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Colleges Embracing the Growth in Alternative Education through Credit-by-Exam

Mar 29th, 2011 | By | Category: College, college credit, college for homeschoolers

Those who have been involved in the homeschooling movement over the years have seen a tremendous growth in available resources for alternative education. One such program is credit-by-examination. Credit-by-exam programs allow homeschooled students to earn college credit in undergraduate subjects while still in high school. There are several other big advantages: your homeschool student can […]



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.