Quick Answer: Do Colleges Like Homeschoolers?

Do colleges accept homeschoolers?

Homeschooled Children Can Get Into Good Colleges

Every year homeschoolers are admitted to hundreds of colleges in at least five countries.

Those who prepare thoroughly can be admitted with full scholarships at those selective colleges that some parents daydream about their children attending.

Do colleges prefer homeschooled students?

Colleges will typically place more weight on your SAT/ACT scores if you are homeschooled. Today, more and more homeschooled students are attending colleges and are just as successful as their traditionally schooled peers.

Does being homeschooled affect college?

Homeschooled students do very well in college:

Homeschool freshmen in their first semester at college average a 3.37 GPA to the 3.08 of other freshmen, and continue to keep their advantage even into senior year with 3.46 versus 3.16.

Are Homeschoolers more successful?

Research suggests homeschooled children tend to do better on standardized tests, stick around longer in college, and do better once they’re enrolled. A 2009 study showed that the proportion of homeschoolers who graduated from college was about 67%, while among public school students it was 59%.