Graduate Current Fees
(Effective July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018)
Admission Application Fee
This fee is required and non-refundable.
Graduate Program Deposit
Subsequent to acceptance, a student will confirm their decision to enroll in the college by making a $150 deposit to be applied towards the student's future tuition charges. The deposit is non-refundable and will be forfeited if a student does not enroll in classes for the term following the deposit, or by the next 8 week term.
Fees for students enrolled in Charter Oak's Graduate courses.
|Connecticut resident||$486 per credit|
|Non-resident (in-state rates apply for all military personnel||$508 per credit|
**Please review the refund policies under Academic Policies and Regulations.
Student Services Fee
The Student Services Fee is a required fee and is charged to all students.
Degree students will be charged the fee each semester (Fall, Spring and Summer) regardless of registration. Students who miss a semester and then return will be required to pay the Student Services Fee of the current semester and the previous missed semester(s). Students can pay two (2) consecutive semesters worth of back payments of the Fee and still retain their degree status and the degree requirements in effect during their initial matriculation at the College.
Students who fail to pay the Student Services Fee for 2 consecutive semesters will be administratively withdrawn (AW) and lose their degree status after the last day to register for classes in the third semester.
The Technology Fee will be charged each semester a student is enrolled in courses. This fee is non-refundable.
Late Registration Fee
Any student that petitions the Registrar's office after registration has closed for the term will be assessed a Late Registration Fee. This fee is non-refundable.
Military Partnership Program Fees
Active duty military and spouses benefit from in-state tuition and benefits.
If using Tuition Assistance, an approved TA must be on file by posted deadlines.
Connecticut Veteran Waiver
50% tuition waiver for Connecticut veterans matriculated at Charter Oak State College.
The College offers payment plans which allows students to pay their fees in installments.
Students enroll in a plan using Charter Oak's ACORN online portal. Students taking 5-week courses are not eligible for the payment plan. Enrollment is allowed in only one plan at a time.
Company Bill/Third Party Letter of Credit Requirements
The College offers a program for students whose fees will be paid by their employer or some other sponsoring organization. Students are responsible for ensuring that the letter of credit authorization from the sponsoring organization is submitted to the Business Office before the start of their program of study. The program requirements are located on ACORN.
Portfolio Assessment Fee
More information can be found on the Portfolio Program pages. Graduate students should contact the PLA Office for portfolio submission instructions. Payment of the assessment fee is required prior to the initiation of the assessment process and regardless of the results.
|Matriculated Student||$320 per single course portfolio|
|Non-matriculated Student||$400 per single course portfolio|
Credential Credit Fee
Students may apply for credit based upon a professional credential or license. More information is available under Credit For Credentials.
|Matriculated student||$400 per credential|
|Connecticut resident||$450 per credential|
|Out-of-state resident||$600 per credential|
Non-matriculated students will receive credit on the Credit Registry and will be required to pay the Credit Registry fee in addition to the credential credit fee.
Diploma Replacement Fee
|Rush (mailed within 48 hours of receipt) per transcript||$20|
Bad Check Fee