Thursday, December 1, 2016
Bauer College of Business - Certified Financial Planner
Prior to entering the professional field of financial services, Sue Ann Ma attended Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas, where she received an MBA in major accounting in 1986. Sue Ann Ma also attended the University of Houston Center for Executive Development, where she completed a program to become a Certified Financial Planner (CFP).
The University of Houston Center for Executive Development includes the Bauer College of Business with several different business programs, including the Personal Financial Planning track, where students can qualify to become a Certified Financial Planner. The Personal Financial Planning track provides students with structured options that guide them to financial service industry careers.
Completion of the Personal Financial Planning track meets the CFP Certification established by the CFP Board of Standards Education Requirement. The Occupational Outlook Handbook projects that personal financial advisory careers will grow by up to 30 percent by 2018, exceeding the growth rate of the average for all occupation projections.