Penn Foster College

Online & Distance Learning

Penn Foster CollegePenn Foster College is one of the oldest and largest distance education learning institutions worldwide and offers Bachelor's Degrees, Associate Degrees, and Undergraduate Certificate programs in a number of career areas.

Attending Penn Foster is the perfect choice for the adult learner, whether you are looking for new skills, a career change, or want to advance your current career. You can attend Penn Foster without having to rearrange or adjust your schedule.

You study at home and learn at a speed that is comfortable for you. Through flexible online study options, you get to choose when, how, and what you want to learn. At Penn Foster, you will gain the skills needed for a career in the fast growing fields of business, health care, technology, criminal justice, or education.

No matter what area you choose to study, Penn Foster ensures that you receive current training. The college continually monitors advances in the field and updates programs to reflect the modern methods used in the workplace. Not only do you learn current marketplace skills, you also develop critical thinking, writing, and mathematical abilities.

As you learn and familiarize yourself with new skills and abilities, feel free to contact an instructor at any time. They are there to continually support you, offering help and advice whenever you may need it. Everything is at your fingertips; you control your education.

Penn Foster College's distance education learning is affordable, current, and convenient. Through their partnership with Career Cruising, who specialize in career development, Penn Foster can help you take your skills to the next level. Once you begin your program, you can take advantage of employment resources that are designed to help you find the right job. You will also gain access to information that will help you prepare for resume writing and interviewing, as well as help you gain insight into the salary you could expect in your field of interest. You will graduate ready to fly in a new direction with your career.

At Penn Foster College, the sky is the limit! Explore the program options available today.

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Penn Foster College - Associate Degrees


  • Accounting
  • Business Management
  • Fashion Merchandising*
  • Finance
  • Human Resources Management
  • Marketing
  • Retail Management


  • Early Childhood Education*


  • Construction Technology
  • Engineering Technology
  • Industrial Electronics and Electrical Maintenance Technology

Health Services

  • Health Care Management*
  • Veterinary Technician
  • Criminal Justice*
  • Paralegal Studies*


  • Computer Information Systems
  • Graphic Design*
  • PC Maintenance Technology

Penn Foster College - Bachelor Degrees


  • Business Management

Legal Studies

  • Criminal Justice

Penn Foster College - Undergraduate Certificate


  • Accounting
  • Business Management
  • General Studies
  • Human Resources


  • Foundation Skills for Technology


  • Graphic Design

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Penn Foster College Accreditation

*Residents of Minnesota will receive the Associate of Applied Science upon completing this program.