You can be confident in the credibility of our school. Penn Foster’s Veterinary Technician Associate Degree program is fully accredited by the Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA) of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA). This accreditation “represents the highest standard of achievement for veterinary medical education in the United States. Institutions that earn accreditation confirm their commitment to quality and continuous improvement through a rigorous and comprehensive peer review”*
Additionally, Penn Foster College is nationally accredited. This prestigious form of accreditation means that Penn Foster has met the high standards required by the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC). We operate with the highest level of integrity, so our graduates can benefit from an accredited education. Employers are more likely to hire and accept graduates of accredited schools.
Penn Foster College is licensed by the Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education and is authorized to award Associate of Science, Bachelor of Science Degrees, and Undergraduate Certificates.
Penn Foster College has met the high standards of integrity and performance set by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC) in Washington, D.C. 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.
College Credit Recommendations
The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT) has evaluated and recommended college credit for many Penn Foster College courses. The American Council on Education, the major coordinating body for all the nation's higher education institutions, seeks to provide leadership and a unifying voice on key higher education issues and to influence public policy through advocacy, research, and program initiatives. For more information, visit the ACE CREDIT website.
All Penn Foster College programs are affiliated with DANTES, which qualifies U.S. military personnel for tuition reimbursement.
Better Business Bureau
Penn Foster College is a Better Business Bureau accredited business with a BBB Rating of A+.