View the Academic Autobiography Video: This online video includes tips from faculty concerning writing style, topics to
be covered, and individual approaches to writing an acceptable academic autobiography
The Academic Autobiography is an essay in which you write reflectively about your
degree as a whole, with emphasis on your concentration, the credits that fulfilled your General Education requirements, and how they are interrelated.
Your essay should be word-processed or typed, double-spaced, and between 750-1000
In order to graduate you must receive a satisfactory grade.
You must submit the Academic Autobiography no later than four months before your anticipated graduation date to allow time for faculty review.
The Academic Autobiography Process
Student will submit the Academic Autobiography along with the proposal form to Charter
Oak State College.
Charter Oak State College will send the Academic Autobiography, the cover sheet, the
student's status report; the student's approved concentration form, the grading rubric,
the grading explanation sheet, and the faculty approval sheet to the faculty reviewer.
The faculty reviewer will return all materials to Charter Oak State College with the
approval sheet completed.