In the nation, there are 3 online certificate in financial planning colleges and universities. These schools charge students an average tuition of $9,970 annually. In recent years, the average tuition has increased. This change in tuition was approximately 11.2%. In 2007, the average tuition was $8,965 per year at these online schools.
A yearly tuition of approximately $24,000 is charged by the costliest college that has online certificate in financial planning programs. On the other hand, tuition charged by the cheapest school is $2,160 annually.
Approximately 65% of financial planning graduates with certificate from online schools around the nation graduated from these lowest cost programs at MCC, in 2011. Therefore, of the 7,044 graduates in the US, 4,547 are from the least costly colleges and universities. From 2006 to 2011, the number of financial planning graduates with certificate from the least costly programs at MCC has increased by 263 graduates per annum. Also, the percentage of graduates from these colleges has increased.
In 2011, 20.3% of the country’s financial planning certificate level graduates received their certificates from these affordable online programs at University of Arkansas. This represents 1,427 students. The number of students graduating from these schools was only 1,407 students in 2006, which was just 5 years prior. This is a 1% increase in the number of students graduating from these affordable online programs at UAPB.