The College for Financial Planning’s Graduate Certificates provide you with the depth of knowledge necessary in subject areas that are relevant for the true professional, enabling you to not only better serve your clients, but to also have more confidence in the guidance that you do provide. Develop real-world critical thinking and problem-solving skills that are immediately applicable in your practice.
The Graduate Certificate in Personal Financial Planning provides a well-rounded approach to the planning process, covering a broad range of topics on the graduate level. Each course is eight weeks in length. These seven courses also prepare you to sit for the CFP® certification examination and meet the education requirement for the CFP® certification. The College for Financial Planning is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member North Central Association. This ensures that all of our graduate programs deliver the highest level of academic rigor possible.
This course of study is approved by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc., and satisfies the core educational requirements for the CFP® Certification Examination.
3 Credit Hour Courses
The curriculum is based on a client-centered, problem-solving method using case studies to give you a hands-on approach to the material. The College's highly qualified faculty is available via telephone or e-mail to support you in your studies.