GUIDES TO COLLEGES & CAREER SCHOOLS
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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List of Colleges in the Guide:
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH ALABAMA, UNA Box 5011(mailing); 459 N Court Street (physical), Florence, AL 35632, 256-765-4608, email@example.com. Why North Alabama? For over 185 years, the University of North Alabama has been a place where students can find out who they are. UNA has it all — here you’ll find artists, entrepreneurs, scientists, educators and even a few famous faces. Our location provides unique opportunities not found everywhere else. The Shoals community provides our students with hands on experience, from small businesses to large corporations. Come visit and see for yourself why over 60,000 alumni and 8,000 students call North Alabama home. www.una.edu.
HARDING UNIVERSITY, Box 12255, Searcy, AR 72149, 501-279-4407, firstname.lastname@example.org. Recognized as the “Most Homeschool-Friendly College in Arkansas” by Alpha Omega Publications, Harding University is committed to helping you reach your fullest academic and professional potential while learning more about God and strengthening your faith. Harding University has more than 100 areas of study from which to choose, all with an emphasis on a servant-leadership lifestyle. Harding University has deep-rooted Christian values nurturing faith, strong ethical standards, and lifelong connections as well as having many mission opportunities locally, nationally, and internationally. Wherever you’re from, whoever you are — Harding is the place for you! harding.edu/admissions
PALM BEACH ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY, 901 S Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach, FL, 33401, 561-803-2100, email@example.com. PBA.edu. Palm Beach Atlantic University is a private, Christ-first University in downtown West Palm Beach, Florida. We are one mile from the Atlantic Ocean and offer nearly 100 undergraduate majors. Our average class size is 17 students and our student to faculty ratio is 12:1, so you will feel known through our close-knit campus community. We also strongly value homeschooling – about 20% of our students were previously homeschooled prior to starting at PBA. We’d love to have you come experience PBA in person! Schedule a visit at PBA.edu/visit.
THE BAPTIST COLLEGE OF FLORIDA, 5400 College Drive, Graceville, Florida 32440, 850-263-3261, firstname.lastname@example.org. The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) is located in Graceville, Florida which is 60 miles north of Panama City and 25 miles south of Dothan, Alabama. BCF is regionally accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), Florida Commission on Independent Education (CIE), and the National Association of Schools of Music. BCF provides excellent academic programs within the confines of a Christian worldview to equip, train, and graduate effective leaders in an ever-changing world. BCF offers Dual-Enrolled classes, Associates, Bachelor’s, and Master degrees in areas of ministry, missions, psychology, education, music, and more. www.baptistcollege.edu.
CHATTAHOOCHEE TECHNICAL COLLEGE, 980 S. Cobb Drive, Marietta GA 30060, 770-528-4545, Dual.Enrollment@ChattahoocheeTech.edu. In order to participate in Dual Enrollment, students must be enrolled in a participating Georgia high school or approved home-study program. Qualifying 11th and 12th graders are eligible to take any approved course. 10th graders are only permitted to take CTAE/Occupational courses and are not allowed to take CORE courses unless qualifying ACT or SAT scores are received. The Georgia Student Finance Commission (GSFC) website at gafutures.org provides a list of funding course categories differentiating CTAE and CORE courses. Refer to the Dual Enrollment Course Directory on the GSFC website for a complete list of approved Dual Enrollment courses. https://www.chattahoocheetech.edu/dual-enrollment/.
TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE, 107 Kincaid Dr. MSC 899, Toccoa Falls, GA. 30598, 888-785-5624, email@example.com. TFC is a premier Christian College in Northeast Georgia. Each fall, about 10% of TFC’s incoming class consists of students that have been home-schooled. Once on campus, one of the most important priorities of college staff is helping students adjust to college life. TFC is an excellent college choice for home-school students due in part to our small classes and low faculty to student ratio. TFC is committed to helping each student transition smoothly into their college career. tfc.edu.
