About Personal Financial Planning
The Department of Personal Financial Planning, in the College of Human Environmental Sciences, is nationally and internationally recognized for its premier education and research programs. Not only does the department have one of only four PhD financial planning degrees in the U.S., it offers undergraduate, graduate, and certificate CFP Board-Registered Programs that prepare students to meet the education requirement to sit for the CFP® certification examination. The award-winning faculty provide an ideal environment for student success. Students have excellent opportunities to intern at leading financial planning firms, to participate in peer financial advising in the Office for Financial Success, and to conduct research with a purpose.
Discovering and delivering solutions to challenging problems in the area of personal finance. We do this through
- Engagement and
- Training the next generation of CFP® professionals for exciting and rewarding careers.