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Financial Planning

Alfred State College SUNY College of Technology

48 months
16980 USD/year
16980 USD/year
7070 USD/year
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As a student completing this four-year Financial Planning degree at Alfred State College SUNY College of Technology, you will be eligible to sit for the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ examination. While there are numerous job opportunities for employment in various types of financial institutions perhaps the greatest earnings potential lies in becoming a self-employed CFP® practitioner.


Program Student Learning Outcomes

  • By taking the Financial Planning degree at Alfred State College SUNY College of Technology you will demonstrate competence in domestic and global environments within the principle functional areas of business.
  • Analyze personal finance problems and devise solutions using critical thinking, decision-making processes, and decision-support tools.
  • Formulate a financial plan while integrating the major functional areas of business and personal finance.
  • Incorporate software, technology, and information systems into personal finance.
  • Identify comprehensive personal finance issues and communicate findings and solutions.
  • Identify the personal finance environment in relation to the current financial, legal, economic, and social environments.
  • Analyze the role of ethics, government regulations, and legalities in personal financial planning processes.

Occupational Opportunities

  • Banking
  • Insurance
  • Investment firms
  • Financial planning firms
  • Attorneys' offices
  • Self-employment
  • Employee benefits specialists
  • Accounting firms
  • Wealth management firms
  • Broker-dealer (securities) firms

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Composition
  • Marketing
  • Computer 
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Business Communication
  • Effective Speaking or Equivalent

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


122 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must possess a recognized high school diploma or its equivalent (please note that distance learning degrees/diplomas do not satisfy this requirement for New York State residents). Verification must be supplied to the Admissions Office. A score of 2700 or better on the TASC exam or a 2500 on the GED exam is needed for consideration.
  • Applications are evaluated individually using a "holistic review" to make the best decision for both the applicant and the college.  A variety of factors are considered (e.g., individual program requirements, standardized test scores, letters of recommendation, strength of academic program, and extracurricular activities).
  • To be considered for admission into programs taught on the Alfred campus, the recommended overall high school average is a 75. For programs taught in the School of Applied Technology (Wellsville campus), the recommended overall average is a 72.  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16980 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 16980 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    16980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16980 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7070 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7070 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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