Master of Science in Consumer Sciences / Family Financial Planning & Counseling
The University of Alabama

Program Details

Earn a master's in finance degree online through the University of Alabama online.  This program prepares students for careers in Family Financial Planning and Counseling.  Studies include but are not limited to:

  • Estate Planning
  • Counseling Skills
  • Law

Courses also cover esteemed topics such as investing, decision-making, assets management, and more.  Faculty bring corporate-world experience to the online classroom, and are the same professors who teach on-campus courses.  This program provides practicing professionals with a holistic approach to financial planning through counseling, giving UA online students a competitive edge in today’s challenging marketplace.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

The University of Alabama is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV