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3 Reasons to Become a Diesel Mechanic

If you like working with your hands, are detail-oriented, and have strong troubleshooting skills, becoming a diesel mechanic could be the perfect career path for you! Learn about the benefits of the job in this blog.

Desiree Sinkevich

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Your Guide to Credit Recovery for High School

Are you close to graduating but missing a few credits? Whether you're planning to go to college, start a career, or just finish your high school diploma, Penn Foster High School can help you get the credits you need.

Lauren Ambrosio

Lauren Ambrosio

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New Year, New Career: 10 Tips for Changing Careers in 2024

Is a new career on your bucket list for 2024? Learn more about what steps you need to take to start a new job, exploring industries that you’re interested in, and finding the right job for you!

Desiree Sinkevich

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Your Step-by-Step Guide to Becoming a Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy technicians play an important role in a pharmacy, assisting pharmacists in filling prescriptions and working with customers. Learn more about what pharmacy techs do, how to become one, and more!

Desiree Sinkevich

Des Sinkevich

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Your Veterinary Assistant Career Guide (Salary, Job Duties, & Requirements)

Veterinary assistants play an important role in vet clinics, specialty practices, and emergency care. Learn more about the average vet assistant salary, how to become a vet assistant, and how to decide if this career is the right one for you.

Desiree Sinkevich

Des Sinkevich

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What Jobs Can You Get With an Associate Degree?

Explore how associate degrees can help you meet your education and/or career goals. Uncover popular programs, salaries, completion times, costs, and unique benefits in this guide.

Lauren Ambrosio

Lauren Ambrosio

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Jobs in Healthcare Management & Healthcare Administration: Your Career Guide

Start your healthcare management adventure with an AAS degree! Our guide maps out key roles, skills, and steps to thrive in this exciting field. Discover the possibilities!

Lauren Ambrosio

Lauren Ambrosio

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What’s the Difference Between Associate and Bachelor’s Degrees?

What’s the difference between Associate of Applied Science (AAS) and Bachelor of Science (BS) degrees? Can't decide which degree is right for you? We'll break down the two types of degrees and help you figure out which is the right fit for your future education and career goals.

Nicole Krempasky

Nicole Krempasky

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15 Tips for Online Learning (Your Guide to Taking Online Classes)

Online learning can be great for many students because it offers flexibility. But there can also be challenges that come along with it. In this guide, you’ll learn everything you need to know about online learning and if it’s right for you.

Nicole Krempasky

Nicole Krempasky

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What to Do If You Fail a Penn Foster Exam

You’ve studied and prepared for your test as much as possible and you know the material like the back of your hand. But when you finish the exam, you realize you’ve actually failed. You’re shocked and disappointed. You worked so hard, and for what? Before beating yourself up for failing or stressing about whether or not you’re cut out for school, here’s a few things you should know about failure and what you can do about it.

Desiree Sinkevich

Des Sinkevich

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