The New York Times says Texas Tech University has "arguably the best undergraduate financial planning program in the country."
Investopedia.com and other media outlets rank our Bachelor of Science in Personal Financial Planning degree among the 10 best financial planning programs in America. We have the nation’s largest personal financial planning faculty, and our professors are regularly cited in top business publications such as the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and Forbes.
Texas Tech’s Personal Financial Planning degree prepares you to excel professionally because of its:
Texas Tech’s Personal Financial Planning program emphasizes practical skills that employers value.
You will take an extraordinarily broad selection of personal financial planning courses, examining the economic, financial, and social factors that affect financial management. Our personal financial planning faculty includes nationally renowned experts in financial planning specialties such as:
You will work in the Charles Schwab Personal Financial Planning complex and get advanced, hands-on training in industry-standard personal financial planning software. You will also develop interpersonal skills that impress employers, with emphasis on family dynamics, counseling, and communication.
Graduates from our Personal Financial Planning degree program have a 94 percent job placement rate. Our students frequently have multiple job offers waiting for them at graduation.
You will have excellent preparation for employment at a wide range of financial institutions, including:
The Personal Financial Planning degree offers excellent preparation for graduate school. Our students have an outstanding acceptance rate to the nation’s best Personal Financial Planning graduate programs.
You can also spend an extra year in Texas Tech’s Personal Financial Planning program and upgrade your Bachelor’s Degree in Personal Financial Planning to a master’s degree.
Upon completion of the Personal Financial Planning bachelor’s degree, you will be eligible to take the CFP® Certification Examination. The Personal Financial Planning program is registered the by Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards.