Boost Your Practice By Earning Industry-Recognized Credentials

Whether you are new to financial services or a seasoned professional, College for Financial Planning®—a Kaplan Company can help you achieve your career goals. 

Celebrating 50 years in financial education, the College for Financial Planning®—a Kaplan Company has a heritage in offering premier financial education to students and professionals looking to add to their skillset and advance their careers. In 1972, we created the country's first financial planning credential, the CFP® certification. Today, we remain at the forefront of financial planning education by responding to the needs of the industry with professional designation programs and graduate degree programs designed to prepare professionals to create better outcomes for their clients.

As a financial education provider with programs that offer stackable credit across accredited professional designations, CFP® certification and a Masters degree in Personal Financial Planning, College for Financial Planning®—a Kaplan Company empower advisors for their current career stages while earning credit toward their next credential.

The College for Financial Planning®—a Kaplan Company's education programs in financial planning, asset management, retirement planning, insurance and financial analysis can help prepare you to become a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERprofessional, expand your expertise through one of our professional designations, or help you earn Master of Science Degrees in Personal Financial Planning or Financial Analysis.

CFP® Certification

We offer proven and flexible education programs to fit your lifestyle and career path, as well as an industry-leading review course and CFP Board-approved ethics and continuing education.

Professional Designations

Developed for every stage of your financial career, these industry-benchmark credentials help you stand out among other financial advisors.

Master of Science Degrees

Our online master’s degree programs give you the flexibility to achieve your next education goals. Pursue a Master of Science in Personal Financial Planning or Financial Analysis.

50 Year Heritage in Financial Planning Education

The College for Financial Planning®—a Kaplan Company is excited to celebrate 50 years in financial education! Learn more about our history over the last 5 decades and find out what is to come from Dirk Pantone, President of the College for Financial Planning®.

Partner Your Organization

Elevate your entire enterprise by incorporating wealth management education into your training program. 

Partner Your University

Integrate our study materials into your university offering. 


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