Getting into College: Advice for Homeschoolers The best way for homeschoolers to prepare for college is to research the educational options and opportunities available. For some students, this process begins when they are only 12 or 13 years old. For other students, discovering what they want to do is an ongoing process, and the path unfolds as it is traveled. Homeschooling gives teens the time to explore their interests and talents to determine where they want to focus their energy.
Higher Ed for HomeschoolersFifteen-year-old Jimmy Maslanka has his heart set on attending Indiana University in a couple of years. Jimmy has suffered from migraine headaches since he was four. He opted out of public school last year, when the severity and frequency of his headaches made it impossible for him to continue. Now he's a homeschooler.