Is one of your homeschooled children preparing to enter college?
Are you yourself a homeschooled student trying to find the best institutions for post-secondary education?
Then the Homeschoolers Guide to Colleges will be an invaluable tool for you!

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A list of the Colleges in the Guide is below



WARNER UNIVERSITY, 13895 Hwy 27, Lake Wales, FL 33859, 863-638-7212, Warner University is a private Christian institution located in Central Florida. With around 1,200 students the population includes students on-campus and online. Warner offers certificate, undergraduate, and graduate programs in a variety of formats. The liberal arts education gives the students a diverse degree that applies to professional and personal interests. Established in 1968, Warner Southern College was started under the leadership of the Church of God, Anderson , IN. Now Warner University continues the partnership with the Church of God and 3 sister institutions across the United States. The mission of Warner University is to guide individuals toward Christ-like character and intellectual maturity while equipping them to serve.


TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE, 107 Kincaid Drive, Toccoa Falls, GA, 30598, 706-914-8679, Located in the beautiful foothills of North Georgia, Toccoa Falls College boasts much more than just our 186′ waterfall on campus. As a distinctly Christian institution, TFC has been developing students with the integration of character and intellect since 1907. Devoted to biblical truth, academic excellence, transformative community, and intentional spiritual formation, Toccoa Falls College prepares students to serve in the Kingdom of God both personally and professionally. TFC offers over 55 different degree programs including bachelor’s and associate degrees, certificates, graduate programs, dual enrollment, and online study.


BETHEL UNIVERSITY, 1001 Bethel Circle, Mishawaka, IN, 46545, 574-807-7600, Bethel University is an accredited evangelical four-year Christian university of the arts and sciences. Offering more than 50 areas of study, Bethel provides liberating academic and cocurricular programs to challenge the mind, enlarge the vision, and equip the whole person for lifelong service. Distinctive programs include Nursing, Business, Education, Engineering, Christian Ministries, and Sign Language Interpreting.

UNIVERSITY OF SAINT FRANCIS, 2701 Spring Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46808, 260-399-7700, Rooted in Catholic, Franciscan values, USF combines academic excellence and work-world connections to give students the tools and inspiration to build a purposeful life. Students choose from 60+ academic programs—with 40+ clubs and groups—and USF’s liberal arts education prepares them to succeed beyond a single field or discipline. USF features an average class size of 16 students, taught by caring faculty who are active in the fields they instruct. Frequent one-on-one attention and professional connections help students grow and succeed—USF has a 96% career success rate. Learn more at                                                  


UNIVERSITY OF THE CUMBERLANDS, 6178 College Station Drive, Williamsburg, KY 4076,  606-539-4240. University of the Cumberlands is one of the largest and most affordable private universities in Kentucky. Founded in 1888 and located in Williamsburg, Kentucky, Cumberlands is an institution of regional distinction offering quality undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, and online degree programs. Learn more at


CARROLL COMMUNITY COLLEGE, 1601 Washington Road, Westminster, MD 21157, 410-386-8000 / 1-888-221-9748, Since 1993, Carroll Community College has been Carroll County’s premier provider of accessible, high-quality educational opportunities to advance careers, enrich lives, and strengthen the community they serve. They offer academic and career preparation leading to transfer to four-year colleges/universities, and for direct entry into professional roles. They also offer workforce training programs, personal enrichment courses, fine and performing arts exhibitions, youth and family programs, adult education classes, and a growing athletics program. Personalized learning, small class sizes, expert faculty, affordable tuition, and a beautiful campus have earned Carroll the #1 ranked community college in Maryland.

CECIL COLLEGE, One Seahawk Drive, North East, MD 21901, 410-287-1045, The Early College Academy (ECA) enrolls students beginning in grade 9. Successful students complete high school with a high school diploma (or its equivalent) and an Associate of Arts degree in General Studies from Cecil College. Throughout their enrollment, students are supported by tutors and advisors from Cecil College. While taking classes, students are guided through seminars and individualized advising to help them build the academic skills needed to succeed in high school and college coursework.

COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF BALTIMORE COUNTY (CCBC), 7201 Rossville Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21237-3899, Call Center, 443.840.2222, hours: Monday-Tuesday 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Wednesday-Thursday 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m., and Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Explore over 300 programs at CCBC with more than 75 online offerings. Choose the learning format that works best for you. Discover CCBC without leaving home. View virtual information session dates and register to attend at CCBC offers the region’s most expansive selection of degree, certificate and workplace certification programs that prepare students for transfer, job entry and career advancement in such industries as business, education, health care, information technology, cybersecurity, construction and transportation. Each year, nearly 50,000 students enroll at the college’s main campuses, extension centers and online to earn a degree or gain a certification to launch or upgrade their career options. Designated as the “Best Community College” among the Maryland Daily Record’s 2023 Reader Rankings, CCBC is also nationally recognized as a leader in innovative learning strategies and among the nation’s top associate degree producers.

MONTGOMERY COLLEGE, 51 Mannakee Street, Rockville, MD 20850, 240-567-5000,, Montgomery College is the smart choice for achieving your college and career goals. You can save 50% on tuition costs compared to public four-year schools. Take classes online or in-person and choose from a variety of course lengths and times to fit your schedule. You’ll be earning transferable college credits from award-winning faculty while saving money. Montgomery College offers more than 140 programs across three campus locations in Maryland (Rockville, Germantown, and Takoma Park/Silver Spring). Our dedicated faculty members will help you reach your goals, whatever they might be. At Montgomery College, you’re guided, supported, and empowered to set your course and succeed.


MOUNT ST. MARY’S UNIVERSITY, 16300 Old Emmitsburg Road, Emmitsburg, MD 21727, 301-447-5214, Since 1808, Mount St. Mary’s University has guided students in becoming ethical leaders who lead lives of significance in service to God and others. Nestled in our beautiful, peaceful mountain campus in Emmitsburg, Maryland, students are immersed in rigorous academic offerings, exciting social experiences and enriching spiritual and leadership opportunities that prepare them for meaningful careers and purpose-driven lives. Woven through our welcoming culture is a passion to serve one another with love, dignity, and respect and to make lifelong friends. Our community is driven by our core values and a limitless dedication to student success. More than 90% of graduates are employed or attending graduate school within six months of graduation. Our alumni make an impact on their communities and on the greater world by leading distinct lives of significance.

SAINT JOHN’S COLLEGE, 60 College Avenue, Annapolis, MD 2140, 410-626-2522, At St. John’s, 9% of students are homeschooled. Our students guide their own learning through the great books in seminar discussions and take ownership of their education. St. John’s has two campuses: Annapolis, Maryland, and Santa Fe, New Mexico. Both campuses share the same curriculum in very different environments. St. John’s students study the liberal arts—from literature and philosophy to math, science, ancient Greek, and more—in a holistic curriculum without any majors. Every class is a discussion with 20 students or fewer facilitated by faculty. There are no textbooks; instead, we rely on original sources and classic literature. Our graduates cultivate the qualities of mind and spirit to be great thinkers, creative workers, and good citizens. This is why St. John’s is ranked the best colleges for PhDs in the humanities, and among the best for law, business, education, journalism, and more.


BARD COLLEGE AT SIMON’S ROCK, 84 Alford Road, Great Barrington, MA, 01230, 413-528-7228, Bard College at Simon’s Rock is the only 4-year college in the country designed for students to enter college early after 10th or 11th grade. Offering a curriculum in the liberal arts and sciences, taught by supportive faculty who are leading scholars in their field, Simon’s Rock grants BA degrees in 35+ majors. Simon’s Rock is tied for No. 2 for Most Innovative School and tied No. 1 for Best Undergraduate Teaching by U.S. News and World Report (2023-2024) and was named a Fulbright Top Producing Institution for U.S. Scholars for the 2022-23 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program. 

HAMPSHIRE COLLEGE, 893 West Street, Amherst MA 01002, 413-559-5471, Founded as a home for new ideas in higher education, Hampshire College is a 4-year liberal arts college in western Massachusetts. Hampshire challenges all students to create an individualized curriculum culminating in a year-long advanced study project. In addition, every student chooses two or three faculty members to serve as an advising committee recommending internship and study abroad opportunities. The college provides narrative evaluations in lieu of grades and does not require SAT or ACT scores for admission. One in four alums start their own business or nonprofit, and Hampshire is in the top 2% of institutions whose alumni go on to earn a research doctorate. If you want to make your education, rather than just take it, Hampshire College may be the place for you!


CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY, 1001 East Beltline Avenue NE Grand Rapids, MI 49525, 616.949.5300,

MADONNA UNIVERSITY, 36600 Schoolcraft Road, Livonia, MI 48150, 734-432-5300, 


SAINT JOHN’S COLLEGE, 1160 Camino de Cruz Blanca, Santa Fe, NM 87505, 505-984-6060, At St. John’s, 9% of students are homeschooled. Our students guide their own learning through the great books in seminar discussions and take ownership of their education. St. John’s has two campuses: Annapolis, Maryland, and Santa Fe, New Mexico. Both campuses share the same curriculum in very different environments. St. John’s students study the liberal arts—from literature and philosophy to math, science, ancient Greek, and more—in a holistic curriculum without any majors. Every class is a discussion with 20 students or fewer facilitated by faculty. There are no textbooks; instead, we rely on original sources and classic literature. Our graduates cultivate the qualities of mind and spirit to be great thinkers, creative workers, and good citizens. This is why St. John’s is ranked the best colleges for PhDs in the humanities, and among the best for law, business, education, journalism, and more. 


BELMONT ABBEY COLLEGE, 100 Belmont-Mt. Holly Road, Belmont, NC 28012, 1-888-222-0110,

CHOWAN UNIVERSITY, One University Place, Murfreesboro, NC 27855, (252) 398-6500,

HIGH POINT UNIVERSITY, One University Parkway, High Point, NC 27268, (800) 345.6993,


ASHLAND UNIVERSITY, 401 College Avenue, Ashland, OH 44805, 419-289-4142, guided by our Christian heritage, is a comprehensive, private university that provides a transformative learning experience, shaping graduates who work, serve and lead with integrity in their local, national, and global communities. We have established a set of core values such as accent on the individual, spirituality and faith, character development, academic freedom, and excellence in teaching. Our low student-to-faculty ratio (13:1) means you will get the individual attention and mentoring you need to succeed. The ongoing success of our students beyond graduation is proof positive that you can confidently pursue your education here. With more than 65+ programs at the associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral levels, AU offers a variety of educational paths to match your interests. By enrolling as a College Credit Plus student, you can earn high school and college credit at the same time, save money on tuition, and become a part of an incredible community! Ashland University aspires to be a nationally recognized private university where traditions of excellence are fostered and students discern their life calling and thrive. 

MIAMI UNIVERSITY REGIONALS, Hamilton | Middletown | West Chester | Online (Preferred), 4200 N University Blvd. Middletown, OH 45042, 513-785-3111, YOU WILL excel at Miami University Regionals. The academic support provided in and out of the classroom includes quality faculty instruction, free academic tutoring and advising, small class sizes, career services and professional development, and more. You can earn a bachelor’s degree in-person or online for about $30,000 in one of 30+ majors, including Applied Biology with pre-med and pre-vet tracks; English Studies; Cybersecurity and Networking; and Psychological Science. All this, the opportunity to take classes on our main campus in Oxford, and our open admission policy makes Miami University Regionals your best choice.

MOUNT VERNON NAZARENE UNIVERSITY, 800 Martinsburg Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050, 866-462-MVNU, At Mount Vernon Nazarene University, we challenge you to be a devoted disciple of Jesus Christ in every context, discipline, and profession. We believe that an MVNU education prepares you to be a critical thinker who sees the world through a Christian lens. You will think deeply here about academics, faith, relationships, and social issues. (And yes, your faith will be stronger for it.) Through hands-on learning (and play), small class sizes, and professors who care about you and inspire you, you will begin to see — and experience — the world in a whole new light. In your time at MVNU, you will grow in your faith and be prepared to follow your calling to offer your heart and life in service to God and others.


CAIRN UNIVERSITY, 200 Manor Avenue, Langhorne, PA 19047, 877-786-2728, Cairn University is uncompromising in its commitment to biblical truth, academic excellence, and real-world preparation. At Cairn, you will be challenged, inspired, and prepared for what God has called you to. Choose from over 80 on-campus and online programs including Bible, business, biology, computer science, criminal justice, education, music, psychology, and more. 96% of our students are employed within one year of graduation, and our average annual aid package is over $20,000/year. Our $75/credit Dual Enrollment program is open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors who wish to study on campus or online. Learn more at 

CLARKS SUMMIT UNIVERSITY, 538 Venard Road, Clarks Summit, PA 18411, 570.586.2400, “I appreciate how encouraging everyone is to be in the word of God every day,” says homeschool student Audrey Hall. She jumped into campus life, athletics and academics at Clarks Summit University and loves the community she found here. Choose from 60+ undergraduate programs—in fields like business, counseling, education, ministry, science and more! You’ll find your fit with small class sizes, a unique First-Year Experience program and professors who truly know your name and goals. Even better, every aspect of your CSU experience is grounded in the Word of God. Become a Christ-centered, career-ready graduate of CSU! Learn more at 

