Learn the skills you need to start a career as a Freelance Writer — at home, at your own pace.
You need certain skills to begin a career in Freelance Writing. The Penn Foster Freelance Writer Program helps you learn them quickly and conveniently. You will learn about:
- The business of writing and getting in the writing habit
- Reference sources for writers, types of fiction and nonfiction
- Using the Writer’s Market
- Submitting manuscripts and working with agents and editors
And you’ll learn it all at home – no classroom needed! You’ll get valuable information about how to set up your own home office and begin your Freelance Writing business.
Start a creative career in the growing field of Freelance Writing.
With the right credentials, you can:
- Work for clients such as advertising agencies and newspapers.
- Work for publishing and printing houses and magazines.
- Get published by pharmaceutical companies and online publishers.
Demand for Freelance Writers will increase 6% by 2020.* A career as a Freelance Writer holds opportunities for growth and change as new markets with special niches are developed, appealing to readers with special interests. Freelance Writing makes up much of the content of online publications.
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Earn your Diploma from regionally and nationally accredited Penn Foster Career School. Over 13 million students have enrolled in our programs, making Penn Foster one of the largest and most respected distance learning institutions in the world.
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There’s never been a better time to start working toward a new career or business of your own. And you can start immediately – today if you want.
At Penn Foster, you can train for a new career at a price that won’t break the bank.
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*Growth figures represent a ten-year period ending 2020. Source: “Occupational Outlook Handbook,” a publication of the U.S. Department of Labor. Statements found in the United States Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook are not a guarantee of any post-graduation salary, in part because the data used to create the Occupational Outlook Handbook includes workers from differing educational backgrounds, levels of experience, and geographic areas of the country.