BETHEL UNIVERSITY, 1001 Bethel Circle, Mishawaka, IN 46545, 574-807-7600, admissions@BethelUniversity.edu. You want more than a career – you want to make a meaningful contribution to your community. A Bethel education will equip you to lead a life of impact. You’ll have experiences that will help ignite your passion and point you toward the next step in your journey. With options such as studying abroad, leadership development, mission trips and serving right here in the community, you will have opportunities to make an impact near and far. Bethel is a place where strong academics, spiritual formation and lifelong relationships go hand in hand. With more than 50 areas of study and new programs added each year, no better place exists to discover your unique passions. Our academic programs and purpose-driven spiritual environment have launched the careers of CEOs, athletic stars, award-winning entrepreneurs, a leading pediatric surgeon, a Broadway performer, the top school superintendent for the state and many more. No matter what you set out to accomplish, we’ll help you get there. https://www.betheluniversity.edu/
STERLING COLLEGE, 125 W. Cooper, Sterling, Kansas 67579, 800-346-1017, firstname.lastname@example.org. Sterling College is a private four-year, Christ-centered college located in Sterling, KS. Our mission to develop creative and thoughtful leaders who understand a maturing Christian faith is at the center of all we do. Our student-faculty ratio is 11:1 and 100% of our full-time on-campus students receive financial aid. Whether you’re looking to join us on campus or online, we have rigorous academic programs and a variety of activities to help you become the servant leader God created you to be! https://www.sterling.edu/
BOWIE STATE UNIVERSITY, 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715, 301-860-3415, email@example.com. Founded in 1865, Bowie State University (BSU) is the oldest Historically Black College/University in Maryland and one of the ten oldest in the country. It is also a diverse university whose students, along with faculty and staff, represent many ethnic and cultural backgrounds. BSU provides high-quality and affordable education for students aiming to achieve and succeed. In addition to its 23 undergraduate majors, Bowie State offers 20 master’s degree programs, 14 specialty certificates and two doctoral programs with a specific focus on science, technology, cybersecurity, teacher education, business, and nursing and related disciplines. A supportive academic environment empowers students to think critically, make new discoveries, value differences, and emerge as leaders in a rapidly changing global society. https://www.bowiestate.edu/admissions-and-aid/undergraduate-admissions/
CARROLL COMMUNITY COLLEGE, 1601 Washington Road, Westminster MD 21157; 410-386-8000; firstname.lastname@example.org. Carroll Community College is your affordable pathway to an exceptional higher education! Take a single course or a full class schedule to earn your Associate degree. Save thousands of dollars by completing the first two years of your bachelor’s degree at Carroll — our students have transferred to nearly 900 different colleges and universities nationwide! Or you can choose a short-term career training program to enter the workforce job ready. Courses are available in online, live remote, and in-person formats. To learn more, visit Carroll’s website at carrollcc.edu.
CECIL COLLEGE, One Seahawk Drive, North East, MD 21901, 410-287-1000, email@example.com. Cecil College is a comprehensive, open admission, learner-centered two-year institution providing career, transfer, continuing education coursework, and workforce training programs. www.cecil.edu.
COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF BALTIMORE COUNTY (CCBC), 7201 Rossville Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21237-3899, 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. ccbcmd.edu Explore over 200 programs at CCBC. ccbcmd.edu/programs-and-courses With more than 60 online offerings, you can choose the learning format that works best for you. ccbcmd.edu/course formats Discover CCBC without leaving home. View virtual information session dates and register to attend at ccbcmd.edu/infosessions. 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 make their starts, earn degrees, launch and build careers. Designated as the “Best Community College” among the Maryland Daily Record’s 2021 Reader Rankings, CCBC is also nationally recognized as a leader in innovative learning strategies and among the nation’s top associate degree producers. View CCBC on-campus COVID safety measures: ccbcmd.edu/together.
GOUCHER COLLEGE, Admissions, Dorsey Center, 1021 Dulaney Valley Road, Baltimore, MD 21204, 410-337-6100, firstname.lastname@example.org. https://www.goucher.edu/
MONTGOMERY COLLEGE, 51 Mannakee Street, Rockville, MD 20850, 240-567-5000, email@example.com, 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. montgomerycollege.edu.
MOUNT ST. MARY’S UNIVERSITY, 16300 Old Emmitsburg Road Emmitsburg, MD 21727
301-447-6122, firstname.lastname@example.org. https://msmary.edu
ST JOHN’S COLLEGE, 60 College Avenue, Annapolis, MD 21401, 410-626-2522, email@example.com. At St. John’s, where 8% of students are homeschooled, the transition from homeschooling to college is completely natural. This is because St. John’s shares so much in common with the spirit of homeschool: students guide their own learning through the great books with their peers in seminar discussions. Johnnies do not passively absorb information; they take ownership of their education. They are readers, but they love to reflect with others about what they read. St. John’s has two campuses: one in Annapolis, Maryland, and the other in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Both campuses share the same curriculum in two different settings. In Annapolis, you’ll study among cobblestone streets and the Chesapeake Bay, just miles from Washington, DC. No matter the campus, the intellectual culture of St. John’s permeates the college. Students are chatting about Jane Austen and Augustine in the classroom but also in the dining halls, dorms, music rooms, and athletic fields. Come visit to see how homeschooled students flourish at St. John’s. www.sjc.edu
ST MARY’S COLLEGE OF MARYLAND, 47645 College Drive, St. Mary’s City, MD 20686, 240-895-5000, firstname.lastname@example.org. As The National Public Honors College, St. Mary’s College of Maryland offers an undergraduate liberal arts education and small-college experience like those found at exceptional private colleges. St. Mary’s College shares the hallmarks of private institutions: an outstanding faculty, talented students, high academic standards, a challenging curriculum, small classes, a sense of community, and a spirit of intellectual inquiry. But as a state institution of higher education, St. Mary’s College is also committed to the ideals of affordability, accessibility, and diversity. By combining these virtues of public and private education, St. Mary’s College provides a unique alternative for students and their families. www.smcm.edu.
EASTERN NAZARENE COLLEGE, 23 East Elm Avenue, Quincy, MA 02170, 617-745-3000, email@example.com. Located just south of Boston on the historic south shore, Eastern Nazarene College is a private, four-year liberal arts college with more than 50 majors and continues to be recognized as one of the most affordable private colleges in New England. Our diverse yet close-knit campus provides each student the opportunity to excel in a Christian community of caring peers and professors that are truly invested in the academic and spiritual transformation of their students. enc.edu.
HAMPSHIRE COLLEGE, 893 West St, R.W. Kern Center, Amherst, MA. 01002, 413-559-6569, firstname.lastname@example.org. We’re one of the original “Colleges That Change Lives.” One in four of our alums starts their own business or nonprofit. Our graduates are recognized at local, regional, national, and international levels for their contributions, leadership and making change in the world. Narrative evaluations, instead of grades; no majors or departments to limit your individual academic journey; a unique divisional structure that incorporates portfolio reviews, papers, and includes a yearlong self-designed final project. Want to *make* your education, more than just take it? Hampshire College may be the place for you! What Were You Made For? https://www.hampshire.edu/admissions/homeschooled-students.
OLIN COLLEGE, 1000 Olin Way, Needham, MA, 02492, 781-292-2222, email@example.com. Olin College of Engineering was founded in 1997 “to be an important and constant contributor to the advancement of engineering education in America and throughout the world.” Located in Needham, Massachusetts, Olin is ranked among the top-three undergraduate engineering programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Olin graduates are recognized for their creativity, initiative, and ability to make a difference. We believe engineering education must be accessible and welcoming for people from all backgrounds, and that engineering should serve not only individuals but also society and the planet. https://www.olin.edu/admission/
WENTWORTH INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, 550 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, 617-989-4000, firstname.lastname@example.org. ImpactLab is Wentworth Institute of Technology’s innovative two-week residential summer experience for rising juniors and seniors in high school. This hands-on immersive learning program will give students a chance to explore their passions in science, engineering, and design. Learn more information about ImpactLab by visiting https://wit.edu/precollege.
FERRIS STATE UNIVERSITY, 1201 S. State Street, Big Rapids, MI 49307, (231) 591-2000, Admissions@Ferris.edu. Ferris State University prepares students for successful careers, responsible citizenship, and lifelong learning. Through its many partnerships and its career-oriented, broad-based education, Ferris serves our rapidly changing global economy and society. The main campus is located in Big Rapids, in the heart of the vacation-recreation region. Ferris offers more than 190 educational programs in arts and sciences, business, technology, and health care. Students can go on to earn a master’s, doctorate, or professional degree. Ferris Now allows high school students to get a jump-start on their college education through concurrent enrollment, dual enrollment, early / middle college, articulation, and college and career readiness. https://www.ferris.edu.
ST JOHN’S COLLEGE, 1160 Camino de Cruz Blanca, Santa Fe, NM 87505, 505-984-6060, email@example.com. At St. John’s, where 8% of students are homeschooled, the transition from homeschooling to college is completely natural. This is because St. John’s shares so much in common with the spirit of homeschool: students guide their own learning through the great books with their peers in seminar discussions. Johnnies do not passively absorb information; they take ownership of their education. They are readers, but they love to reflect with others about what they read. St. John’s has two campuses: one in Annapolis, Maryland, and the other in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Both campuses share the same curriculum in two different settings. In Santa Fe, you’ll be perched high in the Rocky Mountains, enjoying the outdoors and the greatest artist town in America. No matter the campus, the intellectual culture of St. John’s permeates the college. Students are chatting about Jane Austen and Augustine in the classroom but also in the dining halls, dorms, music rooms, and athletic fields. Come visit to see how homeschooled students flourish at St. John’s. www.sjc.edu.
ROBERTS WESLEYAN COLLEGE, 2301 Westside Drive, Rochester, NY 14624, 800-777-4RWC, firstname.lastname@example.org. At Roberts, students discover what they want to do with their lives and grow into better people, thanks to the support from faculty/staff and opportunities to grow in their faith. Within every student who comes to Roberts is a transformation story in the making. Through relationships formed and ideas exchanged in an academically inspiring environment, your true self shines brighter – empowered by those around you who share your passion for purpose and servant leadership. And with heart and mind aligned, your greater story comes to light – to build upon as you explore and shape your faith and future forward. www.roberts.edu.
THE KING’S COLLEGE, 56 Broadway, New York, NY 10004, 212.659.7200, 888.969.7200. https://www.tkc.edu/
VILLA MARIA COLLEGE, 240 Pine Ridge Road, Buffalo, NY 14225, 716-961-1805, email@example.com. There’s a lot of pressure to know what’s next. We’re here to say, it’s OK if you’re still figuring it out. In fact, it’s great! Villa Maria College is a place where that kind of exploration and continual self-discovery are prized. Because going to college isn’t about having it all figured out — it’s about inventing who you’re going to become. There’s no shortage of support here. For every student who chooses Villa, tutors, advisors, and mentors at the Student Success Center are ready to meet you where you are and help you settle into college life. Raise the bar on your potential and challenge yourself with advanced courses in Villa’s Honors Program. Learn differently? Build on your strengths, gain confidence, and embrace what makes you YOU as part of our Achieve Program. At Villa, you’ll gain valuable real-world experience through credit-earning internships that will get you ready for life after college. Prepare for what comes after graduation with the guidance of our Career Services Office — and don’t hesitate to keep coming back as an alum. Once you’re a Viking, you’re a Viking for life. See for yourself at villa.edu.
CAROLINA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, PO Box 777, 4209 Indiana Avenue, Winston-Salem NC 27105, 336-744-0900. https://carolina.edu/admission/
FAYETTEVILLE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE, 2201 Hull Road, Fayetteville, NC 28303, (910) 678-8400, firstname.lastname@example.org. Fayetteville Technical Community College can help you find your way forward with over 280 academic programs to choose from leading to the award of associate degree, certificate, or diploma. In addition, students can also select from a broad range of non-credit Corporate & Continuing Education classes to pursue a hobby or gain a new skill. High school students can participate in the High School Connections program at FTCC and take college-level courses to earn college credits tuition free. Students should also inquire about FTCC’s C-STEP program where qualifying students can transfer from FTCC to UNC-Chapel Hill. High-quality education, affordability, athletics, and a sense of community–at FTCC! www.faytechcc.edu.
