Educational Counseling

Free Educational Counseling and Career Planning

If you want to go to college, but have obstacles to overcome theres help available! The Connecticut Talent Assistance Cooperative (CONNTAC) has a 37-year track record of successful intervention in opening doors of educational equity for Connecticut residents. NCCs Educational Opportunity Center counselor at CONNTAC can assist Connecticut residents with free services.



CONNTAC Counselors can assist:

  • Adults
  • High School Seniors
  • High School Dropouts
  • GED students
  • Inmates/Ex-Offenders
  • Veterans
  • Dislocated Workers
  • Disabled Individuals


CONNTAC Program activities include:

  • Helping adults enroll in college
  • Helping students with the financial aid and scholarship search process
  • Providing admission application fee waivers for income-eligible participants
  • Assisting residents who are in default on student loan
  • Helping residents make realistic and proactive career choices
  • Awarding an annual scholarship targeted to low income, first generation bound college students who have overcome significant obstacles to pursue their education