Academic Information

Penn Foster Career School is one of the oldest and largest distance learning institutions in the world. The school provides programs and services that are designed to meet the unique learning needs of the adult learner. Our programs teach current marketplace skills, which can help students prepare for a wide variety of vocational positions.

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Connecting to Career Experts

Penn Foster supports your academic experience with a number of resources and services to help you plan for your career. Learn what it takes to meet real-world demands and find a job.

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Career School Grading System

Penn Foster Career School uses a number-letter system of grading, with number grades being assigned to examinations and letter grades to completed courses.

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Penn Foster Career School Student Catalog

You’ll find all of our academic policies, procedures, and requirements in the course catalog. You can also use our catalog to view all of our program curriculums, course descriptions, faculty bios, and more.

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Consumer Information

The mission of Penn Foster is to empower adult learners to advance or change their careers, learn a new skill, or gain personal satisfaction. The school strives to fulfill this mission by providing breadth and depth of courseware, applicable technology, and a wide array of flexible services aimed at the needs of adult learners.

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