During high school, rack up tons of college credit for pennies on the dollar
after high school, you’ll pay full price.
The mission of Homeschooling for College Credit is to teach resourceful high school planning to homeschool families who want to earn college credit in high school.
There is no such thing as “one size fits all” credit-earning!
You must use wisdom to inform your high school planning and credit-earning strategy.
Find your teen’s goal below to plan your strategy:
What do you sell here?
Nothing! Homeschooling for College Credit is a social organization run by volunteers. Our Facebook community is 17,000 parents strong, and we have state-based Facebook groups in all 50 states led by volunteers just like you! Our #1 priority is empowering homeschool parents to be effective guidance counselors for their families.
What do you advertise here?
Nothing! This website is dedicated to staying ad-free. This ministry is funded fully by Jennifer Cook-DeRosa and the donations from generous parents who support our mission. Links shared here are those that we happily and freely share because we believe they will help you on your journey.
Jennifer’s professional work
As a former college administrator and advisor, Jennifer loves teaching parents how to become an effective homeschool guidance counselor and develop a homeschool exit strategy with precision and focus. Jennifer is an award-winning author and public speaker. Her latest book, Homeschooling for College Credit hit #1 on Amazon in the homeschooling category (twice) and is considered “THE BOOK” to help you develop a plan that works best for your family. Her book is also recognized by The Homeschool Legal Defense Association as a “Recommended Resource” for parents. It is available at libraries, bookstores, and your favorite retailers. (this website does not sell products)
94% of our community earns college credit in high school.
Most will earn about 30 college credits.
Some will earn an entire degree.
If your teen earns even 1 college credit, he is ahead!
Homeschooling for College Credit is recognized by the Homeschool Legal Defense Association as a “recommended resource” for high school families.
How to Get Started 1-2-3
1. Follow our PUBLIC Facebook Page
Homeschooling for College Credit is a free online “virtual” community – that means that our free content is online and shared with all of our followers daily. The best of what is offered is posted on Facebook EVERY day. Jennifer posts tips, news, guidance, and resources on the main Homeschooling for College Credit Facebook page. Simply click “like” Homeschooling for College Credit on Facebook to become a free member immediately!
2. Pick up the BOOK
Everything you need is found in one place: Homeschooling for College Credit. You can pick up your own copy at the public library, your local bookstore, or online retailer.
DEAL ALERT: Kindle Unlimited subscribers get the ebook for free.
3. Join your PRIVATE State-based Facebook Group
Homeschooling for College Credit is a social program, so it’s VERY important that you also join your state’s group. Every state differs in the specific types of college credit available, as well as the laws and graduation requirements you’ll need to follow. If you’re new, we’ll answer your questions. If you’re seasoned, please help others.
Our special Facebook groups:
- HS4CC Degree Planning Group Just what it sounds like- earn a degree in hs!
- Homeschooling for College Credit for MILITARY families.
- NCAA-bound while Homeschooling for College Credit.
- College Credit Marketplace – Buy and sell your college credit curriculum with other Homeschooling for College Credit families.
“If I hadn’t found this Facebook group, my son would not be a 17 year old wrapping up his junior year of high school with 36 college credits, that’s for sure!”
Carrie A. (IA)
“I’m an Associate Professor and serve as a Peer Reviewer for the Higher Learning Commission and the American Council on Education. These qualifications put me in a position as an evaluator of Higher Education. In my professional opinion, Jennifer Cook DeRosa is THE foremost authority on Homeschooling for College Credit in the United States.
Shawn Ambrose, Ph.D (IN)
“My daughter earned her bachelors while homeschooling high school thanks to Jennifer’s book and guidance. I also earned a degree while my daughter did.”
Karen P. (NY)