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Bachelor Degrees in Less Than 4 Years Save Money and Time

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By Emerson Sandow, College Transcripts, Now.com Brief Overview For students wishing to save money on college tuition and other expenses associated with obtaining a Bachelor’s Degree, many colleges and universities offer 3-year Bachelor’s degrees using a variety of alternative credit means. Some are Advanced Placement (AP) courses in high school; dual enrollment high school/college credits; […]



Tips on Preparing Ahead of Time for College Entrance — Excerpt from CollegePlus’ Ebook “From Homeschool to Grad School”

Sep 6th, 2012 | By | Category: Articles, Blog, College, college for homeschoolers, Online Education, Transcripts

by Shawn Cohen I’m a homeschool high school graduate. My mom was always a little worried about homeschooling us all the way through to college, but after graduating a decade ago, I can’t say I’ve starved yet. In fact, I’m doing a lot better than a lot of college grads these days and the autonomy […]



California College Tuition Hikes Make Credit-by-Exam More Attractive Than Ever

Jul 25th, 2011 | By | Category: College, college credit, college for homeschoolers, Online Education

By Joseph Grayhaim Many California college students are voicing their opposition to lawmakers’ putting any tuition hikes into effect without at least six months’ warning, so the students can prepare. Many are commenting that the rising costs are forcing them to opt out of further college attendance. This makes credit-by-exam even more sensible than before. […]



Affordable Delicious Meals for the Busy!

Jul 8th, 2011 | By | Category: College, homeschool instruction, Homeschool resourses, Online Education

By Mae D. Cox As a working, single mom of three busy and active children I was forced to plan fast and economical meals. We could not afford the take-out places. In fact we couldn’t afford to buy even those little packages of cookies. If we wanted cookies, we baked them. Back then, I viewed […]



eHarvey Online School – Age Old Experience With Age New Technology

Jan 9th, 2011 | By | Category: eharvey online school, homeschool instruction, Online Education

January is a turning the corner in the school year offers the perfect time to investigate options and consider improvements in the homeschooling program – or even to begin planning a move out of a public school into homeschooling. The Harvey School in Westchester, New York, has been teaching children in its bricks-and-mortar facility for […]



Giant Campus Online Academy Offers Valuable “Layered” Electives for Grades 6-12

Jan 7th, 2011 | By | Category: Giant Campus Academy, Homeschool Digital Arts, Homeschool resourses, Online Education

Giant Campus Academy, in Seattle, WA, http://www.giantcampusacademy.com/, offers a unique layering approach to high-tech electives for homeschoolers. Short-term commitments through a la carte courses means that Engineering, Digital Arts and Business Innovation courses are available as supplemental studies for Grades 6-12. The student can continue to work with their main curriculum provides and layer Giant […]