Welcome to Homeschooling for College Credit – START HERE!

Welcome!! Tens of thousands of parents JUST LIKE YOU have made college an affordable reality for their families. By earning college credit in high school, you’re leveraging the opportunities available to your family TODAY that won’t be as easy to grab after high school graduation! Before high school graduation, college credits are generally very affordable- some are even free, but AFTER high school graduation, you’ll pay rack rate (ouch!)

  • How early? Anytime really. Usually teens can start in high school.
  • How smart? Teens of every ability level can earn college credit.
  • What subjects? Literally every subject – from general education to career and technical.

This is a big community of parents here, and a strong team of volunteer experts. The longer you’re here, the more you’ll learn and the more expert you’ll become.

Get Started in 5 Simple Steps

Step 1

Get your FREE Quick Start Guide Yes, there is a lot to learn and a lot of details, but let’s learn to walk before we run! The Quick Start Guide is a short and sweet guide to help you understand how to start asap.

Step 2

Get your FREE Mini Course: Homeschooling for College Credit Basics (about an hour) will teach you how to start injecting college credit into your homeschool right now!

Step 3

Join our online community. Homeschooling is a little different in every state, so how you homeschool for college credit really depends a lot of where you live. From graduation requirements, to cost and an eligibility, our online community can help. Find my group

Step 4

Subscribe to this blog! Homeschooling for College Credit is a very special place with a very special purpose. This blog is dedicated to providing clear and simple guidance on a subject that is full of complex nuances. You’ll learn how to resourcefully plan your teen’s high school years with confidence, and become their best guidance counselor!

Step 5

Plan your teen’s high school strategy. There is no such thing as “one size fits all” especially when it comes to homeschooling and college credit. No matter what personal and professional goals your family has, there is a college credit strategy that will help you get there for less money and with maximum efficiency!

Since 2012, I’ve made it my mission to stay in front of the changing world of higher education and bring you along with me. I’m so proud of our community here – it changes lives. It makes college affordable, and it empowers parents to drive the process instead of being pushed out of the way. I’m so thrilled you found us! Welcome!

The information on this website is for general informational purposes only. Homeschooling for College Credit / Jennifer Cook-DeRosa makes no representation or warranty, express or implied. Your use of the site is solely at your own risk.


Jennifer Cook-DeRosa, M.S.

Executive Director of Homeschooling for College Credit