This week on The Homeschool Highschool Podcast Episode 53: Starting the College Search.
Homeschool Highschool Podcast Episode 53: Starting the College Search
Junior year and early senior year are important times for homeschool highschoolers to be serious about the college search. Even before then, the family can have discussions about wishes, requirements and expectations.
How do you clarify those wishes, requirements and expectations from the parent? How do you make sure your teen knows what they truly want and need from their college experience?
Of course, Step One is choosing a college major. Every college has different specialities. Once a major is chosen, some colleges will be eliminated. Download this helpful freebie from Vicki Tillman Coaching to get started on college majors.
Step Two is discussion of finances:
- Who is going to pay for what?
- Are there limits?
- What is available locally and away?
- Should your homeschool high schooler consider community college? Here is a helpful post when mulling over that decision.
- What will FAFSA cover? Scholarships?
Step Three is doing some internet searches and virtual visits.
Step Four is visit in person! Don’t skip this step
Join Sabrina, Vicki and Kym for a helpful discussion about starting the college search.