What's Next After High School!

Whether you are heading to college, the military or the workforce, opportunities can be found around every corner. For those who are considering college, HOME's College Fair Exhibit Hall is the place to start. Colleges seek out homeschool students because they are self-motivated, independent learners who perform, on average, at a higher level than their public schooled peers!

 

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Here at Plymouth State, you’ll receive the educational experience you would expect from a private school: small classes taught by dedicated faculty whose passion for teaching will spark both your intelligence and your imagination; personal attention from faculty and staff; and outstanding opportunities to lead and to serve—all at state school costs. You won’t sit in the back of a huge lecture hall taking notes; you’ll take an active role in your learning process, with every student receiving, at minimum, two hands-on learning experience on projects that impact the world outside of the classroom.

You’ll also have access to some of the most comprehensive state-of-the-art laboratories, research facilities, and learning environments in the region. Plus, there’s ample real-world experience to be had through our Integrated Clusters and Open Labs, our extensive network of undergraduate research opportunities, professional internships, national and international study programs, and service-learning and community service opportunities. You’ll graduate with the experience and skills employers desire.

Purdue University Global is the extreme personalization online university, providing students the competitive edge to advance in their chosen careers. It offers a hyper-tailored path for students to earn an associate, bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degree, based on their work experience, desired pace, military service, previous college credits and other considerations – no matter where they are in their life journey. Purdue Global serves more than 31,000 students (as of June 2020), most of whom earn their degree online. It also operates several regional locations nationwide. Purdue Global is a nonprofit, public university accredited by The Higher Learning Commission. It is affiliated with Purdue University’s flagship institution, a highly ranked public research university located in West Lafayette, Indiana. Purdue University also operates two regional campuses in Fort Wayne and Northwest, Indiana, as well as serving close to 6,000 science, engineering and technology students at the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) campus. For more information, please visit nursingRM.purdueglobal.edu .

UMA transforms the lives of students of every age and background across the State of Maine and beyond through access to high-quality distance and on-site education, excellent student support and civic engagement, and innovative professional and liberal arts programs.

Northern Vermont University is a two-campus institution of higher education that combines the best of our campuses' nationally recognized liberal arts and professional programs. At Northern Vermont University, our goal is to guide curious, motivated, and engaged students on their paths to success and their places in the world. As an NVU student, you’ll enroll at either our Lyndon or Johnson campus. If you’re a varsity athlete, you’ll play for your campus’ team – either the Lyndon Hornets or the Johnson Badgers. But while you’ll choose a home base, you will be able to take classes at both Lyndon and Johnson, on campus and virtually through our online and telepresence classrooms. Our campuses both offer in-demand degrees in business, criminal justice, education, psychology and human services, and much more. We also have programs and disciplines unique to each campus.

 

Northern Vermont University is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).

 

At Northern Vermont University, our curriculum isn’t confined to the classroom. It’s out in the community. It’s online. And it’s always tailored to the working world—starting year one, day one, with internships, site visits, exercises, travel, and collaborative research. Exploring your future careers, you’ll gain a greater sense for what’s out there—and be prepared to hit the ground running.

Here, you'll be guided through your academic experience by professors who are experts in their fields and dedicated teachers. Our creative, challenging curriculum combines theory with real-world experiences—internships, research, travel, and more—so that you'll graduate with the skills employers want and the ability to adapt to an ever-changing career marketplace.

 

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Are you or someone you know interested in full time Christian ministry?

Dayspring Bible College & Seminary is the perfect place for you!

Find out more here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Wyoming Catholic College forms students through a rigorous immersion in the primary sources of the classical liberal arts tradition, the grandeur of the mountain wilderness, and the spiritual heritage of the Catholic Church. Grounded in real experience and thoughtful reflection, our graduates love truth, think clearly, and communicate eloquently, engaging with the world as it is.

 

Wyoming Catholic College has a set four-year curriculum.  All students take the same courses in the same order.  There are no electives.  Students graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in the Liberal Arts by completing 140 credits.  The curriculum is divided into eight curricular tracks:  Humanities, Theology, Philosophy, Math/Science, Fine Arts, Latin, Trivium, and Leadership. Click on the links for inquiries or to find out about our Founders'  Scholarship competition.

NTI has been Maine’s leading trade career training school for over 25 years. That's because NTI staff and faculty believe the best way for students to learn is by doing. Students are taught by industry pros using a hands-on approach. So, graduates leave feeling confident in their skills.

 

NTI students also earn nationally recognized industry certifications that show employers that you know what you're doing.

Most programs are available for financial aid for those who qualify.

 

NTI's career training programs currently include:

  • HVAC/R Technician
  • Clinical Medical Assistant
  • Phlebotomy & EKG Technician
  • Medical Billing & Coding
  • Medical Office Assistant
  • Network Administration & Design
  • Commercial Truck Driving (CDL-A)

Start your career in months, not years at NTI.

Developing the potential in you is a top priority at Regent University—ranked among top national universities (U.S. News & World Report, 2022) and named a Tier 1 Homeschool Friendly School (Homeschool Legal Defense Association). Since 1978, we have prepared over 30,000 alumni to become accomplished professionals and principled Christian leaders. We can prepare you too. Choose from 150+ areas of study in high-demand fields, such as business, nursing, healthcare, cybersecurity, divinity, education, law, psychology, counseling, and communication. Whether earning your associate, bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral degree, you’ll enjoy our flexible and customizable degrees. Regent’s fully accredited, top-quality academics are conveniently available online or on campus (#1 Safest College in Virginia, YLS, 2021) in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Regent’s Early College Program enables high schoolers to get a jump-start on college credits. Through our Early College REP Program, you also can earn back tuition costs—dollar for dollar—valued up to $4,650. Plus, high schoolers enjoy a reduced tuition rate of $75 per credit hour through Fall 2021! Regent is also offering a $4,000 Homeschool Scholarship to all new on-campus, undergraduate students who graduate from a homeschool program. Take a virtual tour of our beautiful campus or schedule your personalized campus visit today.  

Why Kingswood? Because an education that prepares you for what matters most is so much more than a list of courses and a passing GPA. We know life change happens when we make the effort to develop in all areas of personal growth – mentally, spiritually, physically, emotionally, and relationally – and that’s what we want for you.

 

Prepare for your future with an accredited degree in Christian Counselling, Pastoral Ministries, Worship Arts, Business, Marketplace Ministry, Theology, Christian School Education, Evangelism & Compassion Ministry, Children/Youth and Family Ministry, Intercultural Studies, and Church Planting. Degrees are offered both on-campus and online.

 

As a home-educated student, you have received a unique educational experience that deserves an individualized assessment, our Kingswood guarantee. Information on requirements and supporting documents can be found on our Admissions Requirements webpage.  

 

If you are in high school and looking to get a head start on earning college credit, check out our online Early Enrolment program with courses offered at an affordable price of $100 (Canadian) per credit hour. 

 

We would love to have you connect with one of our Enrollment Counselors or schedule a virtual or in-person Campus Visit. For more information on our programs, please visit our Kingswood University website. 

Palm Beach Atlantic University is a Christian University in downtown West Palm Beach, Florida – just one mile from the Atlantic Ocean. We believe you were chosen for a purpose and we want to equip you to achieve your God-given calling. At PBA, you will feel truly known through our 12 to 1 student to faculty ratio and average class size of 17 students.  And you will feel understood too – about 20% of our students were homeschooled prior to attending PBA. We provide opportunities to discover and explore through nearly 100 majors and internship/experiential learning opportunities. You can even get started with PBA early through Dual Enrollment Online! Contact our Homeschool Liaison (and former homeschool student), Kelsey Fout at Kelsey_Fout@PBA.edu to find out more about PBA and Dual Enrollment Online. Check out the following links for more information and to apply!  Application Page; Campus Tour Video; Honors Website

Take your next step to a Christ-centered education today!

