Penn Foster High School is regionally accredited by the Middle States Commission on Secondary Schools for its high school and vocational-technical programs.
Penn Foster High School has met the high standards of integrity and performance set by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC), Washington, D.C., and is nationally accredited. The DEAC is a voluntary association of accredited home study schools, which was founded in 1926 to promote sound educational standards and ethical business practices within the home study field.
Penn Foster High School has been reviewed and approved as an Authorized Provider of continuing education and training programs by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). This means students can earn CEUs for Penn Foster programs completed. CEUs serve as a nationally recognized unit of measure for continuing education and training.