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Home School

You are considered a Home School student if you:

  • attend an accredited home school program.
  • attend an unaccredited home school program or;
  • unaccredited high school program.

Admissions Requirements

  • Freshman Index of at least 1830. Freshman Index is calculated as:

SAT FI = (HS GPA x 500) + SAT Verbal+SAT Math

ACT FI = (HS GPAx500) + (ACT Composite x 42) + 88

  • No more than 3 Required High School Curriculum deficiencies (RHSC).
  • SAT or ACT scores:

Old SAT (taken before March 2016)

  • Minimum 330 Critical Reading
  • Minimum 310 Math

New SAT (taken March 2016 or after)

  • Minimum 19 Reading
  • Minimum 360 Math


  • 12 English
  • 14 Math

convert your new sat scores

Required Documents

  1. Completed application(below), and $30 fee
  2. Official Final High School Transcript
  3. Official SAT or ACT Scores
  4. Satisfactory ACCUPLACER Exam scores, if necessary
  5. Homeschool Portfolio (only for students graduating from unaccredited programs.)

Once we have received all required documents, we will evaluate your file for acceptance.

Application Deadlines and Fees

You should submit all required application materials before the PREFERRED deadlines.

Fall Semester: July 15

Spring Semester: December 1

Summer Semester: May 1

For more information, contact the Office of Admissions at or (678)359-5021.