Cost of Attendance


Net Price

Penn Foster College Tuition and Fees

Let's answer your question, "How much is Penn Foster College tuition?"

So, the students, are supposed to complete an enrollment agreement every semester. When they send you the enrollment agreement, they mention the tuition fee for that semester, which is fixed. However, it is subject to change alternate semesters which will be informed to the students too.

The reason why the enrollment agreement mentions your tuition fee is because you get to choose the plan that you deem correct for you, and hence, they personalise the price for you too. That being said, you can rest assurfed that most of their courses have low tuition cost like many diplomas cost you lesser than $50 on an average. You can request more information based on the program you are joining, here.

For more information on it, please look at their college catalog.

Total Cost of Attendance

The average total cost of attendance will approximately be the tuition fee that you are paying! Other than a few non-refundable fees where they are applicable which in total comes upto approximately $420, you will only be paying for your internet. The teaching interface is also mobile friendly, so you can learn your lessons whenever!

Cost Per Credit Hour

DegreeYearCost per Credit hour
Undergraduate2020 - 2021$85

As we have mentioned before, Penn Foster College is an affordable place to learn. This is reflected in their degree and associate program cost per credit hour, which are in the range of $69 to $85, based on the course. Not only that, the undergraduate certificate programs offer courses for not more than $79 per credit hour based on what you are enrolling for.

Credits are the proof of you having taken a course during your term.

Online Degree Programs, Tuition and Cost Per Credit Summary

Degree TypeTotal Average TuitionAverage Tuition Per Credit
Undergraduate Certificate $1,264 $79
Bachelors $9,480 $79
Associate $5,056 $79

Penn Foster College offers 29 online programs across 12 Majors.

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