BBA in Risk, Insurance, & Financial Services: Financial Planning Track

A BBA in RIFS: Financial Planning prepares students for a fulfilling career helping individuals and families make smart decisions with their money. Our graduates pursue careers with large national firms as well as small local companies. Wealth Management ranked UNT as a top college for a financial planning degree and UNT students regularly place in national financial planning competitions. Successful completion of this program qualifies the student to sit for the industry-recognized Certified Financial Planner (CFP) exam.

You Learn

As a part of BBA in RIFS: Financial Planning, students learn:
  • Risk mitigation
  • Cash flow management
  • Investment management
  • Retirement strategies
  • Financial plan creation
Rebecca Boyle, BBA Finance '19
Associate Wealth Advisor,
Buckingham Strategic Wealth

Rebecca won the IARFC National Financial Planning competition in 2019 and had this to say about her time at UNT:

"The UNT Financial Planning program was great preparation for life after college. The combination of book learning, a real-world case study, and the opportunity to join national competitions gave me the knowledge and confidence I needed to secure my first job and pass the CFP® exam."

You Contribute

BBA in RIFS: Financial Planning graduates get jobs such as:
  • Paraplanner
  • Financial Planning Specialist
  • Financial Planner
  • Retirement Planner

You Lead

Graduates continue on to leadership roles such as:
  • Wealth Manager
  • Lead Advisor
  • Senior Financial Advisor
  • Relationship Manager