complete application to the Office of Higher Education no less than 120
days prior to the date on which you plan to open your school (per Sec.
10a-22k-3 of the Regulations of State Agencies).
Submission of a
non-refundable $200 Application Fee filed with the application of the
proposed hospital-based occupational school.
A review of the
application by the Office of
Higher Education which may require you to provide additional
The Office of
Higher Education will conduct an evaluation visit (per Sec. 10a-22k-4 of the Regulations of
State Agencies), using the evaluation criteria contained in Sec. 10a-22k-5
of the Regulations of State Agencies
visit, the evaluation team chairperson will submit an evaluation report
based on the findings by the evaluation team which will include areas of
improvement. A recommendation of authorization will be
submitted to the Executive Director of the Office of
Higher Education once evidence of corrections to any findings
approval is granted, the hospital-based school will receive an authorization
for three years. The hospital-based school will be required to renew their authorization
every 3 years.
Each approved hospital-based
occupational school and each branch of
the school located in Connecticut must have a director located at the school or
branch who is responsible for daily oversight of the school's or branch's