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Seeking New Student Alternate Rep to CT's Statewide Student Advisory Committee
Great opportunity to network with students from other institutions and to be part of the discussion on public higher education in CT

Go Back to Get Ahead Registration Event on 8/13
Admissions and financial aid representatives from Charter Oak State College will host a registration event for Go Back to Get Ahead prospective students on Wednesday, August 13th from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Omar Rosario named Student Speaker for Charter Oak State College commencement
Omar Rosario named Student Speaker for Charter Oak State College commencement

Charter Oak State College Commencement set for June 1, U.S. Senator Christopher Murphy to speak
2014 Commencement date, speaker announcement

U.S. Senator Christopher S. Murphy to Give 2014 Commencement Speech
Graduation to be held June 1

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

Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education
Our offices will be closed on Monday, September 1st for Labor Day.

Credit Requirements

All Charter Oak degrees require a minimum number of credits depending on the level of the degree (associate or bachelor's) as indicated in the chart below:

Charter Oak Degree Credit Requirements

Degree Credit Requirements
Associate in Arts 60 credits (with a minimum of 45 liberal arts credits)
Associate in Science 60 credits (with a minimum of 30 liberal arts credits)
Bachelor of Arts 120 credits (with a minimum of 90 liberal arts credits and a concentration consisting of a minimum of 36 credits)
Bachelor of Science 120 credits (with a minimum of 60 liberal arts and a concentration consisting of a minimum of 36 credits)

In addition, every degree must fulfill General Education and Liberal Arts requirements.

All matriculated (enrolled) students will be given an evaluation to assist them in seeing how their prior credits fulfill credit requirements. If you have questions on credit requirements, please contact your Academic Counselor.