Executive Certificate in Financial Planning:
Executive Certificate in Financial Planning Program Structure
The Executive Certificate in Financial Planning is a sequential six-course certificate program that meets on Friday night and Saturday, every other weekend. Students can expect to complete the program in nine months. See the classes & schedule.
Participants in the certificate program must have a four-year degree. Any requests for exceptions to the above admissions requirements must be made in writing to the program director.
Certificate Application Procedure
Costs for the six-course curriculum is $5,400, plus books and materials. A non-refundable deposit will be required with the application. The tuition is non-refundable after the start of the first class meeting. Two payment options are available.
Upon successful completion of all required courses, participants will receive a certificate of completion from SF State Extended Learning. San Francisco State University has received certification with the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board). Students who successfully complete the Executive Certificate will be eligible to sit for the CFP® Certification Examination.