How It Works
Penn Foster online classes are designed to allow you to study independently; you will access your initial study materials online using your Student ID #, and if you have any questions about your program, please contact our toll-free instructional support hotline at (800) 888-273-8255.
Does Penn Foster send out books?
A. The majority of Penn Foster’s programs require access to a computer and the Internet, but many of them also include books/study units that are mailed to students, as well as the option of doing work study or a practicum in the field.
Is Penn Foster taken seriously?
That means that the work you do with Penn Foster is completely legal, and the classes and credits you earn can often transfer to other schools, preparing you to take the next step toward achieving your career and academic goals.
Can you cheat on Penn Foster?
You are expressly prohibited from using Content to cheat on Penn Foster educational tests or assignments, to assist or facilitate cheating by others, or to compromise the integrity of Penn Foster educational programs or Penn Foster students’ educational experience in any way.
What happens if you fail a Penn Foster course?
You can only do one retake for each exam, and Penn Foster considers the higher grade the official grade on your transcript. Whether you’re thinking about enrolling in a Penn Foster program or you’re currently enrolled in one, you might be worried about what happens if you fail an exam. Do you fail the entire class?
Do employers recognize Penn Foster degrees?
Penn Foster does not guarantee job placement once you have completed the program; most employers do not recognize nationally accredited schools.
How fast can you finish Penn Foster?
Penn Foster High School will award you a diploma once you have completed all of your courses; you can graduate in as little as three years, or you can finish in as little as nine months for each year of high school you require if you qualify for credit from previous schooling.
How much is Penn Foster a month?
Enroll in a certificate program and make monthly payments as low as $49. You can even earn an associate or bachelor’s degree in more than 20 high-demand fields for as little as $1.
Is there a test at the end of Penn Foster High School?
Is there a final exam at Penn Foster? You take an exam at the end of each lesson, and a proctored final exam is required at the end of each semester; our education department can help you make local arrangements.
How many exams can you take a week on Penn Foster?
Finally, Penn Foster High School will limit each student to no more than 15 exams per calendar week (Sunday through Saturday) in order to help them reach their full learning potential.
What grade does Penn Foster start at?
Students must have completed the eighth grade to enroll in Penn Foster High School.
Does fafsa accept Penn Foster?
We are unable to accept the same forms of aid as many major universities, whether in the form of student loans or grants, such as the Pell Grant, available through FAFSA. Although no financial aid is accepted, we do offer affordable monthly payment options with 0% interest.
What states is Penn Foster accredited?
Penn Foster College is a small liberal arts college in Pennsylvania.