Penn Foster Career School is accredited for non-degree granting postsecondary programs by the Commission on Secondary Schools of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA. 215-662-5603 www.msa-cess.org.
Penn Foster High School is regionally accredited for grades 9 through adult by the Commission on Secondary Schools of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA. 215-662-5603 www.msa-cess.org.
Penn Foster Career 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.
The Distance Education Accrediting Commission is also a recognized member of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
Penn Foster Career 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.