Charter Oak State College

New Britain, CT 06053
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Charter Oak State College is one of the 10 public 4-year colleges in Connecticut. Its campus is small in size and located in a suburb in New Britain. The institution offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.


Charter Oak State College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $7,152, and fees were $831. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $9,408 and $1,029 respectively.


Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio12:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate100%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Certificate 0 0

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Institutional Accreditations
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
10/01/1981 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Application fee
Undergrads $75
Graduates $75

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$298/credit
In State Students$298/credit
Out of State Students$392/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$486/credit
In State Students$486/credit
Out of State Students$508/credit

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $13,410 $13,410 $17,640
ADN 70 $20,860 $20,860 $27,440
BSN 125 $37,250 $37,250 $49,000
FNP 50 $24,300 $24,300 $25,400
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of Charter Oak State College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 100% $3,065
Other Federal Grant -- --
State Grant & Scholarships 100% $637
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans 100% $10,500
Private Loans -- --

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Race/ethnicity unknown
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Relevant scholarships

Nursing Scholarship

Applicant must be a Connecticut resident studying at a Connecticut nursing school.

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Connecticut state board of nursing.

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

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