ELIZABETHTOWN COLLEGE, 1 Alpha Drive, Elizabethtown, PA 17022, 717-361-1400,, An Elizabethtown College education is for people who feel the pull to contribute to the world. Our faculty and staff serve as lifelong mentors who prepare you with the knowledge and skills to excel inside and outside the classroom. You’ll engage in classes and activities that will help you grow both personally and socially to create deep societal impact. More than just helping you find a job, we want to help you find your passion. Live your best life at Etown and be a force for good!  Visit today:

GWYNEDD MERCY UNIVERSITY (GMercyU), 1325 Sumneytown Pike, Lower Gwynedd Valley, PA 19437, 215-646-7300, At Gwynedd Mercy University, you will see and be seen, hear and be heard, know and be known. That’s because GMercyU is large enough to offer the academic, athletic, and real-world learning opportunities you’re looking for, but small enough that your professors know you by name. It’s why 97% of recent graduates are employed or in grad school, according to 2023 survey results, and GMercyU received its highest ever ranking by U.S. News & World Report in 2023 – the largest increase of any school in Pennsylvania. 

LANCASTER BIBLE COLLEGE, 901 Eden Road, Lancaster, PA 17601, 717-560-8271, Do you long for a comfortable life, or a meaningful one? Since 1933, Lancaster Bible College has been helping students find their meaning. Yes, our graduates go on to do great things like work at Fortune 100 companies, start their own businesses, or serve as pastors around the globe. But more important than what you do, LBC cares about who you are. Our goal is to help you keep your eyes on eternity. As one of our students once said: “When I was in search of a college, I knew I wanted to go somewhere where their main focus wasn’t just education but somewhere that had the greater picture of eternity in mind.” Two-hundred years from now every human being currently residing on planet earth will no longer be living… what will you do with the time you’ve been given?

MESSIAH UNIVERSITY, 1 University Avenue, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055, 800-233-4220, 717-691-6000, Messiah University is a nationally ranked, private Christian university with a student body of more than 3,300 undergraduate and graduate students. Located in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, the campus is just 12 miles from the state capital, Harrisburg. Messiah University is nationally recognized for bringing together top tier Academics and Christian faith. Our motto, “Christ Preeminent,” shapes every experience you’ll have as a student here. Lifelong friendships. Support from faculty mentors. Outstanding preparation for life and career. Championship athletics. Celebrated arts programs. Transformational service and ministry. Eye-opening study abroad. At Messiah your life, your faith, your world, and your possibilities open up.

PENN STATE WILKES-BARRE, 44 University Drive, Dallas, PA 18612, 570-675-9238, Penn State Wilkes-Barre, one of Penn State University’s 24 Commonwealth campuses, is located in northeast Pennsylvania, just outside of Wilkes-Barre and close to the surrounding Poconos region as well as neighboring New York and New Jersey. Here, you can get a Big 10 degree—or start on the path toward one—on a close-knit campus that feels like home. Choose what’s right for you, whether that’s two years with us and two years at another campus to finish one of Penn State’s 275+ degrees, or all four years at Penn State Wilkes-Barre. You will find caring faculty, undergraduate research opportunities and experienced advisers to prepare you for the career you want. We invest in your future, help you sort through your interests, explore your options, and put you on a path to academic success. Eighty-five percent of our students receive financial assistance, including scholarships. Convenient class schedules, career counseling, outstanding faculty, affordability, and state-of-the-art facilities all combine to make your education the best it can be. Discover more about the campus experience and schedule a visit at 

SAINT VINCENT COLLEGE, 300 Fraser Purchase Road, Latrobe, PA 15650, 800-782-5549, Situated on 200 acres in the Laurel Highlands in Latrobe, PA, Saint Vincent College is an educational community rooted in the tradition of the Catholic faith, the heritage of Benedictine monasticism and the love of values inherent in the liberal approach to life and learning. Here, every incoming freshman student receives a Saint Vincent scholarship, as we focus on making the Saint Vincent experience not only excellent, but also affordable. While financial value is important, we place an even greater importance on values. Our connected community provides students the foundation for building lives of meaning and success. Within our Catholic, Benedictine heritage is a deep-rooted commitment to faith and service, supported on-campus by our monastic community who serve as professors, administrators, and advisers with the goal of helping students grow spiritually and professionally. 

