How to Apply to Charter Oak State College
STEP 1 : Complete the Application for Admission
Complete Online Admissions Application now! The application fee of $75
(non-refundable) must be included when submitting your application.
We accept American Express, Visa, MasterCard, Discover and E-Check for the application
Note: if you are applying for a certificate, use our Online Certificate Application.
STEP 2 : Request Official Transcripts
Request that your official transcripts, test scores, and proof of certifications from all originating organizations be sent directly to Charter Oak State College, 55 Paul
Manafort Drive, New Britain, CT 06053. Transcripts arriving in open envelopes, as
an e-mail, or as a fax, are not considered official.
Electronic Transcript Exchange
Charter Oak State College is proud to announce its new partnerships with eSCRIP-SAFE
and the National Student Clearinghouse. Charter Oak joined the eSCRIP-SAFETM Global Network and the National Student Clearinghouse as a receiver of electronic
academic transcripts. Charter Oak is now able to receive transcripts from any of the
participants in the networks electronically.
Visit the National Student Clearinghouse. If your institution is included as one that can send transcripts through a secure
portal, have the transcripts sent to the Registrar at Charter Oak State College, email@example.com.
How to obtain transcripts for certifications and exams. If you expect any of your transcripts to arrive under an alternate name (i.e. maiden
name), please provide that information.
STEP 3 : Receive Acceptance & Evaluation
Once your documents have been received, your file will be reviewed. If you have already
earned at least 9 credits, you will be accepted as a student. You will then receive
an acceptance letter and an evaluation of your credits including how they may fit
into a degree plan.
STEP 4 : Online Writing Assessment (Criterion)
The required online writing assessment will determine if a writing course is required prior to taking the REQUIRED IDS 101 Cornerstone Seminar.
Once the placement test is completed, both you and your admissions counselor will
be advised of your results. Your counselor will discuss course selection and registration
At that time, you may officially enroll in the college.
That's it - You're on your way to a degree!
Visit Contact Us, call (860) 515-3701, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
You may also find additional information on the Admissions page.
NOTE: A student's file remains active for six months from the date of application.
Individuals wishing to matriculate (enroll) after this time must submit a new application
and application fee.