The Executive Program for CFP® Certification education is a registered program of the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Board of Standards, Inc. Upon successful completion of this certificate program, students are eligible to apply for the CFP® Certification Examination.

CFP® Certification Education Options

Traditional Class

CFP Certification

Learn in a traditional classroom setting, at our Executive Education Center in Atlanta.

  • Consists of six academic courses, including a Capstone/Case Study.
  • Offered in a blended format, this 12 month program meets every other week face-to-face from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Online assessments and attendance during the alternating weeks are a required and evaluated part of the program.
  • Taught at UGA's Terry Executive Education Center in the Buckhead business district.

Self-Paced Online

CFP certification online

Our online CFP® program allows you to proceed at your own pace — perfect for the financial advisor who wants to fast track through familiar subjects.

  • Work as your schedule permits — with online delivery, the content is available whenever you are.
  • Our program delivers truly interactive and engaging content.
  • An advisor will be your partner through all 7 courses. Advisors will respond to email questions and provide feedback within 24 hours.
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