Program Cost & Materials

Page address: http://www.mnsu.edu/continuinged/cfp/program/cost.html

Registration Fee

The registration fee is $750 per course for classroom based courses and online courses. The registration fee is subject to change without prior notice.

Additional Expenses

The course registration fee does not include textbooks, Keir supplemental materials, and other supplies (including an HP 10bii business calculator).

Payment

Enrollment is limited and taken on a first come, first serve basis. Complete the registration for the course you are interested in and submit with the registration fee. Without payment, registration does not reserve your seat in the course.

If a participant cancels, written notification must be received 10 working days prior to the course start date. If written notification is received less than 10 working days before the course start date, a 75% refund will be granted. Once the course has started, no refunds will be granted.  

Required Textbooks 

CFIN 201:  PRINCIPLES OF FINANCIAL PLANNING & INSURANCE  

                   Textbook: Fundamentals of Financial Planning 

                   Author: Michael Dalton

                   Edition: Latest

                   Publisher:  Money Education 

                   http://www.money-education.com/fundamentalinsurance.html

CFIN 202:  INVESTMENT PLANNING

                   Textbook: Fundamentals of Investment Management, 10th Edition

                   Author:  Stanley Block, Geoffery Hirt

                   Publisher:  McGraw Hill/Irwin Series in Finance, Insurance and Real Estate

                   ISBN:  978-0078034626

                   http://www.amazon.com

CFIN 203:  TAX PLANNING

                   Textbook: Income Tax Planning for Financial Planners (Latest Edition)

                   Authors: Langdon,Grange, Dalton

                   Publisher:  Money Education

                   http://www.money-education.com/incometax.html

CFIN 204:  RETIREMENT PLANNING

                  Textbook: Retirement Planning and Employee Benefits for Financial                                                              Planners (Latest Edition)

                   Authors: Michael Dalton

                   Publisher:  Money Education                 

                   http://www.money-education.com/retirement.html

CFIN 205:  ESTATE PLANNING

                   Textbook: Estate Planning for Financial Planners (Latest Edition)

                   Authors: Dalton, Langdon

                   Publisher:  Money Education

                   http://www.money-education.com/estates.html

CFIN 206:  FINANCIAL PLAN DEVELOPMENT CASE STUDIES - CAPSTONE COURSE

                  Textbook: Financial Plan Development (Latest Edition)

                   Publisher:  Keir Educational Resources

                   Link to Textbook Keir Educational Resources 

Keir Educational Resources (optional materials)

These materials are ordered directly from Keir Educational Resources.  Most courses require the course book and case study book that goes with that subject area.  Mention you are a student in the Minnesota State University, Mankato program and receive a 10% discount on course materials. 

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