GUILFORD COLLEGE, 5800 West Friendly Avenue, Greensboro, N.C. 27410, 336-316-2100, email@example.com. Established in 1837 in Greensboro, N.C., Guilford College provides students with the skills, experiences, and perspectives they need to create change in the world. The Guilford Edge is a reimagined educational experience that provides uncommon engagement in real-world learning for every student, every semester. Guilford’s curriculum is distinguished by team-based, interdisciplinary problem-solving projects that take place in the community, across the country, and around the globe. Further, Guilford’s integrated advising system, known as Guided Discovery, ensures that every student benefits from a personal team of advisers who support them in making life-shaping connections between their evolving academic interests and exciting possibilities, leading to meaningful career success. With an average class size of 12, Guilford students find their Edge in a vibrant, student-centered environment where they explore a variety of majors and minors. Colleges That Change Lives, Loren Pope’s classic book of distinguished colleges, calls Guilford a “stimulating place where teachers care, where they expect a lot, and where they provide encouragement as well as the challenge to get young people to do things, they had no idea they could do.” www.guilford.edu/apply.
MID-ATLANTIC CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY (MACU), 715 N. Poindexter Street, Elizabeth City, NC 27909, (252) 548-4297, firstname.lastname@example.org. MACU is Christian in its worldview, culture, and theology. In this immersive Christian environment, students are enabled to deepen and refine their faith. Students engage their chosen course of study as well as their future careers through the lens of their faith and conviction. www.macuniversity.edu.
MONTREAT COLLEGE, 310 Gaither Circle, PO Box 1267, Montreat, NC 28757, 828-669-8012, email@example.com. Montreat College is an independent, Christ-centered, liberal arts institution that educates students through intellectual inquiry, spiritual formation, and preparation for calling and career all to impact the world for Jesus Christ. Montreat College is located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains outside of Asheville, North Carolina. Founded in 1916, there are nearly 700 undergraduate students from more than 30 states and 20 countries currently enrolled in our traditional on-campus programs. We offer 90+ majors, minors and concentrations; a 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio; and 20 NAIA varsity sports teams including cheer & dance, clay target shooting, lacrosse and wrestling. https://www.montreat.edu/admissions/undergraduate/
NORTH CAROLINA WESLEYAN COLLEGE, 3400 N Wesleyan Blvd, Rocky Mount, NC 27804, 252.985.5100, 800.488.6292, firstname.lastname@example.org. https://ncwc.edu/
ASHLAND UNIVERSITY, 401 College Avenue, Ashland, OH 44805, 419.207.6965 (CCP Department), email@example.com. College Credit Plus is Ohio’s dual enrollment program that provides students the opportunity to earn college and high school credits at the same time by taking courses from Ohio colleges or universities. The purpose of this program is to enhance students’ career readiness and postsecondary success, while providing a wide variety of options to college-ready students. Accepted students may take courses on the AU main campus, online, or at one of our partnering high schools! ashland.edu/ccp
HOCKING COLLEGE, 3301 Hocking Parkway, Nelsonville, Ohio 45764, (740) 753-7050, 877-HOCKING, firstname.lastname@example.org. https://www.hocking.edu/
LOURDES UNIVERSITY, 6832 Convent Boulevard, Sylvania, OH 43560, 800-878-3210, ext. 5291, email@example.com. A Catholic university in the Franciscan tradition, Lourdes University proudly delivers a vibrant, diverse, student-centered education. Guided by the vision and mission of the Sisters of St. Francis of Sylvania, Ohio, Lourdes provides a living and learning environment based on values and focused on creating a better world. As a University grounded in the liberal arts, with application to professional studies, Lourdes University prepares our graduates to be leaders of high integrity in their professions and communities. Lourdes alumni seek to heal those who suffer, teach those who search for knowledge and provide innovative leadership in business and non-profit sectors. Our alumni are global citizens working diligently to be a positive, creative force in their communities and the world. www.lourdes.edu.
