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Penn Foster Career School | Career Diplomas Online, High School GED and Distance Learning


Having market-relevant, real-world career skills is extremely important in getting the right job or launching a new career in today's competitive market. At Penn Foster Career School, you can get the up-to-date career skills that will prepare you for a career in a large variety of trade, business and technology fields. Penn Foster regularly updates their programs to reflect the most modern skills required to succeed in today's workplace. Penn Foster provides over 80 quality distance learning career education programs designed specifically to help students gain the job-specifc skills they’ll need to succeed in some of today’s fastest growing career fields.

As a Penn Foster student at you’ll be given the opportunity to study online, in print, or a combination of the two. You can decide which method best suits your learning style. And rest assured the staff and faculty at Penn Foster Career Schools are dedicated to helping you successfully complete your program and earn your diploma.

Penn Foster Career School is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Secondary Schools for our high school and vocational-technical programs. Penn Foster Career School is also accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC), which is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency. Penn Foster is licensed by the Pennsylvania State Board of Private Licensed Schools.


Penn Foster distance education programs include the following:

  • High School Diploma

Career Diplomas

Degree Programs

Associate in Specialized Business Degrees

  • Accounting
  • Applied Computer Science
  • Business Management
  • Criminal Justice
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Finance
  • Health Information Technology
  • Hospitality Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Marketing
  • Paralegal Studies

Associate in Specialized Technology Degrees

  • Civil Engineering Technology
  • E-Commerce Administration
  • Electrical Engineering Technology
  • Electronics Technology
  • Graphic Design
  • Industrial Engineering Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Multimedia and Design
  • PC Maintenance Technology
  • Veterinary Technician
  • Web Programming