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Master Planner Advanced Studies (MPAS)

Designation Essentials
Status Currently offered and recognized by the issuing organization.
Issuing Organization College for Financial Planning
Qualification and Educational Requirements

Bachelor's or Graduate degree from a regionally-accredited college or university.

Education Requirements

Graduate degree in Personal Financial Planning or Financial Analysis from the College of Financial Planning (36-43 semester credits)

Examination Type

Varies by graduate degree program

Continuing Education Requirements

40 hours every 2 years

Verification, Complaints and Accreditation
Check Designation Status Online

Online at The Financial Designation Resource

Investor Complaint Process

Online at Standards of Professional Conduct, click on Complaints Against a Designee

Published List of Disciplined Designees

Yes at Public Disciplinary Actions

Accredited By

Issuing Organization (College for Financial Planning) is accredited by U.S Department of Education Regional Accredited Agencies, The Higher Learning Commission (HLC)