New Britain, CT (PRWEB) September 26, 2011
Charter Oak State College, Connecticut’s public online college for adults completing bachelor’s degrees, was named one of the top 100 test centers by the College-Level Examination Program® (CLEP), and recognized for its commitment to promoting access to higher education for all students. Charter Oak was recognized for being among the 100 test centers in the country that administered the most CLEP exams in 2010-2011.
CLEP helps students receive college credit for what they already know, for a fraction of the cost of a college course. Developed by the College Board, CLEP is the most widely accepted credit-by-examination program, available at more than 2,900 colleges and universities, including Charter Oak.
In addition to the CLEP exams, Charter Oak State College accepts for credit DSST program tests, Excelsior College exams, Thomas Edison State College exams, and the NYU language proficiency exams, among others. CLEP continues to be the most popular of these testing programs among Charter Oak students. One of the most popular CLEP tests with Charter Oak students is the college composition exam. Exams like CLEP and others offer students a fast, convenient and inexpensive option to earn credits towards their college degree.
To learn more about Charter Oak State College, visit CharterOak.edu. Charter Oak State College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. A public college in the Connecticut state system of higher education, Charter Oak provides degree completion and online learning opportunities for adults busy fulfilling commitments to career and family.
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