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Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU)

Designation Essentials
Status Currently offered and recognized by the issuing organization.
Issuing Organization The American College
Qualification and Educational Requirements
Prerequisites Three years of full-time business experience within the five years preceding the awarding of the designation  
Education Requirements Five core and three elective courses, equivalent of 24 semester credit hours
Examination Type Final closed-book, proctored exam for each course
Continuing Education Requirements 30 hours every two years
Verification, Complaints and Accreditation
Check Designation Status Online Available at
Investor Complaint Process Online at Submit a Customer/Consumer Complaint
Published List of Disciplined Designees None
Accredited By The issuing organization (The American College) is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education Agency