Charter Oak State College

Charter Oak State College Data & Information Overview

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How Well Is Charter Oak State College Ranked?

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2022 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Charter Oak State College was awarded 117 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is liberal arts general studies.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2022 analysis, Charter Oak State College is ranked #656 out of 2,576 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality.

Charter Oak State College also holds the #11 spot on the Best Colleges in Connecticut ranking.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Charter Oak State College?

Acceptance Rate

Returning adults and other non-traditional students may appreciate the fact that Charter Oak State College has an open admissions policy. This means that you'll only have to submit basic materials, which may include proof that you completed high school or an equivalent program.

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Charter Oak State College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Charter Oak State College is about average at 13 to 1. This ratio is often used to gauge how many students might be in an average class and how much time professors will have to spend with their students on an individual level. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Charter Oak State College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Charter Oak State College this rate is 50%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

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Charter Oak State College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,538 undergraduates at Charter Oak State College with 401 being full-time and 1,137 being part-time.

How Much Does Charter Oak State College Cost?

The overall average net price of Charter Oak State College is $10,724. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Charter Oak State College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Charter Oak State College, approximately 29% of students took out student loans averaging $7,761 a year. That adds up to $31,044 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Charter Oak State College is 4.1%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Charter Oak State College Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Charter Oak State College with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $38,800 in their early years. This is in the same neighborhood of the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, certain majors may produce higher-paying graduates.


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Location of Charter Oak State College

Charter Oak State College is a public institution located in New Britain, Connecticut. Charter Oak State College is located in a safe and convenient suburb.

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Contact details for Charter Oak State College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 55 Paul Manafort Drive, New Britain, CT 06053
Phone: 860-515-3800

Charter Oak State College Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 9 majors graduated from Charter Oak State College. Of these students, 476 received undergraduate degrees and 17 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Liberal Arts General Studies 188 $41,758
Business Administration & Management 74 $59,485
Health & Medical Administrative Services 58 $44,356
Criminal Justice & Corrections 40 NA
General Psychology 35 $42,682
Teacher Education Grade Specific 17 NA
Security Science and Technology 13 NA
Sociology 2 NA
Human Development & Family Studies 1 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Charter Oak State College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Charter Oak State College

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2019-2020, 1,634 students took at least one online class at Charter Oak State College. This is an increase from the 1,611 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 1,634 1,634
2018-2019 1,611 1,611
2017-2018 1,641 1,641
2016-2017 1,500 1,500
2015-2016 1,583 1,583

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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