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Master of Science Degree in Personal Financial Planning


Master of Science Degree Program

The Master of Science Degree in Personal Financial Planning provides the most comprehensive education for personal financial planning possible. The program is fully accredited and tailored to individuals who are interested in expanding their knowledge beyond typical financial licensing and credentials. The program begins with the six core disciplines of financial planning before exploring advanced topic areas that are more research-based and hands-on than traditional education programs. Upon graduation, you will have reached the highest level of financial education possible.

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How the program works:

  • The program consists of 10 courses. Eight of the courses are required, and two are electives.
  • Each three-hour course lasts for eight weeks with a two-week break between courses.
  • Rather than memorizing information for exams, courses consist of research projects, weekly assignments, group discussions, and hands-on case studies.

Already have an existing financial credential like the CFP® certification or CRPC® designation? You may be eligible for transfer credit. Contact our enrollment specialists at 1.800.237.9990 x3 to learn more.

Course Sessions

MS courses are held five times per year and last roughly eight weeks each. Courses are conducted via our asynchronous online learning platform so that you can complete your studies anywhere and at any time.

Upcoming Course Sessions:

  • 01/13/20—03/08/20
  • 03/23/20—05/17/20
  • 06/01/20—07/26/20
  • 08/10/20—10/04/20
  • 10/19/20—12/13/20

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