eoc logoEOC in Bledsoe County

Office Address

Sequatchie County High

Sequatchie County location

7067 TN-28 Scenic

Dunlap, TN 37327

Mailing Address

Educational Opportunity Center (EOC)

615 McCallie Avenue

Department 6876

Chattanooga, TN 37403-2598


Snapshot of Services Provided

  • Finding a GED program
  • Choosing a college
  • Academic advice
  • Career counseling
  • Completing college applications—we work with all accredited colleges!
  • Filling out the FAFSA (Free Application For Student Aid) to start the financial aid process
  • Learning about Tennessee HOPE Scholarships.
  • Additional scholarships and grants
  • Financial education and counseling
  • Testing
  • Tutoring

Outreach Efforts Target

  • Disadvantaged individuals pursuing additional education
  • Disconnected students
  • First generation students (neither parent completed 4-year college degree)
  • Homeless students
  • Individuals in foster care or are aging out of foster care
  • Limited English proficient students
  • Low income individuals and families
  • Students with disabilities
  • Veterans

Why Pursue Additional Education in Bledsoe County?

Minimum pay by degree for residents in Bledsoe County:

Bledoe County bar graph of estimated minimum pay

Source: 2013-2017 American Community Survey - U.S. Census Bureau

Bledsoe County Estimated Median Pay (minimum to maximum range):

 
Pay Frequency High School Graduate/High School Equivalency Some College/Associates Degree Bachelor's Degree Graduate/Professional Degree
Hourly 9.77 - 15.24 12.95 - 20.64 11.78 - 22.62 15.47 - 39.22
Weekly 390.80 - 609.60 518.00 - 825.60 471.20 - 904.80 618.80 - 1,568.80
Monthly 1,693.46 - 2,641.60 2,244.66 - 3,577.60 2,041.86 - 3,920.80 2,681.46 - 6,798.13
Yearly 20,321.60 - 31,699.20 26,936.00 - 42,931.20 24,502.40 - 47,049.60 32,177.60 - 81,577.60

Source: 2013-2017 American Community Survey - U.S. Census Bureau