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Charter Oak State College

New Britain, CT 4-Year Public
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Charter Oak State College Tuition Information

In 2021, tuition for full-time students at Charter Oak State College was $7,656 a year for in-state students and $10,056 a year for out-of-state students.

On average, college tuition goes up about 3% every year.

If these numbers seem daunting, remember, the "sticker price" of tuition does not give you all the info you need to know how much you will actually have to pay for college. Many students find the actual cost of college is much less than the sticker price after grants, scholarships, and tuition discounts are applied. Plus, student loans can make thecost of college more manageable until you've finishing school and found a job.

International students can expect to pay 10,056 per year for tuition at Charter Oak State College.

In-state vs. Out-of-state Tuition at Charter Oak State College

Charter Oak State College is a public, state institution, so it offers a reduced tuition rate of $7,656 for students who qualify as state residents and attend full-time.Non-Connecticut residents can expect to pay 10,056 per year for tuition.

Public schools receive funds from the state to help them cover costs. Public insitutions often offer a lower cost of attendance for those who qualify as Connecticut residents.

Choosing a college where you qualify for in-state residency can cut the cost of college tuition. Don't forget to verify your state's criteria for as an in-state resident. Each state has different requirements to qualify as in-state resident. Most states require students to have resided in the state for a certain period of time before qualifying. There may be other criteria too, depending on the state you and your parents currently reside in.

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Charter Oak State College International Student Tuition

Charter Oak State College has the same tuition for international students as for those from out of state.

International students at Charter Oak State College can expect to pay around $10,056 per year, before any scholarships or financial aid.

Students from outside of the U.S. usually do not qualify for for federal financial aid, but should research private or Charter Oak State College-specific aid and scholarships.


Charter Oak State College Room, Board, Fees, and More


Tuition is not the only cost of attending college; there are other costs associated with college, like room and board, facility fees, and books and supplies. Let's take a look at what impacts these costs, and what to expect at Charter Oak State College.

Room and Board Costs at Charter Oak State College

Charter Oak State College does not provide on-campus housing for students, so there is no cost for housing, however you should take into account other housing costs when comparing the actual cost of various schools

Meal-plan costs may vary depending on how many meals are included in the plan you choose.

How Much Do Books Cost at Charter Oak State College?

The cost of books often surprises first-year college students. The actual cost of books depends on the courses you take and the textbooks, computer programs, or other materials are required.. To save money, many students choose to use books from the library or buy books from students who have already taken the course.

Yearly Fees

Most schools charge some yearly fees to offsets cost associated with maintaining facilties, like the computer labs and libraries, athletic facilities, and more.

There may be other costs associated with participating in certain activities, like joining a fraternity or sorority, or participating in sports or other extracurriculars. Most colleges offer resources for students who may struggle to participate because of cost can find ways to lower or eliminate these fees.

Planes, Trains, and Automobiles: Transportation costs at Charter Oak State College

The total cost of getting around in college can really vary. Will you take a subway, car or an airplane to get to school? Will you need to pay to park on-campus? Is the campus easy to get around on foot? Do you plan to bring a car or are you planning to use busses, subways, or other modes of transportation? All of these questions can make a big difference in your transportation budget.

Where are a college is located can also have a big effect on your transportation budget. Small, rural schools may be easier to get around, but the cost of getting to campus may be higher. On the other hand transportation in an urban area may be costly, but cities may offer more buses, trains and affordable flights to actually get to school. Charter Oak State Collegeis located in a suburban setting in Connecticut, near Hartford.

Other Costs

When you're planning for college, be sure to take into account personal expenses, like movies, takeouts, furniture or appliances for your dorm or housing, and essentials like laundry detergent, toothpaste and toilet paper.


Total Tuition and Expenses at Charter Oak State College


Now, let’s go over all of the costs we've covered, to get a better estimate of the actual cost of attending Charter Oak State College.

Total Cost of Charter Oak State College

What will the cost of attending Charter Oak State College be? Here is a breakdown of tuition and expenses.

2022 Total Tuition and Expenses
In-state Tuition $7,656
Out-of-State Tuition $10,056

The total estimated cost will vary depending on whether you are going to live on-campus or off-campus.

Tuition and fees may vary depending on program, course level, location, and more.

Charter Oak State College’s tuition and fees change based on: •Course load for both full and part-time students


Financial Aid at Charter Oak State College


In 2022, 0 of the 1,538 undergrads enrolled received financial aid.

Most Common Loans for Charter Oak State College Students

Most students take out institutional or government loans, because they tend to have lower interest rates and more flexible repayment options than private loans. Loans from the federal government can be subsidized or unsubsidized. Subsidized loans do not accrue interest during school, while unsubsidized loans begin accruing interest at the time the loan is issued. If students do no qualify for enough federal loans to cover the cost of tuition, some take out private loans. Parents can also take out ParentPLUS loans, which are government loans for parents who are helping their children pay for college.

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) helps colleges determine how much financial need students and their familes have, so they can offer a financial aid package that meets, or come close to meeting, their need. For more information on Charter Oak State College financial aid, keep reading, or visit their financial aid website.

Scholarships at Charter Oak State College

Some students may receive grants and scholarships to help pay for college. Unlike loans, scholarships and grants do not have to be paid back.

Net Cost of Charter Oak State College

The net price of college is the actual cost of attending a school for one year. Net cost is calculated by subtracting any scholarships, grants or other aid that does not need to be paid back from the total cost. Student loans are not part of the calculation, because they need to be repaid.

Now that we have a sense of the total estimated costs for Charter Oak State College students, we can subtract the average financial aid package to find the estimated net cost. Net cost can vary depending on a students’ need and the financial aid award received.

When considering whether a school fits your budget, it is important to consider the estimated net cost, not just the sticker price of tuition. Often, schools with the highest tuition also offer the most generous aid packages, so estimate your net cost before eliminating a school because it does fit your budget.

By substracting the average financial aid package from the estimated costs, we get a number that may make the cost of Charter Oak State College seem more manageable.

What will attending Charter Oak State College really cost you? The answer depends on several factors.

As of 2011, colleges are required to have a net price calculator on their website to help prospective students and their families understand the actual cost of attending that school, based on their financial situation. You can find the Charter Oak State College's net cost calculator on their website.

Charter Oak State College Tuition Payment Plans

Some students choose to use payment plans to make the cost of tuition fit more comfortably in their budget.

Charter Oak State College offers an Installment Payment Plan, which allows students to pay tuition in a series of smaller chunks instead of one lump sum.

Does Charter Oak State College Offer Tuition Waivers?

Schools sometimes waiver tuition for certain groups, to reduce the total cost of attendance. Some colleges offer tuition waivers for faculty, staff, and their families , underrepresented students, or military students. Even with a tuition waiver, other expenses and fees are the responsibility of the student.

Check the financial aid website for more information on payment plans and tuition waivers.


Learn More About Charter Oak State College


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Charter Oak State College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$9,256

In State

$11,656

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$7,656
$10,056
Fees
Unknown
Unknown
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
$1,600
$1,600

Charter Oak State College Financial Aid

Students Who Receive Need-Based Aid

Unknown

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,538

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$7,656

Out-of-State

$10,056

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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