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

Evening Event: Hiring Trends & Hot Jobs
Feed your Career with Dinner & this Presentation: "Hiring Trends & Hot Jobs" by Patrick Flaherty (CTDOL) on 10/7

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.

Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education

Excelsior College Examinations (ECE) Exams

Charter Oak State College is pleased to offer the opportunity for students to register for Excelsior College (ECE) exams. Charter Oak State College has partnered with Excelsior College to expand its exam for credit offerings. Through an agreement reached with Excelsior College, Charter Oak will offer registration for Excelsior exams from our website. Students who register for exams will take those exams at a Pearson VUE testing center.

Excelsior College exams provide flexible and relatively inexpensive opportunities for students to demonstrate their college-level knowledge in many academic areas. It is always suggested that you check with your academic advisor before taking an exam to ensure that it will meet your educational goals. All exams are offered at a secure Pearson test site.

  1. Use our ECE Exam Registration to review the exam you are seeking, then explore and obtain the preparation materials by clicking on View Details.
  2. Add exam to cart and Proceed to Checkout to purchase the exam.
  3. Once you have completed the check-out process, you will receive an email with your Excelsior College ID number and instructions to reserve a test date for the Exam at a Pearson VUE Testing Center. Please review all the instructions and guidelines on this email. The email will arrive the day after you register for an exam.
  4. Take the exam and send the results to:
    Charter Oak State College
    55 Paul J. Manafort Drive
    New Britain, CT 06053
    Attn: Registrar's Office

Exam Provider Contact Info

Excelsior College Examinations

Excelsior College Test Administration
7 Columbia Circle Albany, NY 12203-5159
Phone: (888) 647-2388 (toll free)
Fax: (518) 464-8777


These exams were formerly Regents, ACT PEP, CPE & REDE tests of The University of the State of New York.