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Why Kaplan for CFP® Certification?

College for Financial Planning® is now a Kaplan Company.

Founded by the College for Financial Planning® in 1972, the CFP® certification is the nation's premier comprehensive financial planning credential. With nearly 100 years of combined financial education experience, College for Financial Planning College and Kaplan Financial Education are poised to help you earn your CFP® mark.

Learn from the Best

We have assembled the most effective, well-respected, and talented team of instructors and subject matter experts to guide you through the CFP® exam curriculum.

Study Your Way

Our education and review programs are designed to fit both your study style and career path. 


of students recommend us for CFP® certification preparation*.

Free Resources

Learn more about the CFP® certification process and our available programs with a variety of free samples, webinars, and blog articles. 

Pass Guarantee

Our goal is to see our students succeed on the exam and become CFP® professionals. That's why we include our PassProtection guarantee in our Premium Review study packages. 

*Out of 1,074 respondents from March 2017-July 2018 post-CFP® exam surveys.

"After doing my research on the different CFP® certification programs, Kaplan was the easy choice...they ended up exceeding all expectation that I had."

– K.V.