Charter College (Anchorage, Alaska)
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|Type||For-profit college, provisionally accredited|
|Location||Anchorage, Alaska, United States|
|Colours||Blue and White|
|Mascot||Thunder the Caribou|
Programs are offered in healthcare, business, veterinary science, information technology, aviation and select trade careers. Charter operates campuses in five states, and offers certificates, associate and bachelor's degree, as well as online master’s. 100% online programs are available for select programs.
Charter College was founded in 1985 by Doctor Milton Byrd, former Provost at Florida International University and President of Chicago State University with a campus in Anchorage, Alaska. In the more than 30 years since they opened their doors, Charter has opened campuses in 14 additional cities and has added online degree programs, as well.
In 2016, Charter Institute was developed to bring the Charter education approach to New Mexico.
Charter College is still accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award master's degrees, bachelor of science degrees, associate of applied science degrees, certificates, and non-credit courses. It is approved to receive Title IV funding under a provisional Program Participation Agreement (PPA) for 18 months beginning December 12, 2016 while it is seeking a new federally recognized accreditor in accordance with the US Department of Education (DOE). 
Programs and Degrees
Charter College offers a variety of degree and certificate programs.
Not all campuses offer all programs.
Business Office Administration
Business Administration, A.A.S.
Business Administration, B.S.
Business Administration, M.B.A.
Allied Health, A.A.S.
Dental Assisting, Certificate
Health Care Administration, B.S.
Medical Assistant, Certificate
Medical Office Administrative Assistant, Certificate
Pharmacy Technician, Certificate
Emergency Medical Technician Course
Computer Information Systems, B.S.
Computer Networking Systems, A.A.S.
Applied Technology A.A.S.
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration
Associate of Applied Science in Commercial Aviation: Concentration in Fixed Wing or Rotor
Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics: Concentration in Fixed Wing or Rotor
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