Earn high-school and college credits at the same time through Clarks Summit University’s High School Dual Enrollment! Get a step ahead (and save time and money too!) with online study options!

 

Become a Christ-Centered, Career-Ready Graduate.

Join our vibrant community who will encourage you every step of the way as you pursue the degree that matches your God-given interests and passions. We’re just a weekend trip away from Maine, in the northeast corner of Pennsylvania.

See how you fit here, at CSU!

 

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Request information about taking your next step at CSU!

 

Eastern Maine Community College provides the highest quality post-secondary technical, career, and transfer education, and serves as a dynamic community and economic resource. We offer over 30 one- and two-year program options, as well as short term and specialized training and retraining courses for business, industry, and community. From Automotive Technology and Plumbing to Criminal Justice and Fire Science, from Nursing and Surgical Technology to Culinary Arts and Liberal Studies, Eastern Maine Community College is dedicated to providing all students with a well-balanced education focused on problem-solving, decision making, communications, social understanding, computer applications, mathematics, and science.

 

With tuition starting at just $96 per credit hour, EMCC is proud to be one of the most affordable colleges in New England. Our online application is free and easy to fill out. We also offer flexible start dates throughout the year to make college work for you.

 

Apply for free at www.emcc.edu/apply and email admissions@emcc.edu with any questions.

Schedule a tour of our beautiful 72-acre campus in Bangor, Maine and imagine yourself here!

Are you looking for a small (less than 250 students), rural (located 40 minutes outside of Winnipeg, Manitoba) Christian university experience in Canada? A place where you get to explore different perspectives together as a community and grow in your relationship with Jesus Christ?

 

Making the change from homeschool to university may seem challenging. But studying in a smaller university, on a campus that is safe and peaceful without any distractions, may be the perfect place for you to get your university journey started. Being a small university means you can get the attention and assistance you need to succeed. And yes we have residence on-campus so you can live right here!

 

Have a look at what we have to offer! We would love to connect with you to hear what your goals are, and how Providence can help you get there. Here are some helpful links to get you started:

 

What can I study at Providence?  Can I play varsity sports at Providence?

What does the campus look like?  Can I schedule a time to talk to Providence about my goals?

 

The CLT Suite of Assessments are the only exams that are taken at home, online, and designed with homeschoolers in mind. They are user-friendly and accurate—not only can they be taken online at home and completed in two hours, they also provide a rigorous measure of academic formation, accomplishment, and potential. CLT provides a new standard that puts students in front of the thinkers and questions that have most meaningfully shaped culture. To get a 25% discount use code MAINE22.

Wherever your son or daughter decides to pursue a college degree, they will spend approximately 1,000 days on campus. Located in southwest Ohio and home to 4,715 students, Cedarville is committed to stewarding every one of those days because every student matters and every day matters! Through excellent education and intentional discipleship in submission to biblical authority, Cedarville will equip your student to make the most of each of those days. Every course in more than 150 programs of study is taught from a biblical worldview. Your student will graduate ready to make a Kingdom impact in their workplace, their church, and their community. And because we believe that every day matters, students can get a jump-start on their 1,000 days through online dual-credit courses while still in high school! Learn more at cedarville.edu/MaineHomeschool.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Interlochen Online is a virtual platform that brings the world-renowned Interlochen experience into your home, building a virtual bridge of connection to the world’s leading arts educators. Through dynamic, virtual instruction, students grades 2-12 will expand their capacity in music, theatre, dance, creative writing, visual arts, film, and interdisciplinary arts. Poised to emerge as the premiere online hub of creative energy, Interlochen Online evokes joy and intensity, while fostering an interactive and fun experience to achieve meaningful artistic growth. 

 

Through classes, enriching seminars, and individual sessions, Interlochen Online students are encouraged to explore, iterate, and take their skills to the next level. Engaging with peers who share their artistic passion and curiosity, Interlochen Online students will build community while fueling their creativity.

