Certified Financial Planner CFP
Barry University is registered with Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) to provide the educational requirements for financial professionals to obtain the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Certification. This program provides the participants with a broad knowledge in financial planning and satisfies the educational requirements to sit for the CFP® Certification Examination.
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and federally registered CFP (with flame design) ® in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete initial and ongoing certification requirements.
Requirements For the CFP® Certification
Students who successfully complete the program will have met the prerequisite education requirements that allow them to apply for the CFP® certification exam. In addition to this requirement, passing the CFP® Certification Examination plus fulfilling experience, undergraduate degree, and ethics requirements can lead to certification by the CFP Board, granting the individual the right to use the CFP®, Certified Financial Planner™ and CFP (with flame design) ® certification marks.
For detailed information regarding requirements for the CFP® certification, please read the Guide to CFP® Certification. For more information regarding CFP Board policies and procedures, students should contact CFP Board at 800-487-1497. Please note that each student must submit their own application by the set deadline to sit for the CFP exam.