Financial Planning, BS

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Degree Type
Bachelor of Science
Credit Hours
120
College of
Applied Studies

The Financial Planning program, which offers a bachelor’s degree and major, prepares you to become an effective financial planner, accomplished in both the academic knowledge and interpersonal skills required for practice. The program trains you for a professional career in areas such as financial advising, investments, portfolio management, estate planning, and risk management. You will learn from professors who have applied experience as well as academic credentials in financial planning. Upon graduation, you will be eligible to sit for the Certified Financial Planner exam. Courses can be taken fully online, providing you flexibility in your undergraduate studies.

Available Majors

  • Financial Planning

Program Website

University Accreditation: Florida State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, specialist, and doctoral degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Florida State University.