WHO ARE WE?
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’s mission is to assist individuals in identifying a potential career path and the education programs that will lead to that career, and help them enroll in, pay for and succeed in the appropriate education program.
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 foundation and corporate sources.
Our New Name
This 40-year-old organization is celebrating the beginning of its fifth decade of service in Massachusetts. We have acknowledged this milestone by adopting a new name which more accurately reflects what we do! Formerly known as the Colleges of Worcester Consortium, Inc., our new name, Massachusetts Education and Career Opportunities, Inc. (MassEdCO, Inc.), was officially launched on June 1, 2013.
OUR MISSION & VISION
Educational Opportunity for All
Empowerment, Opportunity, Diversity, Commitment
MassEdCO’s services are offered from “Boston to the Berkshires.” Target areas include Boston, Lynn, New Bedford, Wareham, Worcester, Southbridge, Lowell, Springfield, Chicopee, Holyoke and Pittsfield.
OUR PRIMARY FOCUSES