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Personal Financial Planning Newsletters

Our Program

Have a head for business and a heart for people? Personal financial planning can set you on the path to an exciting career helping people meet their financial goals. As a student, you will tackle both quantitative courses in retirement planning, investment planning, tax planning, insurance planning, and estate planning, as well as courses focused on learning how to understand and help people. These courses include family relationships and financial counseling. A combined emphasis on understanding financial products and how they work, as well as the role of family in financial decisions, helps you build a solid foundation that prepares you to thrive in this in-demand profession. 

Program Highlights

Consistently ranked as a top program nationally • Graduates who receive their bachelor’s degree are eligible to sit for the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM and the Accredited Financial Counselor® exams • The median starting salary for a recent graduate is $45,000 • nearly 100% employment rate • Choose an elective track in sales, entrepreneurship, investment management or family financial planning • Dedicated peer mentoring program uniting underclassmen with upperclassmen • Two professional development events specifically for personal financial planning students • National conference and industry competitions • Professional internship requirement • Dedicated student organizations

Newsletter Archive

Please click the link below for the most recent edition of the Personal Financial Planning newsletter.

Spring 2021 Newsletter (pdf)