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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.

How to Obtain Non-traditional Transcripts

Computer Certifications

Microsoft

Charter Oak State College recognizes credit for some Microsoft exams leading to certification. In order to have this credit evaluated, you will need to have the following documentation sent directly to our Registrar's Office. Microsoft will mail an official paper copy of your transcript directly to you. You can then forward it to Charter Oak State College. All you need to do is:
  • Call Microsoft at 800-636-7544
  • Identify yourself as a student wanting to have a sealed copy of your transcript.
  • Ask the agent to mail you an official paper copy of your transcript in a sealed envelope. When you receive the envelope from Microsoft, do not open it.
  • Place the unopened envelope in another envelope and mail it to:

    Charter Oak State College
    55 Paul Manafort Drive
    New Britain, CT 06053-2150

CompTIA

Please request that CompTIA send verification for examinations passed. Please make certain to send your test history to us as well, as the verification does not provide us with this information. You may send your test history to us via fax, scanned e-mail or regular mail.

Cisco Systems

You will need to give Charter Oak temporary access to verify certifications in the Cisco Tracking System as follows: Please make certain to send your test history to us as well, as the verification does not provide us with this information. You may send your test history to us via fax, scanned e-mail or regular mail.

Sun Microsystems

Sun will mail an official paper copy of your transcript directly to you. You can then forward it to Charter Oak State College. All you need to do is: Contact SUN at who2contact@sun.com .  Identify yourself as a student wanting to have a sealed copy of your transcript. Please include your full name and prometric ID.
  • Ask the agent to mail you an official paper copy of your transcript in a sealed envelope. When you receive the envelope from SUN, do not open it.
  • Place the unopened envelope in another envelope and mail it directly to Charter Oak State College
Please make certain to send your test history to us as well, as the verification does not provide us with this information. You may send your test history to us via fax, scanned e-mail or regular mail.

Child Development Associate

Please complete and mail or fax the letter to the Council for Professional Recognition (PDF)

Fire and EMS Certifications

Connecticut Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

Please send licensure verification request to: Mailing Address:

Office of Emergency Medical Services
Connecticut Department of Public Health
P.O. Box 340308
Hartford, CT 06134-0308
Telephone: 860-509-7975
Fax: 860-509-7987

Connecticut Fire Certifications

Charter Oak awards credits for several certifications including: Fire Officer I - IV, Safety Officer, Instructor I & II, and Public Fire and Life Safety Educator I Please request official records from:

Office of the Director of Training
Connecticut Fire Academy
34 Perimeter Road
Windsor Locks, CT 06096-1069
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Telephone: 860-627-6363
Fax: 860-654-1889

Allied Health

Nursing

Registered Nurse (RN) If you have an associates degree in Nursing from a regionally accredited college, please submit an official transcript from that college. If you are a licensed RN but did not complete a regionally accredited nursing degree, please submit the following:
  • Official transcripts from the institution at which the nursing program was completed.
  • Verification of certification from the Nursing Board of Examiners in your state.

Licensed Practicing Nurse (LPN) (State of Connecticut only)

Please submit
  • Official transcripts from the institution at which the nursing program was completed.
  • Verification of certification from the Nursing Board of Examiners:

     

    Nursing Board of Examiners
    LPN Licensure Office
    410 Capitol Avenue
    Hartford, CT 06134

Nurse Practitioner (APRN)

Please submit
  • Official transcripts from the institution at which the nurse practitioner program was completed.
  • Verification of certification from the Nursing Board of Examiners in your state.

Radiologic Technologist

Please submit the following documents:
  • Official transcript from the hospital at which the radiological technology program was completed.
  • Verification of registry and date of registration from: The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists
    1255 Northland Drive
    St. Paul, MN 55120
    Phone: (651) 687-0048 x570

Respiratory Technician

Please submit the following documents:
  • Official transcripts from the institution at which the respiratory technician program was completed.
  • Verification of certification from the National Board for Respiratory Care:

    National Board for Respiratory Care
    8310 Nieman Road
    Lenexa, KS 66214-1579
    Phone: 913-599-4200
    Fax: 913-541-0156

The Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy

Please request an official transcript from the location attended:

75 Kitts Lane
Newington, CT 06111

25 Sylvan Road
South Westport, CT 06880

1154 Poquonnock Road
Groton, CT 06346

Law Enforcement and Corrections

Municipal Police Officers

Please send a transcript request form to:

Police Officer Standards and Training Council
Certification Division
285 Preston Avenue
Meriden, CT 06450-4891

State Troopers

Please send a transcript request form to:

Department of Safety
Division of State Police Training Academy
Recruit Training Coordinator
285 Preston Avenue
Meriden, CT 06450

Corrections Officers

Please send a transcript request form to:

Connecticut Department of Correction
Training and Staff Development
275 Jarvis Street
Cheshire, CT 06410
Phone: (203) 271-5100
Fax: (203) 271-5177

Military

Military & Military Testing

Standardized Testing

CLEP
DSST (formerly DANTES)
GRE
ECE
TECEP