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Charter Oak celebrated Constitution Day 2015 with Online Lecture
History professor Dr. Richard Gerber presented "The 14th Amendment - Then & Now"

Learning Studio Nights @ Charter Oak: Work, Study, Engage
Need to study away from distractions? Come to our Learning Studio Nights! Study, work, & get academic coaching! Events on 10/14, 10/28 & more!

Charter Oak State College Enrollment Up 38%
The College's current enrollment is now at 2,836 students with over 2,000 of those students registered for online courses.

New CT Education Academy to Launch
Academy will provide training for CT state workforce

Charter Oak Ranked First for Affordability
College offers most affordable online degree program in state.

Charter Oak Launches Health Care Major
New major focuses on health care workforce

Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education

Prospective Students

Welcome, future student! This directory is designed to provide you with everything you need to know about Charter Oak State College. If you have questions, feel free to Contact Us.

New to Charter Oak?

New to Charter Oak? - A special welcome from Charter Oak's president, Ed Klonoski.

Overview - An overview of the College.

Accreditation - Charter Oak's outstanding credentials.

Our Advantages - The many reasons why students choose Charter Oak

Online College Catalogs - College catalogs available for download.


Admissions - An introduction to our admissions staff.

Admissions Events - View our upcoming admissions programs.

Military Education - An overview of the special services we provide to military personnel.

Corporate Partnerships - The special career training Charter Oak offers to employers and their staff.

Women in Transition (WIT) Program - A program for working single mothers.

Frequently Asked Questions about Admissions - Answers to common Admissions questions.

How to Apply

How to Apply - Everything you'll need to apply to Charter Oak.

Apply Now Online - Ready to apply, do it here!

Programs of Study

Programs of Study - An overview of the various programs that Charter Oak offers.

Degree Completion - Details on completing a degree.

Degree Completion Steps - Step-by-step guide to completing your degree at Charter Oak.

Concentrations / Fields of Study - The many subject areas in which students may chose to "concentrate".

Certificate Programs - Charter Oak's professional certificates.

Credential Programs - Credentials in early childhood education, after school care, and youth development.

Online Courses

Online Courses - An overview of distance learning courses.

Course Search - Find courses and register here.

How to Register - The steps to registering for a course.

Frequently Asked Questions about Online Courses  - Answers to common online course questions.

Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees - The costs of a Charter Oak degree.

Payment Plans - Manage college payments with our convenient plans.

Need More Information? Visit our Contact Form, e-mail us at or give us a call at (860) 515-3701.