Why Should You Get Your High School Diploma
You can succeed in school and earn a diploma from Penn Foster. Graduating with a High School Diploma is a big achievement. You'll be proud of the knowledge and skills you gained and you’ll have new opportunities to get a better job or a new career, or to continue your education.
High School Diploma Jobs & Careers
As a high school graduate, you will be proud of the knowledge and skills you gained and your new opportunities, whether it’s a diploma, a new job, or a better career. Choose the courses you want to take from a range of electives, including art, music, career concentrations and more.
High School Students Are Determined
Here are a few qualities that effective high school students have in common:
- It takes focus and a self-motivated attitude to accomplish goals.
- Students need to keep their study materials and coursework in the right place.
- Teachers and fellow students rely on you to work hard and complete coursework.
- You are motivated to accomplish goals on your own.
- You work hard despite any obstacles that can get in the way.
Home School Requirements for High School
Any student who is of compulsory age must also comply with home school requirements dictated by their school district, or students will be considered truant. You need to check the requirement of your district to ensure the Penn Foster High School Program meets the district's home school requirements.
Get Started on Your Diploma Immediately
You can enroll in the program right now if you are at least 14 years old and have an eighth grade education.
If you want to earn your diploma but aren’t sure that our general High School Diploma Program is right for you, then check out these other Penn Foster programs: