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A master of science degree in accounting and financial planning proves to employers — and clients — that you will provide competent and ethical financial planning services. It sets you up for a successful career in a growing field.

The Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. (CFP Board) has certified our financial planning programs, including the master’s program, and has noted our student-centered approach to teaching financial planning courses.

Core Accounting Courses (15 credits)

ACC 603 Corporate Taxation
ACC 613 Business, Law & Ethics for Accountants
ACC 625 Principles of Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination A
ACC 633 Nonprofit and Government Accounting
ACC 643 Contemporary Issues in Financial Accounting

Financial Planning Curriculum

FIN 600 Introduction to Financial Planning
FIN 610 Tax Management and Strategy
FIN 620 Employee Benefits and Retirement Planning
FIN 630 Risk Management & Insurance Planning
FIN 640 Principles of Estate Planning
FIN 650 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management
FIN 660 Capstone in Financial Planning

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