Financial Planning Academy
Financial Planning Academy at Utah Valley University
Utah Valley University (UVU) is home to the largest undergraduate Financial Planning
degree program in the United States. Students have placed in the top 3 in 20 competitions
over the past 6 years, helping the financial planning program become recognized as
one of the top programs in the country. Graduates from the program are working in
more than 15 states helping clients to improve their lives and wisely manage their
wealth according to their families' core values and objectives.
Students gain relevant practical experience working with financial planning software, networking with professional mentors, and learning from a diverse group of faculty who have professional experience, licenses, and credentials. The PFP program at UVU is registered with the CFP® Board and provides curriculum that prepares students to become a CFP® professional.
Utah Valley Campus
UVU is the largest university in the state of Utah with nearly 40,000 students. The
university is located within 45 miles of downtown Salt Lake City with world-class
ski resorts nearby. Utah's "Greatest Snow On Earth" makes it a perfect place for snowboarders
and skiers—but it's also a magnet for outdoor enthusiasts who enjoy hiking, biking,
camping, fishing, floating the river or running up the canyon.
The Utah Valley University Financial Planning Academy will be held on campus at Utah Valley University. Students will stay in the dorms and participate in a variety of on-campus activities. This is a great opportunity for students to get a feel for what college life is like at a top Division I university.