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

Charter Oak Offers New Non-Credit Cybersecurity Courses
Courses teach latest cybersecurity skills

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

Four Join College Staff
Academic and leadership staff additions.

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

Charter Oak awards 2013 Community College Transfer Scholarship
Charlene Hill of Meriden, CT is awarded annual scholarship

Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education
Our offices will be closed Friday, April 18 for Good Friday. We will reopen on Monday, April 21.
Navy College Program Distance Learning Partnership (NCPDLP)

Welcome to Charter Oak State College!

We are Connecticut's accredited public online college serving adult students since 1973. As an approved participating member in the Navy College Program Distance Learning Partnership (NCPDLP) - and recognized as one of Military Advanced Education Magazine's "Top Military Friendly Colleges" - we look forward to assisting you on the road to degree completion!

The Charter Oak Advantages:

  • Convenient.

    Our courses are online and you can earn credit whenever and wherever it is convenient for you.
  • Flexible.

    We will work with you to maximize your existing credit including giving you maximum consideration for your military education and experience, and we also accept college level equivalency testing such as CLEP and DANTES.
  • Affordable.

    Servicemembers can take advantage of our special military rates!
  • Accredited.

    We are regionally accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.