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Master's Degree - Family Financial Planning
Credit hours to complete degree: 36
Last Updated: 9/27/2022 9:01 am

Fundamentals 3 credit hours

For students new to financial planning or seeking AFC certification. Check with your advisor prior to enrolling.

Fundamentals Course or Instructor Availability by Year and Semester
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Fundamentals for Family Financial Planning3Jim DealJonathan FoxNDSUISUISUNDSUISUISUNDSUISU

Core Courses 21 credit hours

Capstone 3 credit hours

This required course should be taken after all core courses have been completed. 

Capstone Course or Instructor Availability by Year and Semester
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Financial Planning - Case Studies3Jonathan FoxKathryn MorrisonKimbree RedburnISUSDStateMTSUISUSDStateMTSUISUSDState

Electives 12 credit hours

Consult your academic advisor for more information. Practicum credits vary.

Electives Course or Instructor Availability by Year and Semester
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Financial Theory & Research II3NDSU
Military Personal Finance3Doug NelsonUNLUNL
Housing/Real Estate3M.J. KabaciM.J. KabaciMTSUMTSUMTSUMTSUMTSU
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Professional Practices in FFP3Doug NelsonUNLUNLUNL
Seminar: Communication in Financial Planning3Axton Betz-HamiltonSDStateSDStateSDState
Seminar: Values and Impact Investing3Doug NelsonUNLUNLUNL