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Online classes are now in session. Open enrollment!

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Business Hours
Monday through Thursday, 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
After hours
Monday through Friday, call (213) 241-4790







East Los Angeles Occupational Center (ELAOC) is part of the Los Angeles Unified School District’s Division of Adult and Career Education. We have been providing a high-quality, low-cost education since 1969. Students at ELAOC can earn a high school diploma or HiSET and learn English as a second language. We also offer training that upgrades skills for an existing job and classes that prepare people for a new career. We have something for everyone and welcome you to take a look at our programs and enroll.

News & Announcements

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Welcome to Our New Website!

Thank you for visiting our new website! Please check back often to view new class offerings, updates, and student stories!
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Fall Semester Classes resume Tuesday, January 12, 2021

The winter break is from December 21, 2020, to January 11, 2021. Fall semester online classes will resume Tuesday, January 12, 2021. For more information call (323) 276-7000 or (323) 224-5970 during business hours.
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Spring Semester 2021

Spring Semester classes begin Monday, January 25, 2021. Enroll online now! For more information call (323) 276-7000 or (323) 224-5970 during business hours.

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Our Vision

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The vision of our school is to prepare and motivate students by instilling in them critical reasoning skills, respect for themselves and one another and a commitment to excellence, kindness and perseverance.