*Start for $1 offer applies to select programs.
Tuition and Payment Options
Penn Foster can help you get an education at a price you can afford. We even accept a range of payment methods.
Pay in Full
Another way to save with Penn Foster is by paying in full. If you choose our pay-in-full option, you'll save up to 35%. This one payment covers the entire cost of tuition, including books, course materials, and the support of our dedicated faculty.
Whether you want to pay your tuition in one payment, set up an automatic payment plan, or pay by mail, Penn Foster will work with you to create a plan that works. Whatever you choose, your tuition will include all learning materials and academic support from Penn Foster faculty. To find out more about our affordable tuition and flexible payment plans, call us at 1-800-275-4410 to speak with an admissions specialist, or you can chat online. We’re here to help.
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Check out more about our low tuition costs for our most popular programs:
Average monthly cost for these programs is just $50 or less
- High School Diploma
- Auto Repair Technician Career Diploma
- Certified Personal Trainer Career Diploma
- Dental Assistant Career Diploma
- Medical Administrative Assistant Career Diploma
- Medical Transcriptionist Career Diploma
- Motorcycle Repair Technician Career Diploma
Graduate with career-relevant skills
For more than 125 years, Penn Foster has offered a career-focused education at an affordable price. We give you access to the education that can help you pursue your goals, plus low monthly payments, all textbooks and learning aids included, and a student Community that goes where you go.
There's no need to take time off from work or travel long distances. With over 133,000 students, there is always someone there for you. Students who want a quality education, a self-paced approach and a supportive, connected Community choose Penn Foster.
Enroll in a certificate program and make monthly payments as low as $39. Start working toward a diploma today for as little as $1. You can even earn an associate or bachelor's degree in more than 20 high demand areas, and at an affordable price.