Financial Education for Securities, Banking, & Insurance Professionals.

Welcome to The American College!

In the increasingly complex world of financial services, the key to success is being better prepared than your competition.

Real-time, practical knowledge. A proven approach to education in financial planning, retirement coaching, insurance, philanthropic giving and more. Course delivery that meets the demands of your hectic schedule.

For over 87 years The American College has helped more than 200,000 financial services professionals accelerate their careers, producing measurable results:

  • Surveys show that our sales training can boost production by up to 40%
  • Holders of our financial planning designations increase their sales by 27%-51%
  • Students preparing for CFP Board's exam with The American College have a 30% better chance of passing as compared with the average pass rates of other providers.*
 
 
 
 
* 2010 statistics from CFP Board and The American College

ChFC & CLU
The marks CLU®, ChFC®, CASL®, CLF®, CAP®, REBC® and RHU® are the property of The American College and may only be used by individuals who have successfully completed the initial and ongoing certification requirements for these designations.
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER, and CFP (with flame logo)® in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete CFP® Board's initial and ongoing certification requirements.

 
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Phone: 888-263-7265

Hours: M–F 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. ET

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Programs of Study
 
Centers of
Excellence

Resources
Insurance Education
 
RHU®

Registered Health Underwriter®

(Health Insurance)

 
 
ChHC®

Chartered Healthcare Consultant®

(Healthcare Specialty)

 
 
REBC®

Registered Employee

Benefits Consultant

(Employee Benefits)

 
 
CLF®

Chartered Leadership Fellow®

(Field or Agency Leadership)

 
 
LUTCF

Life Underwriter Training

Council Fellow

(Insurance Skills)

 
 
CLU®

Chartered Life Underwriter®

(Insurance Specialty)

 
 
Financial Planning
 
ChFC®

Chartered Financial Consultant®

(Advanced Financial Planning)

 
 
CFP®

Certification Education

(Financial Planning)

 
 
CASL®

Chartered Advisor for

Senior Living®

(Retirement Income Education)

 
 
FSS

Financial Services Specialist

(Financial Services Basics)

 
 
CAP®

Chartered Advisor

in Philanthropy®

(Philanthropy)

 
 
RICP

Retirement Income

Certified Professional

(Retirement Income)

 
 
Graduate Degrees
 
MSM

Master of Science in Management

(Executive Leadership)

 
 
MSFS

Master of Science in

Financial Services

(Advanced Financial Planning)