Graduate Certificate in Charitable Financial Planning
Texas Tech University

Program Details

Texas Tech University offers the online Graduate Certificate in Charitable Financial Planning. This certificate is intended for those who wish to develop a specialty in the area of planned giving, including complex techniques involving private foundations, charitable remainder trusts, charitable lead trusts, donor advised funds, life insurance, and remainder interests. Students also will review and discuss the latest academic research on charitable giving motivations and fundraising strategies.

The following courses make up the program:

  • Charitable Giving: Research, Theory and Marketing
  • Introduction to Charitable Giving
  • Advanced Charitable Planning
  • Estate Planning


  • Must have a bachelor's degree

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges