University of Nebraska - Lincoln

College of Education and Human Sciences

Family Financial Planning Certificate

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Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Family Financial Planning Certificate

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Family Financial Planning Certificate prepares students for further graduate work or for work in human services, cooperative extension, the private sector or the public sector and focuses on the subject matter required for the Certified Financial Planner Certification Examination.

Students in the Family Financial Planning program cover a wide area of topics from the fundamentals for family financial planning to estate and retirement planning. This program focuses on the efforts of households to improve their economic well-being through effective use of resources as well as the economic and social systems that enhance or constrain these efforts. It could lead to professional certification by the CFP Board of Standards.

Job opportunities for individuals with CFP certification include:

    Real estate

    Tax and estate planning

    Financial advising

    Retirement planning

    Income management

    Employee benefits and compensations

Accreditation:

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, one of six regional accrediting agencies. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has been continuously accredited since 1913.

International Student Requirements:

If your native language is not English: verification of English proficiency

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 18

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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