You can be confident in the credibility of our school. Penn Foster Career School is both nationally and regionally accredited. These prestigious forms of accreditation mean that Penn Foster has met the high standards required by these bodies. We operate with the highest level of integrity, so our graduates can benefit from an accredited education. Employers and colleges are more likely to hire and accept graduates of accredited schools.
Penn Foster Career School is licensed by the Pennsylvania State Board of Private Licensed Schools.
Penn Foster Career School is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC). The Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency.
Penn Foster Career School has been approved as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500, McLean, VA 22102. In obtaining this approval, Penn Foster Career School has demonstrated that it complies with the ANSI/IACET Standards, which are widely recognized as standards of good practice internationally. As a result of their Authorized Provider membership status, Penn Foster Career School is authorized to offer IACET CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standards.
Approved for veterans' education benefits
Many Penn Foster programs are approved for veterans' education benefits. Reservists may also qualify for veterans' education benefits. If you think you may be eligible, check with your local or regional VA office. All Penn Foster programs are affiliated with DANTES
, which qualifies U.S. military personnel for tuition reimbursement.
Better Business Bureau
Penn Foster Career School is a Better Business Bureau accredited business with a BBB Rating of A+.