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Certified Financial Planner CFP® 

A distinguishing feature of the James Madison University CFP® Certification Education Program Online is the ability to go beyond what you need to know for the CFP® Board Exam to what you need to know when you are face-to-face with clients. The Knowledge for the Real World curriculum is included in all program packages and is designed to interface with the Financial Planning Certification curriculum, providing the conversational competence to better address client needs and increase production. Visit the website for more detailed information.

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*This program is approved for MyCAA and WIA participants. You must be registered in the program prior to us processing your paperwork. Please complete and submit the registration form by email at outreach@jmu.edu or mail to the address shown on the form. If you have any question, please contact us at 540/568.4253 or by email.

You may also consider a private loan with your banking institution or local credit union. Sallie Mae is a provider of low-interest loans for career training, as well. Sallie Mae will evaluate your credit score and may recommend a co-borrower for those with low scores or minimal credit history. To apply online for a continuing education loan with Sallie Mae, please visit https://www.salliemae.com/student-loans/career-training-smart-option-student-loan/. NOTE: Please use the following James Madison University account when applying: 003721-98.