Texas Tech University

Online Bachelor of Science in Applied Personal Finance

Online Bachelor of Science in Applied Personal FinanceOnline Bachelor of Science in Applied Personal FinanceOnline Bachelor of Science in Applied Personal Finance

Empower Your Financial Journey: Tailored Online Learning with Texas Tech's Personal Finance Degree 

Unlock the door to financial empowerment with Texas Tech University's Online Bachelor of Science in Applied Personal Finance. This online bachelor's degree program is your key to gaining practical knowledge and skills that go beyond textbooks, preparing you for a successful career in financial planning, entrepreneurship, or various other fields. 

Personalized Learning, Faculty Accessibility, and Real-World Experience

Embark on a transformative journey with our online personal finance degree program, gaining essential skills to become a proficient financial advisor. Empowering you to impact businesses and individual financial well-being, our program prepares you for the AFC® examination, marking the start of a rewarding career in this sought-after field. 

Here's what sets our program apart: 

Flexible Course Design

Dive into flexible online courses tailored for your success. Our online degree features straightforward designs, allowing you to focus on learning instead of navigating complex setups.

Faculty Expertise

Our faculty comprises seasoned experts in financial services, ensuring you receive top-notch education and mentorship. From financial planning to counseling and literacy education, our faculty brings a wealth of real-world experience to your online learning journey.

Marketable Skills

As a student, you'll develop essential skills highly sought after by employers:

    • Proficiency in Excel
    • Consumer financial management
    • Counseling skills
    • Effective communication

Career Exploration

Immerse yourself in transformative, hands-on learning experiences. Employers actively seek Texas Tech graduates due to our reputation for excellence in the financial services industry. 

Critical Demand for Financial Experts: Explore Pathways with TTU's Online Applied Personal Finance Degree Program

The need for financial counseling, coaching, and education – and the integration of it across our economy – is more important than ever. TTU's Applied Personal Finance degree program provides pathways to pursue meaningful careers while making a lasting impact on the personal financial health of individuals and families – in Texas and beyond. 

What Can I Do With an Applied Personal Finance Degree?

The Applied Personal Finance online bachelor's degree opens doors to diverse career opportunities in:

    • Financial Services Industry (Careers in Banking, Financial Manager, Loan Officers, Insurance agents)
    • Government/Military (Careers in Financial Counseling for Veterans and Active-Duty Persons, VA loan counseling, Credit Counselor)
    • Education (High School Teacher, College Professor, Extension Instructors, Director of Education, Financial Aid Officer)
    • Non-Profit, Social Impact, or Mission-Driven Organizations (Financial Manager, Grant Writing, Fundraising/Giving Coordinator, Financial Operations, Financial Counseling and Coaching)
    • Private Practice (Financial Wellness Coach, Financial Counselor)Prepare to Sit for the Accredited Financial Counselor Exam

Upon completion of the Applied Personal Finance online bachelor's degree, you'll be eligible to take the Accredited Financial Counselor® exam. This exam is administered and regulated by the nationally recognized Association for Financial Counseling & Planning Education® (AFCPE ®). Secure your future with a certification that sets you apart in the industry.

Your Future in Personal Financial Planning Starts Here

Take the first step towards a rewarding career in personal finance. Apply to Texas Tech University's Applied Personal Finance program today.

Affordable Education Commitment: Tuition and Fees

We believe in empowering our students through education that not only enriches the mind but also respects your financial resources. Our commitment to affordability ensures that you can pursue a high-quality education without compromising your financial well-being. To explore detailed information about Texas Tech University's tuition and fees, please visit our Tuition and Fees page


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Ready to take the next step? Request more information about the Online Bachelor of Science in Applied Personal Finance Program at Texas Tech University. Our dedicated team is here to guide you through the application process and answer any questions you may have.

Contact Us:

Email: d.abbott@ttu.edu