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Accredited High School to Fit Your Life

Online high school that can help you prep for college, finish your diploma, or start a new career.

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Access courses 24/7 on your computer, tablet, or mobile devices


Nationally accredited by the DEAC and Cognia


Learn on your own time, around your schedule

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Earn Your High School Diploma Online

Earning your high school diploma¹ can open new doors. On average, workers with a high school diploma earn almost $9,000 more annually than those without

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Take Only the Classes You Need

Whether you only need a few credits to graduate from your current high school, want to take summer classes to get ahead, or just refresh your knowledge in more academically challenging classes, Penn Foster High School can help. Enroll in the classes you need and complete your studies around your schedule, from home.

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What is Accreditation & How Does it Help You Get a Job or Apply to College?

Quality Assurance and Standards: Accreditation is a seal of approval indicating the institution provides a quality education recognized on a regional, national, or international level.


Enhanced Credibility and Recognition: Graduating from an accredited institution or program can impact a candidate's credibility in the job market. Employers may prefer to hire graduates whose education aligns with the recognized standards of their industry, as it assures them of the candidate’s competent background. For college applications, accreditation affirms the legitimacy and educational value of your previous schooling, which is crucial for transfer credits and college admissions.


Access to Opportunities: For students, attending an accredited institution or program can ensure that they receive an education that meets widely accepted standards. For college applications, accreditation can affirm the legitimacy and educational value of your previous schooling, which is crucial for transfer credits and admissions.

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High School Diploma + English Language Training

Improve your English online and on your schedule while earning an accredited high school diploma.

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Capacitación en idioma inglés y diploma de escuela secundaria

Mejora tu inglés en línea y en tu horario mientras obtienes un diploma acreditado de escuela secundaria.
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Get a Head Start on Career Training

Through our career pathways electives, you can get a head start on training for a new job or preparing for college as part of your high school diploma. Choose from 11 pathways to help you take the next steps toward the job you want after graduation.

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Student Success Stories

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Mckayla O. 

Penn Foster Graduate, 2023

“When life got hard, Penn Foster made it easier. Self paced, around the clock support, and the best platform to focus on your studies.”

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Darci E. 

Penn Foster Graduate, 2023

“The online program was very easy to navigate and being able to finish based on my schedule was great. There were tools to help stay on track and the teachers were always helpful and quick to respond.”

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Alexa G. 

Penn Foster Graduate, 2023

“Penn Foster was an amazing experience for me and allowed me to finish school while having the ability to work and make my own schedule. Penn Foster showed me school can be stress free and enjoyable!”

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Over 130 Years of Educating Learners

Penn Foster High School’s respected, accredited online high school diploma helps students of all ages succeed thanks to a self-paced, easy-to-access program and a dedicated support staff. 96% of Penn Foster High School students* say they are proud to be learning at Penn Foster High School.

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