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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.

Prior Learning Assessment

Perhaps you're wondering how long it will take you to complete your degree and whether you can get some credit for what you've already learned. Well, you're in the right place -- Charter Oak State College was designed for the adult student and we recognize that you've learned a lot along the way. It doesn't necessarily matter where, when or how you learned something -- if it matches a college course we can probably help you prove that and get credit for it.

Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) is the way to get credit for what you already know. Use PLA to save money and earn your degree sooner.

We recognize that college-level learning can take place outside the traditional college classroom and have the processes in place to help you get credit for that learning: