Foundations in College Prep for Self-Study

Foundations in College Prep for Self-Study

Help Your High Schooler Prepare for College

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$ 29 .99
Reg. $89.99


College:  It’s an exciting time. It’s an educational time. But let’s be honest—it’s an expensive time. In this online self-study course, Anthony ONeal shows your high schooler that graduating with a debt-free degree is possible! He debunks the myth that to be a student you must have a student loan, gives advice on how to select your dream school (spoiler alert: it’s the one you can afford!) and walks through his step-by-step process to start out right. This online course is appropriate for ages 14-18.


How It Works:

Once you purchase the curriculum, you’ll receive a link and a unique online class code. Follow the instructions on the email to register. You’ll have access to the online course for one year beginning when you first redeem the class code.


If I have multiple children can they all use the same copy of the curriculum?

The Self-Study edition of the curriculum is intended for one student as the assessments included in the course can only be completed once.


Curriculum Features:

  • Fully digital content—all you need is a computer or tablet and internet access
  • Stand-alone chapters that can be used in any order

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Anthony ONeal

About Anthony ONeal

At age 19, Anthony ONeal was deep in debt and short on hope with no direction of where his life was headed. But after hitting rock bottom, he turned his life around and committed to helping students find and pursue their passions. Since 2003, Anthony has helped thousands of students make good decisions with their money, relationships, and education to live a well-balanced life.

He is the author of the national bestselling books, Debt-Free Degree: The Step-by-Step Guide to Getting Your Kid Through College Without Student Loans and The Graduate Survival Guide: Five Mistakes You Can’t Afford to Make in College.

Product Details

Number of Assessments: 9
Number of Chapters: 4
Certificate of Achievement: No
Hours of Video: 1.5
Approximate Time Needed to Complete the Course: 6-7 hours
Applicable for School Credit: We provide educational content. We do not provide course credit; however, you may submit a request for course credit to your teen’s school or education system. Once your teen completes the course in its entirety, you may email to request a certificate of completion. Please allow 2-3 business days for delivery of the certificate. The awarding of course credit is at the school’s or education system’s discretion.

Course Overview: 

  • Module 1: A Debt-Free Degree 
    • Introduces the concept and purpose of going to college without loans, outlines the realities of the student loan crisis in the U.S. today, and gives an overview of the step-by-step plan that will help students graduate debt-free. 
  • Module 2: Is College Really Worth It?
    • Examines the ins and outs of both traditional four-year degrees and other alternatives, like trade school, certifications, and community college. This module encourages critical thinking about students’ career goals, and the types of training and education that will help them get there.
  • Module 3: Paying for College
    • Covers the financial details of going to college debt-free by exploring FAFSA, scholarships, grants, work-study, and other work options. This module also discusses college entrance exams and the key differences between the ACT and SAT.
  • Module 4: Six Steps to a Debt-Free Degree
    • Goes more in-depth on each of the six steps that are needed in order to go to college without loans: take debt off the table; create a vision; research and prep; pick an affordable school; work, save and behave; and walk the stage debt-free. Students will get clarity on what they need to do next to put this plan into action.


Are there assessments?

Yes! The Self-Study edition includes pre-chapter and post-chapter assessments that can be taken once. These are auto-graded, so students can see their score as soon as they finish the test.

I have multiple children. Can they all use the same copy of the curriculum?

The Self-Study edition of the curriculum is intended for one student as the assessments included in the course can only be completed once. 

How long do I have to activate my course?

You can take all of the time you need to activate your course (don't forget about it though!) but once activated you have one year to complete your course before your access expires.

Shipping & Delivery

Online Access Code

When you purchase a voucher item, you'll receive an email after completing your order. In this email you'll be provided both a link and a unique online access code. To access your product, click on the link and enter your unique voucher code when prompted.