Can Homeschooled Children Get Into Good Colleges?
Karl Bunday’s thorough reassurance that homeschoolers do indeed get into the best colleges. He keeps list updated alphabetically by college name. Last updated in 2006.
The Door is Open
While college may not be the best choice for every person, none of us wants to eliminate the option for our children. By Earl Gary Stevens, HEM.
Frequently Asked Questions About Unschooling High School and College with Alison Mckee
Whether your children are schooled, traditionally educated at home or unschooled, college admissions is not a guarantee. Don’t fret, though, unschooled children are quite successful at getting into college. Not only are they getting into college but they are doing well once they get there.
Homeschooled students take unorthodox route to become top college candidates
Homeschoolers seem to be carrying off the transition into the mainstream well, with many getting into schools of their choice despite their unorthodox backgrounds. By Pamela R. Winnick, Post-Gazette Staff Writer.
Home-Schooled Teens Ripe for College
Myths about unsocialized home-schoolers are false, and most are well prepped for college, experts say.
In a Class by Themselves
A wave of homeschoolers has reached the Farm–students with unconventional training and few formal credentials. What have they got that Stanford wants? And how do admission officers spot it?
Homeschool Friendly Colleges
By US state. Includes military academies. From Homeschool Facts.com.
Most surprising of all is that Harvard, BU, Brown, and other colleges are welcoming home-schoolers like all other students.
Training Kids for College
Homeschooling is NOT a specific strategy, in and of itself, to get kids prepared for college. What homeschooling is, however, is a very flexible learning tool to allow kids to live a life of curiosity, and which, if college is the goal, provide an excellent opportunity to prepare kids for the collegiate experience. By Tammy Takahashi.
Yet Another Study Confirms The Effectiveness of Home Education
In the sample the author studied, there were 137 public school graduates, 142 students who graduated from catholic schools, and 129 homeschool graduates. The author compared four things among the three groups of students: SAT or ACT score, college grade point average (GPA), GPA by major, and GPA in the university’s “core” curriculum. The results are very interesting, and they demonstrate yet again that homeschooled students are simply better prepared for college than their publicly- and privately-schooled counterparts.