Hi Dickson, I was in the exact same situation in 2015. My husband was found to have a "scar" during our medical on July 28th and his clearance came on Oct 8th. IOM people are jerks. He is presently in USA adjusting status. Its been 3 years. If your mom is the principal applicant, there is...
The other way is to get an ABE certificate and then enroll for ACCA.
This is where she went.