Degree Curriculum

The degree requirements for the Bachelor of Professional Studies with the specialization in Personal Financial Planning consist of the following:

Degree Requirements

  • 45 credits - General Education (Distribution)
  • 21 credits - Specialization
  • up to 30 credits - Portfolio Option
  • Variable - Electives
  • 120 credits - Minimum Degree Completion Requirements

Specialization Courses (21 credits)

  • PFP 348 - Fundamentals of Personal Financial Planning
  • PFP 350 - Income Tax Planning
  • PFP 410 - Insurance Planning
  • PFP 412 - Investment Planning
  • PFP 414 - Retirement Planning and Employee Benefits
  • PFP 416 - Estate Planning
  • PFP 499 - Financial Plan Development Capstone

The PFP Capstone content will fulfill the Certified Financial Planning Board’s requirement to sit for the CFP Exam.