Major Spotlight! February 23-27

Personal Financial Planning

The personal financial planning program combines course work in personal finance, family relationships and decision making, consumer rights, insurance, investments, retirement and estate planning, economics, and accounting. Emphasis is placed on understanding financial products and how they work, as well as the role of family in financial decisions.

Fun Fact

The Personal Financial Planning student team has advanced to the finals of the National Collegiate Financial Planning Competition for eight straight years and has won the competition four times. The Dow Jones Investment Advisor ranks the Personal Financial Planning program as one of the top five in the nation.


Check out a career biography of a K-State Personal Financial Planning graduate who used her education and experiences to obtain a job in the real world.

Career Opportunities

Explore a wide variety of career opportunities in Personal Financial Planning available to you and continue to explore and learn more about this major.

Get involved on Campus

As a student, you have many opportunities for leadership and involvement on campus. See how you can get involved in Personal Financial Planning to learn more about this major.

Current Students

Look into what current Personal Financial Planning students are doing with their major.


Want more information on this major? Check out the Personal Financial Planning website.

Week of February 23-27

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Major Spotlight is a weekly highlight of academic programs at K-State!


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