One of the leading Finance certifications, the CFP® designation is the recognized
standard for establishing professional credibility within the field of financial planning.
The CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER Professional Certificate Program at Florida Atlantic
University is registered with the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc.
(CFP Board). As a CFP Board-Registered Program, our courses satisfy the CFP Board’s
education requirement, allowing an individual to sit for the CFP® Certification Examination.
- Format: Tuesdays or Thursdays
August 28- October 30, 2018
April 25- June 27, 2019
Dec. 3, 2019 – February 18, 2020
- Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm
- Hours: 40 Hours/4.0 CEUs
- Sessions: 10
- Fee: $750 - Includes parking
- Location: Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton Campus
An overview of insurance for financial planning, including: basic insurance risk concepts and needs analysis, life, health, disability, property and casualty insurance, group insurance, long term care insurance, viatical settlements, and insurance policy and company selection.
Instructional Method and Format:
- Instructor-led by qualified CFP® certified professors
- A blended-learning approach which includes both in-class review,
- discussions, online assignments and practice questions.
- Incorporate in-class, online and independent study activities.
- Follows the CFP Board’s recommended curriculum which weights topics according to exam relevance
Florida Atlantic University does not certify individuals to use the CFP®, CERTIFIED
FINANCIAL PLANNER and federally registered CFP (with flame logo) certification marks.
CFP certification is granted only by Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards
Inc. to those persons who, in addition to completing an educational requirement such
as this CFP Board-Registered Program, have met its ethics, experience and examination
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER and federally registered CFP (with flame logo), which it awards to individuals who successfully complete initial and ongoing certification requirements