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About this Program

Certificates must contain at least nine credits of coursework that are unique to that program out of all other certificates and minors.

Family financial management requires an understanding of family communication, family lifecourse and family economics. The CFP designation is the leading standard in financial planning and can provide graduates a distinct advantage in today's competitive job market.


With an overall minimum 2.5 GPA

ACG 2021Introduction to Financial Accounting4
Select one:3-4
Economic Issues, Food and You
Principles of Macroeconomics
Principles of Microeconomics
STA 2023Introduction to Statistics 13

Required Courses

FYC 4003Personal and Family Financial Counseling 13
FYC 4004Personal and Family Tax Planning3
FYC 40073
FYC 4102Personal and Family Retirement and Estate Planning3
FYC 4905Individual Study in Family, Youth and Community Sciences3
FYC 4930Personal and Family Financial Planning Capstone3
Total Credits18