Gordon College is a distinctive blend: an outstanding nationally ranked liberal arts institution that retains its roots in the Christian faith, a strong residential community, and a splendid location—just north of the intellectual hub of Boston, and right near the shoreline of Cape Ann. Our faith is the foundation for all that we are—individually, collectively and institutionally. With a spirit of support and collaboration, we are set free in Christ to think critically, engage new ideas and pursue truth. Find out more at the links below.

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Asbury University is an interdenominational Christian liberal arts university committed to academic excellence and spiritual vitality. Our students study, worship and serve together on a residential campus in Wilmore, Kentucky, located just 20 minutes south of Lexington.

 

Asbury offers over 150 areas of study. Our university provides many opportunities for student involvement both on and off campus. Internships, study abroad programs, missions and community service opportunities are a standard part of our college experience. Our four-year major structure allows students to enroll in major classes in their freshman year of college. Our liberal arts approach to holistic education empowers students to easily combine majors and minors in a variety of ways that reflect their unique calling.

 

To apply to Asbury University, simply submit your online application and send us your high school transcript via email or ground mail. Because we are fully test optional, we do not require standardized test scores for admission or scholarships. We do not charge an application fee, so it's FREE to apply!

 

Asbury University offers a wide variety of scholarships, including a guaranteed academic scholarship based on GPA and an automatic Out-of-State Scholarship worth $2,000 per year. These scholarships are stackable with other types of financial aid, and our team works closely with every family to make sure students receive the most aid possible.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The University of Maine Early College Program gives Maine state-registered homeschool students the opportunity to register for 12 credits per year tuition free. UMaine offers over 100 online courses this spring. Subjects include Biology, Calculus, Computer Science, Dance, Outdoor Leadership, Philosophy, Political Science, STEM Research, and much more. Early College online career pathways are now available. Pathways are the gateway for students to explore career paths while earning up to 15 college credits. Each of our pathways is a concentration in individual areas combined with essential general education requirements. Learn from world-class professors at Maine’s only public research university with the most comprehensive academic offerings in the state. Applications for spring 2022 open October 25. Learn more at umaine.edu/earlycollege or call Kari Suderley, Early College Program Coordinator, at 207.581.8024. Get a head start on your college degree at Maine’s flagship university!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The University of Maine at Farmington is a small, residential campus peacefully nestled in the spectacular lakes & mountains region of western Maine, near Sugarloaf and Sunday River and smack in the middle of the best skiing, hiking, kayaking and rafting in the northeast. If you’re into the outdoors, this is the perfect place to spend your college years.

 

Maine’s Nationally Recognized Public Liberal Arts College The campus is in historic downtown Farmington, just a short walk away from coffee shops, funky stores, restaurants, banks, bookstores, a multi-screen movie theater and a whole lot more. Our perfect location combines the active outdoor lifestyle with the arts & smarts of a small college town. With enrollment at around 1,600 full-time students, UMF is about the same size as many of New England’s most selective private colleges and offers many of the same advantages, yet at a very affordable price — providing a tremendous college value in a spectacular natural setting. Established in 1864 as Maine’s first public institution of higher education.

 

 

 

 

You already know that you are the best architect of your education—Hampshire College will help you continue to guide your own learning experience. We offer narrative evaluations instead of grades; no majors or departments to limit your individual academic journey; and a unique divisional structure that incorporates portfolio reviews, papers, and projects—including a yearlong self-designed final project. Hampshire closely aligns with the home- and unschool experience: we're a natural extension of the best and most engaging parts of your education thus far! If you want to continue to forge your own path, take charge of your studies, and in the words of our founders, "Make your education, not just take it"? Hampshire is the place for you!

 

See why we're one of the original "Colleges That Changes Lives," hear how one in four of our alumni starts their own business or nonprofit, and learn how you'll benefit from our membership in the Five College Consortium, in the beautiful Pioneer Valley of western Massachusetts. Visit us in-person or virtuallyconnect with your regional counselor, and discover how we work with home- and unschooled students.

 

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Are you looking for a gap year, dual credit, or a full college experience? Ascend can accommodate you!

