Industries
Colleges

Increase enrollments, expand course offerings, and improve student outcomes with our online high school diploma and college course portfolio

Human Services

Enhance economic mobility for underserved and under-skilled youth and adult populations with our online education and skills training programs

Employers

Upskill your workforce, close skills gaps and improve employee retention with our education, skills training and apprenticeship programs

High Schools

Keep students engaged and improve graduation rates with our dropout retrieval, credit recovery, summer school, and softs skills training programs

Staffing Firms

Improve retention, increase placement rates, and expand earning potential for associates with our online education and upskilling solutions

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EmployBridge has helped over 30,000 associates learn new skills with their Better WorkLife initiative.

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Penn Foster brings middle skilled adult learners together with the institutions that support, serve, and hire them.
Penn Foster

Skills | Credentials | Apprenticeships

Penn Foster’s combination of skills, technology, and service provides the capabilities to meet your organization’s unique education and training needs.
  • 76% of graduates are employed or in college

    Access

    Learners have anytime, anywhere online access to course materials
  • 97% of graduates achieve the goals they set prior to starting Penn Foster

    Modular

    Modular training tailored to your specific organizational and employee needs
  • 89% of graduates feel well prepared to enter the workforce

    Experience

    Trusted training partners to 1,000+ organizations
  • 89% of graduates feel well prepared to advance their careers

    Support

    Including program design, demand, onboarding, profession, & reporting

Penn Foster Blog

  • How Training Can Meet the Challenges of the Hospitality Industry ·
    The hospitality industry is growing. It’s also feeling the pinch of the record-low unemployment rate and high workforce non-participation rates. To find and keep qualified workers, hospitality industry leaders must embrace training as a solution. Dara Warn, Chief Operating Officer at Penn Foster, shares some advice for what to look for in a training partner and how to help hospitality employees meet training goals. ...more
  • Will a Skills Gap Impact Your Industry in 2020? ·
    Is the skills gap real? Whether you believe it’s a business boogeyman that lurks in the dark imaginations of overworked hiring managers, or you see it as a problem for your LinkedIn connections, you might agree on this one thing: it won’t affect your industry. After all, roles at your company are in demand and you have more applicants than positions to fill. For now. In reality, it’s not some big, ominous thing. Rather, the skills gap is simply the gap between what employers want or need their employees to be able to do, and what they can actually do. ...more
  • Almost 70K Learners More Qualified for Their Next Best Careers After Penn Foster ·
    Spotify’s Wrapped has been shared across Instagram and social platforms like wildfire, sending premium users into a music-fueled trip down memory lane, reliving their band obsessions over the last year--and decade. This sent us down our own rabbit hole, slightly less musical but equally as capable of inspiring an emotional response to our learner’s ability to prepare for their next best career. Here’s a few of our favorite moments of 2019! ...more

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Partners

Employbridge
Bright Horizons
Learning Care Group
UAW-Ford
Workforce Solutions Dallas
Chicago Cred
Bluepearl
Baker & Taylor
California Steel Industries Inc.
CVS Pharmacy
Banfield Pet Hospital
Walgreens
National Guard Youth Challenge
Jevs Human Resources
VCA
Pima Medical Institute
Penske Corporation
Job Corps
YouthBuild
Dorsey Schools
The School Board of Polk County, FL
College of Business Technology