Certificate in Financial Planning 

Our Certified Financial Planner™ Certificate Program has been specifically designed for students who have already earned an MBA degree, but do not have the requisite coursework to sit for the CFP exam.  

Saint Joseph's University's Certificate in Financial Planning is registered with Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. (CFP) Board* as an approved education program.  

Certified Financial Planner™ Financial Planner certification is the most recognized professional certification for financial planners, demonstrating expertise in the field and adherence to rigorous standards. As a CFP Board-Registered Program, successful completion of the Saint Joseph's University's Certificate in Financial Planning satisfies CFP Board's education requirement, allowing an individual to sit for the CFP Certification Examination. 

Post Master's Certificate in Financial Planning (MBA required) 

 * Saint Joseph's University does not certify individuals to use the CFP®, Certified Financial Planner™ and flame logo marks. CFP certification is granted solely by Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. to individuals who, in addition to completing and educational requirement such as this CFP Board-Registered Program, have met ethics, experience and examination requirements.