 

Ascend by Unbound is an intense college experience designed to catalyze, enable, and energize Christian homeschoolers. Ascend students don’t just get access to an air-tight academic plan to earn a bachelor’s degree, they become leaders and innovators with a world-class community that has their back.

 

Your student will get leadership opportunities, Christian community, registration and travel to live events, and rock-solid academics. Plans are flexible from                      9-30 college credits per year.

Husson University offers hands-on education in a supportive environment, with specialized labs and innovative learning spaces.  Learn more at Husson.edu.

 

For more information, view the video at this link: https://vimeo.com/497674258

 

 

Story Masters Film Academy offers online screenwriting and directing courses for high school students. All courses are taught by film industry pros — real screenwriters and directors with feature film and television credits and years of industry experience. And through our partnership with an accredited university, our high school courses are eligible to transfer for college credit! Learn more at 

story-masters.org.

Universities make a lot of promises but at the end of four years what do they really deliver? At Wentworth, we offer the educational programs for which there is a strong labor market demand that enables us to produce graduates who consistently bring extraordinary value to their organizations and to the world. We walk the talk with hands-on learning, required cooperative education experiences and caring faculty. Read on to discover our promise to you and our strategy to make these promises a reality.

 

Interested in a tour, you can take a n on-campus walking tour using your mobile device, or tour our campus virtually from the comfort of your home. You can also check out our campus map.

Castleton University has been dedicated to educating future leaders of Vermont and beyond since 1787. Today, Castleton has a tradition of providing cutting-edge education through a highly personalized approach that spans more than 230 years. Castleton offers associate, baccalaureate, and master's degree programs delivered face-to-face, online, and in cooperative learning models. You can choose from more than 75 career-focused programs of study in the liberal arts and sciences. At Castleton, you receive a well-rounded education that expands your horizons and teaches you to solve problems creatively. You also benefit from a first-rate classroom education paired with hands-on opportunities to improve your skills, gain valuable experience, and bolster your resume while you earn your degree. Our vibrant, close-knit community is a welcoming and supportive environment where individual differences are valued and respected, and you get the tools and resources needed to grow and thrive both academically and personally. When you ask students and alumni to describe Castleton, they often say it's their home away from home. We offer a small-university experience with many of the amenities of a mid-sized university. Our 28 varsity athletic teams provide many opportunities for student-athletes and fans alike. You will also find plenty of opportunities in our more than 100 clubs, activities, and intramural sport options, as well as a vibrant lineup of theater, music, lectures, and more in our Fine Arts Center. Our 11 residence halls offer an eclectic mix of suite-style, corridor-style, and pod-style living. We also provide themed housing for those who wish to share their space with other students with similar interests and lifestyles. Learn more about Castleton and how we can help you achieve your dreams. Together, we can change the world!

 

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Bring your Fearless Dreams to Life at the Best Priced Christian College in the Nation

Your future is full of potential—get equipped to face the unknown with courage! Houghton College is a nationally ranked Christian college of the liberal arts and sciences and the best-priced Christian college in the nation. With an enrollment of nearly 1,000 students, Houghton has equipped graduates for lifelong success since 1883 through customizable programs offered in Houghton and Buffalo, N.Y., and online. The College offers more than 50 undergraduate in-person and online programs, including Equestrian Management, Data Science, Engineering and Christian Ministries, as well as graduate programs in business, education and music.  Visit today!  Watch  Your Fearless Next Step | Houghton College - YouTube

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Through a partnership with the Maine Department of Education, the University of Maine at Machias Early College Program allows qualified homeschool students who have filed a letter of intent with the Maine DOE to take up to 12 credits per year tuition free. Students can take more than 12 credits per year at a rate of $138.25 per credit hour. Courses are offered online and on campus every semester and include the following subjects: algebra, anthropology, art, biology, business, calculus, English, GIS, psychology, statistics, and more.  UMaine Machias also offers Early College Career Pathways that guide students as they learn about major and career options. Students can apply for classes using our ExplorEC portal. Learn more at machias.edu/earlycollege or contact Christy Alley, Director of Early College, at ummearlycollege@maine.edu.