Personal Financial Planning Master’s Degree
The personal financial planning master’s degree incorporates macro and microeconomics, finance, financial planning ethics, computer applications of financial data and counseling skills.
Upon completion of the program, students will earn a master’s in family studies and human services with an emphasis in personal financial planning and be eligible to sit for the CFP® Certification Examination.
The program is offered through the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (Great Plains IDEA).
Careers in Personal Financial Planning
Individuals who earn the personal financial planning master’s degree will meet the educational requirements for careers including:
- Registered Financial Consultant
- Registered Financial Associate
- Certified Retirement Counselor
- Accredited Financial Counselor
Kansas State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.