Certificate in Financial Planning

Enroll Now for your CFP®

Complete the online application.

Contact Information: phone: 201-692-6500, fax: 201-692-6505, email: ceinfo@fdu.edu

Spring 2019 Dates

  • Florham: March 19, 2019 through March 24, 2020
  • Metro: March 20, 2019 through March 18, 2020

A Mark of Excellence

"CFP Board is pleased to have an educational institution of the caliber of Fairleigh Dickinson University offering a CFP Board Registered Program," said Richard P. Rojeck, CFP® chair of CFP Board's Board of Directors. "As student interest in financial planning as a career continues to grow, we anticipate that Fairleigh Dickinson University's program will contribute significantly to the number of qualified candidates seeking to attain the CFP® certification, the standard of excellence for competent and ethical financial planning.

FDU does not certify individuals to use the CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM and CFP (with flame logo)® certification marks. CFP certification is granted only by Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards 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 requirements.

CFP® CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM and federally registered CFP (with flame logo)® are certification marks owned by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards. These marks are awarded to individuals who successfully complete CFP Board's initial and ongoing certification requirements.

Who Should Consider this Program?

FDU's Financial Planning Program will elevate the financial skills and career options of professionals practicing in the financial services industry, including:

  • Investment Advisors
  • Bankers
  • Stock Brokers
  • Accountants
  • Tax Managers
  • Insurance Producers
  • Employee Benefits Professionals
  • Risk-Management Professionals
  • Lawyers
  • Other Related Professionals and Career Changers

Participants can look forward to acquiring a wide range of proficiencies essential for success in the financial planning field.