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Master's Degree - Family Financial Planning
Credit hours to complete degree: 36
Last Updated: 5/17/2022 4:01 pm

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 FoxJonathan FoxJim DealJonathan FoxNDSUISUISUNDSUISU

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 MorrisonMTSUJonathan FoxKathryn MorrisonKimbree RedburnISUSDStateMTSUISUSDState

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 II3M.J. KabaciNDSU
Military Personal Finance3Doug NelsonDoug NelsonUNLUNL
Housing/Real Estate3OSUM.J. KabaciM.J. KabaciM.J. KabaciMTSUMTSUMTSU
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Professional Practices in FFP3Doug NelsonDoug NelsonUNLUNL
Seminar: Communication in Financial Planning3Axton Betz-HamiltonAxton Betz-HamiltonSDState
Seminar: Values and Impact Investing3Doug NelsonDoug NelsonUNL