The Office of Higher Education is responsible
for consumer protection for students and prospective students attending
Connecticut's independent colleges and universities.The Office works to assure that the highest standards of
quality and compliance with state and federal regulations are met by
degree-granting independent institutions of higher learning (both not-for-profit
and for-profit), academic programs
offered in Connecticut by out-of-state schools, postsecondary career schools, and programs enrolling veterans.
and Accreditation of Degree-Granting Institutions