General Studies Online Curriculum

Penn Foster's General Studies Program consists of five courses that are designed for those looking to build fundamental knowledge and earn credits toward a college degree. Your lessons will cover Computer Applications, English Composition, and three electives of your choice.

General Studies

Undergrad. Cert. 9 months As low as $59/mo
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General Studies Online Curriculum

  • 15 credits
  • 5 courses

Estimated completion time:

  • Fast track = 9 months
  • Average time = 12 months

With Penn Foster, you can learn at whatever pace works best for you. Some learners will be more comfortable moving faster, and dedicating more time, and the fast track estimate will apply to them. The average track will apply to most learners who can dedicate a few hours per week to completing their coursework.

Note: We reserve the right to change program content and materials when it becomes necessary.

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