MALONE UNIVERSITY, 2600 Cleveland Avenue, Canton, OH 44709, firstname.lastname@example.org. https://www.malone.edu/
MIAMI UNIVERSITY REGIONALS: Hamilton Campus, 1601 University Blvd, Hamilton, OH 45011: Middletown Campus, 4200 North University Blvd, Middletown, OH 45042, 513-785-3111, MURAdmission@MiamiOH.edu. If you’re looking for the best place to earn a degree at a price you can afford, look no further than Miami University Regionals. Miami Regionals was recently ranked number one in Ohio by Stacker as offering the best return on investment among public colleges in the state. Regional students can earn bachelor’s degrees in-person or online for about $27,000 in one of more than 30 majors including Applied Biology, Commerce, English Studies, and Psychological Science. The Work+ Program allows students to earn a college degree debt-free, and Integrative Studies helps students build a bachelor’s degree that fits their educational and personal goals. All this, plus the opportunity to take classes on our main campus in Oxford, makes Miami University Regionals your best choice. MiamiOH.edu/Regionals.
MOUNT VERNON NAZARENE UNIVERSITY, 800 Martinsburg Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050, 866-462-MVNU, email@example.com. Sitting on 327 acres, MVNU’s peaceful grounds provide a secure atmosphere for students to learn, have fun and grow. MVNU offers high-quality academics with the personal attention students need for long-term success. We believe that a Christian education is essential to critical thinking. You’ll think deeply here about all matters, from science and technology to religion and philosophy. (And yes, your faith will be stronger for it.) Through liberal arts core courses, hands-on experience, small class sizes, and professors who inspire you, you will begin to see things in a whole new light. We also believe that faith drives us to action, so we’re structured to give you multiple spiritual opportunities. Our hope is that students will make their faith their own. No matter where you are starting from, your faith will be strengthened through academics, service experiences, and ministry opportunities. You are here on this earth for a reason. We’re here to help you SHINE. www.mvnu.edu.
WALSH UNIVERSITY, 2020 East Maple Street, North Canton, Ohio 44720, Toll Free: 800-362-9846 or 330-490-7090. John Fallon, Homeschool Admissions Representative, firstname.lastname@example.org. Located in North Canton, Ohio, on 136 parklike acres, Walsh University is a Catholic, liberal-arts University dedicated to educating students to be leaders in service to others. Welcoming students from 40 states and 35 countries, Walsh offers undergraduate, graduate, and online adult accelerated degree programs, with small class sizes, hands-on experiential learning opportunities, interdisciplinary institutes, internships, and global learning programs. Walsh is also affordable, with 98% of students receiving some form of financial scholarship or aid, and a tuition guarantee. With a strong alumni network, graduates leave Walsh prepared to succeed in the workplace and in their communities for life. walsh.edu.
CLARKS SUMMIT UNIVERSITY, 538 Venard Road, Clarks Summit, PA 18411, 800.451.7664, admissions@ClarksSummitU.edu. https://www.clarkssummitu.edu/
COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF ALLEGHENY COUNTY, Pittsburgh, PA, 412-237-CCAC, email@example.com or wildcatchat.ccac.edu. CCAC provides homeschooled students with a personalized learning experience, affordable tuition and nearly 150 programs of study. As an open enrollment institution, CCAC does not require entrance examinations—and there is no fee to apply. CCAC’s Dual Enrollment program offers homeschooled students the opportunity to take college courses on campus or online. Dual Enrollment credits can be used to earn a CCAC certificate or degree, or students can transfer them to a four-year institution. CCAC offers hundreds of online courses. More than two dozen degrees, certificates and diplomas can be completed online, and nearly three dozen additional programs can be completed almost entirely online. In-person and online tutoring services are also available. And CCAC students have transferred credits to more than 500 four-year institutions. https://ccac.edu/
ELIZABETHTOWN COLLEGE, 1 Alpha Drive, Elizabethtown, PA 17022, 717.361.1400, firstname.lastname@example.org. Elizabethtown College isn’t just a college, it is our home. At Etown, our faculty, administrators, and students will become your family. Our classes will help you learn and to help you become truly successful, we take an approach to nurture the whole person. More than just helping you find a job we want to help you find your passion. Live your best life at Etown! etown.edu/visit. www.etown.edu.
LANCASTER BIBLE COLLEGE, 901 Eden Road, Lancaster, PA 17601, 717-560-8200 x5376, email@example.com. What does God want to do with your life? Seeking the answer to that question is central to defining your experience as a student at LBC. The academic programs, driven by a caring, dedicated faculty and staff, are designed to help you discover and grow your God-given abilities to make an impact in the world. Our focus is on your journey to fulfill God’s purpose for your life. Our mission has remained constant since 1933: To educate Christian students to think and live a biblical worldview and to proclaim Christ by serving Him in the Church and society. www.lbc.edu.
MESSIAH UNIVERSITY, 1 University Avenue, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055, 800-233-4220, 717-691-6000, firstname.lastname@example.org. Messiah University is a nationally ranked, private Christian university with a student body of nearly 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. www.messiah.edu.
MONTGOMERY COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE, 340 DeKalb Pike, Blue Bell, PA, 19422, 215-641-6300. Take college classes on campus, in your high school or online. If you’re 15 or older, you can take campus-based or online college classes and earn undergraduate credits from Montgomery County Community College. These credits can be transferred to a four-year college or university; however, you should contact your intended college’s Admissions Office to ensure that your credits transfer completely. Our classes are offered in the evenings, on weekends and during the summer. For daytime classes check with your high school to see if you can adjust your schedule and fit in a college course. Earn dual credit through our Dual Credit program, a subset of Dual Enrollment, you can take a college course at your high school and receive both high school and college credits. Check with your guidance counselor to see if your high school participates in dual credit learning. mc3.edu/de
PENN STATE, Undergraduate Admissions, 201 Shields Building, University Park, PA 16802, 814-865-5471, email@example.com. Penn State has 20 campuses that range in size from 500 to 46,000 students, and they all offer the same high-quality academics, vibrant student life, and unique opportunities. No matter where you start or finish, you will earn a world-class Penn State degree. Approximately 50% of our students participate in the 2+2 plan, which allows students to start at one campus and finish their degree at another. We offer more than 275 academic programs, many of which are highly ranked, not only in the country, but in the world. With over 1,200 clubs and organizations ranging from the purely fun to the purely academic, Penn State’s student life is unparalleled and offers something for everyone. https://admissions.psu.edu/
PENN STATE WILKES-BARRE, 44 University Drive, Dallas, PA 18612, 570-675-9238, firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 wilkesbarre.psu.edu/admission.
SAINT VINCENT COLLEGE, 300 Fraser Purchase Road, Latrobe, PA 15650, 800-782-5549, email@example.com. 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. www.stvincent.edu.
THIEL COLLEGE, 75 College Avenue, Greenville, Pa., 16125, 800-24-THIEL (84435), firstname.lastname@example.org. Thiel College offers more than 60 majors and minors including exciting and innovative new graduate degree programs in clinical mental health counseling, communication and leadership, M.B.A., physician assistant studies and speech-language pathology. A unique collaboration has led to the creation of a Bachelor of Science in Nursing program. These new programs combine with the College’s strong curriculum in many traditional majors to give students myriad options to reach their full potential. The College is midway between Pittsburgh and Cleveland in Greenville, Pa. The campus is in scenic northwestern Pennsylvania near bike and hiking trails, state and local parks, and outdoor amenities. Contact an admissions counselor today at email@example.com. Thiel College, Office of Admissions, 75 College Avenue, Greenville, PA, 16125; 800-248-4435, www.thiel.edu.
WAYNESBURG UNIVERSITY, 51 W College Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370, (724) 852-3248, firstname.lastname@example.org. Consistently ranked a best value school, Waynesburg University has built a reputation for value, high-quality education, and outcomes. The University’s focus on service annually impacts thousands of individuals in its local communities and internationally, and its Strategy for the 21st Century affirms its commitment to developing an entrepreneurial mindset and ethical leadership skills for all students. Waynesburg University offers more than 70 undergraduate major concentrations and several graduate and professional programs, both online and in-person, and its Pathways Center provides comprehensive student support services to help all students succeed and grow in their vocation and calling. Rooted in its mission of faith, learning and service, the private, Christian university is located on a beautiful, traditional campus in the hills of southwestern Pennsylvania. www.waynesburg.edu.
