Take the first steps towards a career in child care while you earn your high school diploma online with Penn Foster High School. The Child Care Professional Career Pathway program allows you to work toward a diploma or degree in child care and early childhood education. Your concentration electives in the High School Diploma with Child Care Professional program are transferable to the Penn Foster Child Care Professional Career Diploma program.
This program requires a minimum of 8th grade education.
School Accreditation Statement
Penn Foster Accreditation and Licenses
- Penn Foster Career School and Penn Foster High School are regionally accredited by the Commission on Secondary Schools of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. And, nationally accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC).
- Penn Foster Career School and Penn Foster High School are licensed by the Pennsylvania State Board of Private Licensed Schools.
- Penn Foster College is nationally accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC) and licensed by the Arizona State Board for Private Postseconday Education.