University of Nebraska - Lincoln

College of Education and Human Sciences

Family Financial Planning, M.S.



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Family Financial Planning, M.S.

Format: Online

Program Description:

The master's degree in Family Financial Planning offer a double bonus by providing opportunities for graduate education and by preparing you to take the certified financial planner exam.

It is possible to complete the master's program as a part-time student within 3 years while working a full-time job. With this specialization you'll enhance personal financial knowledge and develop competencies that can lead to the Certified Financial Planner designation by the CFP International Board of Standards.

Who should consider this program:

Financial planners

Financial counselors

Insurance professionals

Extension educators

Students needing flexible course delivery for busy schedules

Real estate professionals


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: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 36

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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