Preparing for College

AP Tests for Homeschooled Student

Question: I am a homeschooled sophomore. What constitutes a AP course? I have elected the hardest courses that are available to me. Will the Ivy League colleges take this into account even though technically they are not AP courses? Would taking some AP tests be good?

Taking AP exams is a great idea for homeschoolers. College admission officials realize that some homeschooled students pursue a very rigorous curriculum, and some do notâ€"very much the way it is for students who attend traditional high schools.

Keep reading Show less