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Who’s Really To Blame for Student Debt?

Dec 13th, 2011 | By | Category: Articles, Blog, College, College Debt, college for homeschoolers, Student Loans, Transcripts

As the cost of education continues to increase, one might question who’s really at fault for a student’s accumulated debt: the institutions that impose higher tuition or the students that choose to attend those institutions? When high school graduates start thinking about which college or university to attend, they have countless decisions to make. One […]



Prepare Your High School Student for College

Nov 14th, 2011 | By | Category: Admissions, Articles, Blog, college for homeschoolers, college preparation, college reading, High School, High School Homeschool, high school reading, Homeschool Courses, homeschool instruction, Homeschool Resources, Homeschool Textbooks

colleBefore you know it, college will be knocking at your door. As the parent of a high school student, it’s your job to make sure the transition is as easy as possible. Don’t wait until senior year before you start thinking about preparation. Right now you can begin helping your child put their best foot […]



Students Can Turn Spanish Language Skills Into College Credit With New Exam From UExcel

Sep 28th, 2010 | By | Category: College

Credit-by-Examination Program From Pearson and Excelsior College Helps Students Save on Tuition Costs, Accelerate College Educations Bloomington, Minn., September 8, 2010 — College-bound students can save time and money and earn college credit with today’s launch of a new Spanish Language examination from UExcel®, an alliance between the world’s leading education company, Pearson, and Excelsior […]



Build an Amazing Home-School Transcript

Sep 27th, 2010 | By | Category: College, Transcripts

What if your student had a high school transcript so outstanding that that even the admissions office of Harvard would be impressed? It’s easier than you might think. Homeschooling has great advantages, one of which is the ability to tailor your child’s education according to his or her individual needs. That’s the true beauty of getting to be principal, teacher, and head guidance counselor all in one. Unfortunately with these roles comes the responsibility of record keeping — a daunting task to say the least.