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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 – a Kaplan Company
Qualification and Training Requirements

Bachelor's or graduate degree from a regionally accredited college or university or equivalent degree from a foreign institution

Designation Training Requirements

Master of Science in personal financial planning from the College of Financial Planning (30 credits)

Designation Exam Type

Master of Science program courses may include an online exam requirement

Continuing Education Requirements

40 hours every two years

Verification and Complaints
Online Designation Resource

Online at Find a Financial Advisor

Investor Complaint Process

Complete complaint form, and send it via mail to the College for Financial Planning, Attn: Ethical Conduct Committee, 9000 E. Nichols Ave, Ste 200, Centennial, CO 80112, or fax to 602-626-2466.

Published List of Disciplined Designees

Online under Standards of Conduct - Disciplinary Actions