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Certificate of Achievement in Financial Planning

Program Details

The online Certificate of Achievement in Financial Planning from Metropolitan Community College Area prepares students for employment within the financial services industry in companies, government agencies, and nonprofit organizations. The curriculum provides practical experience in the field of personal investment strategies, exploring areas such as:

  • ​Investment Planning
  • ​Risk Management & Insurance
  • Business Finance
  • ​Income Tax Planning
  • ​Retirement Planning & Employee Benefits


This certificate program requires 49.5 credits for completion.

  • High school diploma

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission


MCC is not authorized to deliver online education in Connecticut, Kentucky, Massachusetts, and Pennsylvania.