MASTER of financial planning & Analytics (MFPA)

Built on UVU’s Top-Five Nationally ranked PFP program, at one of the fastest-growing AACSB Business Schools in the Nation


Make a difference with a career that matters. As a Master of Financial Planning and Analytics (MFPA) student in the Woodbury School of Business, you will learn from skilled professionals and researchers who bring expertise to each course within the program. Students will develop advanced skills in retirement planning, investment planning, tax planning, insurance planning, and estate planning. and can choose from three tracks in the program, the Certified Financial Planner (CFP®), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®), or Advanced Planning tracks that are built on our top-five nationally ranked PFP program. The MFPA graduate program will prepare you as an expert in the professional financial planning and investment industry, and can even prepare you with the skills to own your own firm one day. 

Program Tracks


Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) Track

Prepares students for a career in financial planning and to sit for the CFP® exam. 

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Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) Track

Prepares students for a career in investment banking and to sit for CFA® level 1 exam. 

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Advanced Planning Track

The MFPA Advance Planning track offers courses that cover topics specifically designed for students that are already familiar with financial planning.

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Based on when you wish to attend, submit your online application by one of the deadlines listed below. Please note, applications cannot be submitted after the final deadline date. It is always best to apply early. 

Fall Application Deadlines

  • Application Opens: August 1st
  • Priority Deadline: March 1st
  • Domestic Final Deadline: July 15th

Spring Application Deadlines:

  • Application Opens: April 1st
  • Priority Deadline: October 1st
  • Final Deadline: November 15th

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