetts, advise on college and other advanced education.
talent search - 803 students assisted in a high school setting. Services include advising, workshops and visits to colleges.
professional development and college success institute and college access challenge grant.