LEE UNIVERSITY, 1120 N Ocoee Street, Cleveland, TN 37311, 1-800-LEE-9930, email@example.com. https://www.leeuniversity.edu/
LIPSCOMB UNIVERSITY, 1 University Park Drive, Nashville, TN 37204, (615) 966-1000, firstname.lastname@example.org. Located in Nashville, Tennessee, Lipscomb University is made up of more than 4,600 students from 45+ countries and nearly every state. Choose from over 200 areas of study in close-knit classroom settings with an average of 14 students per professor. Lipscomb is committed to providing exceptional academics with a foundation in the Christian faith interwoven throughout your entire college experience – from nationally ranked programs in business and nursing to NCAA Div. I athletics. At Lipscomb, you will become part of an authentic Christian community prepared to invest in you so that you can further invest into the world around you. https://www.lipscomb.edu/.
UNION UNIVERSITY, 1050 Union University Drive, Jackson TN 38305, 1-800-33-UNION. Union University is a top-ranked private university that is committed to the authority of Scripture, to rigorous academics, to Christian community, and to the preparation of students for success in their lives and careers. Union is located in Jackson, Tennessee, and is a perfect fit for home educated students. At Union University, be transformed. https://www.uu.edu
LANDMARK COLLEGE, 19 River Road South, Putney, VT 05346, 802-387-6718, email@example.com. Landmark College is a private, homeschool-friendly college for students who learn differently (For example, students with dyslexia, ADHD, autism, or executive function challenges.) Some aspects of our model that homeschooled students have found appealing include small class sizes, one-on-one academic advising, executive function support, and social pragmatics services and support In addition, the College offers short-term summer and online programs for homeschooled students looking to elevate their learning skills and study habits prior to making the college transition, and professional development opportunities for homeschooling parents looking to improve the classroom experience for their students. https://www.landmark.edu/admissions/homeschooled-students
EASTERN MENNONITE UNIVERSITY (EMU), 1200 Park Road, Harrisonburg, VA 22802, 540-432-4000, firstname.lastname@example.org. EMU prepares students to serve and lead in a global context. Founded in 1917, Eastern Mennonite University is an educational institution of Mennonite Church USA, serving students of diverse religious and cultural backgrounds. EMU confers undergraduate, graduate, and seminary degrees in the liberal arts, applied sciences, and professions. emu.edu.
LONGWOOD UNIVERSITY, 201 High Street, Farmville, VA 23909, 434.395.2060, email@example.com. At Longwood, bright, hardworking students learn to lead. As a top-ranked public University in the heart of Virginia, Longwood pairs a classical liberal arts curriculum with hands-on experience in the field. Longwood students enjoy dozens of majors across three undergraduate academic colleges and a graduate college, supported by an honors college. Faculty are known for their commitment to personalized teaching, and their ranks include winners of state and national teaching awards. Our classical, tree-lined campus—bustling every day with over 4,800 students and 275 faculty—creates a warm, supportive community for current, former, and future Lancers. Students explore opportunities for leadership and involvement through nearly 200 clubs and organizations. Lancer athletes compete in NCAA Division I sports through the Big South Conference. www.longwood.edu.
RANDOLPH COLLEGE, 2500 Rivermont Avenue, Lynchburg, VA 24503, 434-947-8000, 800-745-7692, firstname.lastname@example.org. https://www.randolphcollege.edu/admission/
SWEET BRIAR COLLEGE, Office of Admissions, P.O. Box 1052, Sweet Briar, VA 24595, 434-381-6142 or 800-381-6142, email@example.com. 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. https://sbc.edu/.
WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY, Office of Admissions, P.O. Box 6009, One Waterfront Place, Morgantown, WV 26506-6009, 304-293-2121. https://www.wvu.edu/