Colleges in Missouri are recruiting home-schooled students

The number of home-schooled students in Missouri has risen from 2,253 in 1998 to 5,409 in 2007.
Sunday, April 6, 2008 | 1:56 p.m. CDT; updated 4:58 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

COLUMBIA — Kayla Fox is a smart student. She is 17, lives in Columbia and is immersed in the process of searching for the right university.