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Penn Foster - Pennsylvania, Scranton - Lessons and grading

Posted: 2015-11-18 by    librar
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes
Below is an example of the "teaching" at Penn Foster Teachers are just graders who have no knowledge of the lessons they are grading. Some lessons have not been updated in years. Many of the programs have some of the same "filler" material that has nothing to do with what...


Posted: 2014-02-13 by    Anastacio Cabrales
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes
On 12/13/2013 I called PennFoster to cancel my Bookkeeping course which I never started since I was out of the country. After paying a $50 downpayment and 5 monthly installments of $45 each, I called them and confirmed with an email my desire to discontinue the course. They said I was entitled...

Penn Foster - took money after i cancelled

Posted: 2013-10-21 by    salinahicks
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
two weeks ago i cancelled my subscription with penn foster education, because i no longer could afford to pay for it and did not have internet to do the online work they said they would send me a bill for opting out contract i said ok well they took there monthly payment any way and won't...

Penn Foster High School Course - Charged $ & put bad credit report after only 1 wk of enrollment

Posted: 2013-10-18 by    DeborahLL
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes
My daughter Angela Hinojosa joined and payed down payment on Penn Foster High School program. She decided she wanted to go to a College here in San Antonio, Tx. and receive her GED. Well she called after a week or two later wanting to cancel & they charged her $250.00 dollars which by the way...

Penn Foster Career School - Pennsylvania, Scranton - Scam/Fraud/Abuse

Posted: 2013-07-18 by    Russell Day
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
Anonymous writer: To all the public be aware!

Do not enroll at Penn Foster school they will scam your money and if you complaint put a summons on you for no reason by a Judge by the name of Judge Paul J Ware whom thinks he is Gods gift to humanity that no one should be allowed...

Penn Foster - Florida, Miami Gardens - Forced to buy books

Posted: 2013-07-04 by    SotoRon
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes
My son was enrolled in Job Corps program finishing High School credits, this program helps youth who want and are interested better their lives and is also paid by the government, after two years of my son being in the program he was kicked out of the program due to lack of not being able to...

Penn Foster - Wrongly Accused of Account

Posted: 2013-07-01 by    JLittle75
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
I have never had an account with Penn Foster. My son and I have the same names but his includes II. For some reason NOBODY includes the II on his name. He enrolled in this school but because THEY DO NOT have a Social Security Number on File THEY WILL NOT take HIS bill off of MY credit report....

Penn Foster - Texas - no shipments recieved

Posted: 2012-12-04 by    jessica gray
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
i have done payed thses people three months payments of $48.00 an i have not recieved any shipment from them for my daughters schooling now i would like to have all my money returned to me because if im going to have pay for the schooling i want the shipments of book an not have my daughter...

Russell Day Penn Foster Chairman - Pennsylvania, Scranton - ABUSE!!!!!!

Posted: 2012-10-02 by    PENN FOSTER A SCAM!!!!
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes

Penn Foster - Pennsylvania, Scranton - Wrongfully Accused!

Posted: 2012-09-10 by    NOT A GOOD SCHOOL!
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
This complaint is in regards to Penn Foster a so called good school! However, their director of education chairperson Russell Day repeatedly accused me of asking repeated personal questions to the instructors which was a total lie! He instigated that I had been asking personal questions to the...

Penn Foster - Texas - wrongful charge

Posted: 2012-06-19 by    sandraww
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 1 votes
My daughter called Penn Foster and got information on classes back in 2002. A collections company started putting this bogus $69 charge on my credit report back in 2009. After disputing it repeatedly and never being able to get them to remove it I finally gave in and paid the $69 bogus charge...

Penn Foster - Tennessee, decherd - info

Posted: 2012-06-08 by    julie gilliam
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes
In 2006 i ask for info about some classes that i thought i might had been interested in enrolling in and i got charged for something i never enrolled into or the info . so now this school has showed up on my credit report and saying I owe them 1, 000.00 dollars. this is bull crap and i want...

Penn Foster/high School Transcript - Transcript

Posted: 2012-02-08 by    JC77
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 1 votes
In 1994 when Penn Foster was under another name I graduated high school from the previous company. Then a few years ago I signed up for some career courses and decided not to pursue any further with the studies so a few years ago when I asked for my transcripts they didn't want to give...

Penn Foster - Terrible Customer Service

Posted: 2011-08-24 by    DegreeSeeker12
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes
I absolutely never write reviews, but I feel I need to after my experience with the "Enrollment Advisor" at Penn Foster. In calling the school, which they suggest you do by putting the "Call an Enrollment Advisor, " button on their website, I learned just how rude people can actually be.

Penn Foster - Accounting/Billing Problem

Posted: 2011-06-25 by    hoss1
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
I attended penn foster over 9 years ago and cancelled my enrollment and sent their stuff back to them and they are still on my back about it.
The statute of limitation ran out on the fair credit reporting act 2 years ago and it should have been removed from my credit report but, these...

Penn Foster - Pennsylvania - access to courses

Posted: 2011-06-09 by    Kirsten Kepp
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 2 votes
About three weeks ago I paid off my daughter program at Penn Foster. I was late with payments so they denied her access to her classes (which is understandable). It has now been three weeks and she doesn't have access to her classes. When I spoke to a representative about this, they informed...

Penn Foster Career School - Scam Giant!

Posted: 2011-06-01 by    Darth Frodo
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 1 votes
To begin I would like to say this. this is a negative "review" also known as a complaint:) If you even act like you're thinking of doing this school don't.

They only accept credit cards which should pop out and say "scam" automatically. If you don't do it they will...

Penn Foster - Maryland - Money

Posted: 2011-04-13 by    Christine1184
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes
I paid alot of money for the cerfication in Child Pyschology to them and because I maintain a 70 average they said I failed the course, I asked if I could do it over again then said no I ask for a refund because I paid in full they told me they dont do that I told them this was a rip off and...

Penn Foster College - Lied and Cheated Me of Transfer Credits

Posted: 2011-04-05 by    Pennfosterpunisher
Complaint Rating:  80 % with 5 votes
Penn Foster College is a big scam. Connie Dempsey is a tramp who knows nothing about directing education. The people at Penn Foster College are a bunch of losers who are jealous of their students' educational accomplishments and try to put down students in order to cheat them of previous...

Penn Foster Career School - Their credit copamy keeps calling

Posted: 2011-03-29 by    TrokN82
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
I have never taken a Penn Foster course although I did ask for info only some time ago. Now I am getting two calls a day from USCB of Scranton Pa which is their collection company. The bad part is that they are always asking for someone that is not now or ever been in my house nor do I know...

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