Masters of Arts (MAT) Teacher Preparation Program
Application Deadline April 15

Cohort begins May 2015
Information here

Marriage & Family Therapy Evening/Weekend Program
Information Session
Tuesday, April 14
7:00 pm
Barnard 222
Register here

Graduate Research & Creative Presentation Event

Tuesday, April 28, Student Center, Alumni Hall
4:30 - 6:30 pm
Information here

Financial Aid: 

The Financial Aid Office located in Memorial Hall, Room 103, provides assistance for those who are unable to meet educational expenses entirely from their own resources.

Student Loans are available which must be paid back with low interest rates and extended repayment periods.

Applying for Financial Aid at CCSU
It is important to contact the Office of Financial Aid for application materials, required documents, eligibility requirements and priority deadline dates. Applications received after priority deadline dates will be considered for remaining funds on first-come, first- serve basis. 

You can file a FAFSA at  You may also access FAFSA on the web by connecting to our CCSU Financial Aid Home Page at Our school code is 001378.

For more information call the Office of Financial Aid at CCSU at (860) 832-2200 between the office hours of 8AM-5PM, Monday-Friday.

In addition to applying for the aid programs, previously mentioned, students are encouraged to explore other sources of financial assistance, such as graduate assistantships, private scholarships, Veterans/GI Bill Benefits, the National Guard and the Army Reserve. The Financial Aid Office and the Office of Personnel and Employee Relations provide students with referrals for a wide variety of part-time jobs, both on and off campus.

Graduate Programs Financial Aid Eligibility: 

Eligible for Financial Aid:

All Master of Arts, Master of Science Graduate Degree Programs

Nurse Anesthesia Program

MAT Program in Education


Professional Certification and Non-degree Programs currently eligible for Federal Student Financial Aid are:

Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certification Programs

Sixth Year Certificate in Reading and Language Arts

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Cell and Molecular Biology

Advance Graduate Certificate in Professional Counseling

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Pre-health Studies


The following Certification and Non-degree programs are currently not eligible to receive federal student financial aid.
Please call the Financial Aid Office if you have questions or need further assistance.

Sixth Year Certificate: Educational Leadership

Sixth Year Certificate: Mathematics Education Leadership 

Official Certificate Program (OCP): Construction Management
OCP: Data Mining (online)
OCP: Environmental Health and Safety
OCP: Global Leadership and Literacy
OCP: Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma
OCP: Public Relations/Promotions
OCP: Supply Chain and Logistic
OCP: Reading and Language Arts
OCP: Superintendent of Schools