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Invest in your career by earning one of the nation's best Personal Financial Planning degrees.

The New York Times says Texas Tech University has "arguably the best undergraduate financial planning program in the country." Personal financial planning firms look to Texas Tech University for new talent.


Our PFP Degrees are tailored for your success.

Texas Tech's nationally renowned Personal Financial Planning Department offers one bachelor's degree, two undergraduate minors, one master's degree, and one doctoral degree.

Undergraduate Programs

Bachelor of Science in Personal Financial Planning

Our personal financial planning degree includes a strong business foundation.

Undergraduate Minors

Students can choose from two minors, an online Personal Finance Minor or CFP® Certification Eligible Minor in Personal Financial Planning.

Graduate Programs

Master of Science (M.S.) in Personal Financial Planning

You can combine our personal financial planning master's degree with an MBA, law degree, or accounting degree.

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Personal Financial Planning

Texas Tech's personal financial planning Ph.D. program enjoys a national reputation for excellence.Learn More



PFP In the News

  • Average 401(k) Retirement Savings – Why We Need to Save More. Way More! (Features Dr. Michael Guillemette, PFP Assistant Professor), July 2018
  • PFP Professor Charlene Kalenkoski, Ph.D., CFP® co-authors study on how the presentation of financial planning information impacts retirement-savings behavior, June 2018
  • PFP Alumni Tess Downing, CFP® and Dennis Moore, CFP® named to InvestmentNews 40 Under 40, June 2018

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Join the PFP Double T Society

PFP Double T SocietyBeing the best program in the country takes tremendous commitment on behalf of all its stakeholders. We think our alumni should be the cornerstone of this campaign and we have created the PFP Double T Society to recognize alumni responding to this call.

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Join the PFP Circle of Excellence

The PFP Circle of Excellence serves as an extension to the Double T Society. Gifts from donors in the PFP Excellence Circle allow the department to provide opportunities for learning and career experience. The fund helps the department meet emerging needs and challenges when they arise. These unrestricted funds give the department the flexibility to undertake critical new initiatives or provide distinct opportunities for our students and faculty.

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