ALBERTUS MAGNUS COLLEGE
CFP Board-registered programs: B.S. in finance with a concentration in personal financial planning
Faculty: 1 full-time; 3 adjunct
Student-to-faculty ratio: 14:1 school-wide
Tuition: Accelerated bachelor’s degree program: $1,530 per three-credit course; traditional bachelor’s program: $30,650 per year
FPA Student Chapter: None
Overview: The program is designed for students looking to enter the growing fields of corporate finance and personal financial planning. Students learn a strong foundation of finance principles and business applications to prepare for a variety of careers in the financial services field. Requisite coursework satisfies the educational requirement for the CFP exam.
ALFRED STATE COLLEGE
CFP Board-registered programs: B.B.A. in financial planning
Student-to-faculty ratio: Approximately 16:1
Tuition: $6,470 per year for New York residents; $16,320 per year for nonresidents
FPA Student Chapter: Yes
Overview: Students take nine financial planning classes in addition to a semester-long internship with a planning firm. Students regularly attend meetings and conferences through the FPA student chapter. At the end of the program, all graduating students will have met the requirements to sit for the CFP test.