Can my parents force me to go to a certain college?

Can my parents force me to go to a certain college?

No, they can’t force you to go to a college of their choice. All they can do is to refuse to pay for your choice, and to impose such sanctions as are within their power. They can refuse to pay for any college they don’t want, they can stop talking to you, they can kick you out of their house.

Can you get a scholarship while being homeschooled?

With their unique schooling, homeschool students may be eligible for scholarships based on their non-traditional education. There are several organizations, schools, and private donors that offer homeschool scholarships to help students obtain a college degree.

How do you tell parents I don’t want to go to college?

How to: Tell Your Parents You Don’t Want to go to College

  1. Butter Them Up a Little. Hey, we’re not saying you should bribe them with compliments.
  2. Schedule a Time. This is your life we’re talking about.
  3. Stay Calm. Look, we know that things can get a little heated.
  4. Have a Plan.
  5. Let Them See You Work.
  6. Remind them of the Money.
  7. Be Confident in Your Decision.

What to do if you dont wanna go to college?

So You Don’t Want to go to College: Bachelor’s Degree…

  1. Pursue vocational training. Trade schools offer vocational training that is a more direct route to many secure and high-paying jobs.
  2. Enroll in a bootcamp. No, we are not talking about the military (but that’s coming up later).
  3. Consider community college.
  4. Join the military.
  5. Take time to travel.
  6. Get an internship.

How do homeschoolers apply to college?

The Homeschooled Student’s Guide to Applying to College

  1. Keep a GPA and Detailed Records. Typically, a grade in a high school class is determined by comparing your performance to that of your peers or a standardized grading scale.
  2. Prepare Thoroughly for Standardized Tests.
  3. Start Thinking About Recommendations Early.
  4. Acknowledge Your Education, But Don’t be Defined By It.

Can you be forced to go to college?

No one can force you to go to college. If you are 18 you can leave your parents’ home and live where and how you want.