WAYNESBURG UNIVERSITY, 51 W College Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370, (724) 852-3248, Waynesburg University, a private Christian university in southwestern Pennsylvania, provides a valuable, personal, and hands-on educational experience that prepares undergraduate and graduate students for lives of purpose. Waynesburg offers more than 70 major concentrations and five integrated bachelors-to-masters programs in athletic training, business, counseling, criminal investigation, and education. The University also offers graduate programs in athletic training, counseling, criminal investigation, business, education, and nursing. 100 percent online programs are available. Waynesburg University continues to be a Best Value School, ranked among the top ten best deals of both private and public universities in the northern United States by U.S. News & World Report. Waynesburg has also been named to MONEY Magazine’s 2019 “Best Colleges for Your Money” list, marking four consecutive years for the distinction.


JOHNSON UNIVERSITY, 7900 Johnson Drive, Knoxville, TN 37998, 865-251-2200, Johnson University’s mission is to educate students for Christian ministries and other strategic vocations framed by the Great Commission in order to extend the kingdom of God among all nations. We offer dozens of undergraduate degree programs, a nurturing and supportive community, and opportunities for intellectual, spiritual, and social growth. Johnson students are prepared for meaningful lives and meaningful careers. Every undergraduate student completes both a Bible & Theology major and a professional major. Many bachelor’s degrees are also available online. We keep our tuition affordable and offer dozens of scholarships to make a private Christian education accessible to as many students as possible.

TREVECCA NAZARENE UNIVERSITY, 333 Murfreesboro Pike, Nashville, TN, 37210, 615-248-1320, Located in the heart of Nashville, Trevecca offers students an exciting, fulfilling college experience in a thriving city. A Christian liberal arts university, Trevecca offers a diverse, supportive community that’s a safe haven for spiritual and personal growth, vocational discernment, and opportunities for service. When it comes to getting to know Trevecca, seeing is believing. Prospective students and their families can schedule a campus visit with a private tour or attend Experience Trevecca Days with a group. Plan a visit and discover how this Christian university in the heart of Nashville is developing tomorrow’s successful servant leaders!


LANDMARK COLLEGE, 19 River Road South, Putney, VT  05346, 802-387-6718, Landmark College, a global leader in educating students with learning differences (including dyslexia, ADHD, and autism), offers on-campus and online programs; associate and bachelor’s degrees; bridge semesters; and summer programs for high school and college students. LC’s curriculum, designed for students to master academic skills and strategies in a way that builds from semester to semester, helps them become confident, self-empowered, and independently successful learners. Students, faculty, and education professionals from all over the world are drawn to Landmark College for its innovative educational model, which has been developed over nearly four decades of working with students who learn differently.


LONGWOOD UNIVERSITY, 201 High Street, Farmville, VA 23909, 434-396-2060, Longwood Lancers are engaged members of their communities from all walks of life who think bigger than themselves and want to do the hard work of shaping the world as they follow their own path to more than 100 different degree options. The heart of a Longwood education is Civitae, our distinct curriculum that challenges students to find interconnected ideas, think deeply about issues our country is wrestling with and develop creative solutions to problems. We’ve taken what’s typically the most boring and disconnected part of your college education and made it work to not only make actual sense (shocker!) but to give you the foundational skills that employers look for—from creative problem-solving to effective communication.

SWEET BRIAR COLLEGE, Office of Admissions, P.O. Box 1052, Sweet Briar, VA 24595, 434-381-6142 or 800-381-6142, Sweet Briar women believe there is nothing you cannot do. We’ve designed a journey of challenging academics and hands-on experiences will teach you how to create innovative ideas, bring talented people together across cultures, think on your feet, and communicate persuasively. In our Women’s Leadership Core Curriculum, you’ll learn practical, collaborative change-making, preparing you for every role leaders take on. For generations, women have come to Sweet Briar with different dreams and goals. But every one of them leaves ready to be a decision-maker, problem-solver, collaborator, and morale-booster. They’re the conscience and inspiration for their families, their professions, and their communities—women of generous intelligence and an unwavering can-do attitude. Let’s get to work.


POTOMAC STATE COLLEGE, 101 Fort Avenue, Keyser, West Virginia 26726, (304) 788-6820,

WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY, Office of Admissions, P.O. Box 6009, One Waterfront Place, Morgantown, WV 26506-6009, 304-293-2121.

WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY:  INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, 512 South Kanawha Street | Beckley, West Virginia 2580,