TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY
CFP Board-registered programs: Ten programs, ranging from undergraduate to Ph.D., including minors and dual graduate degrees in planning and business or law. An accelerated bachelor’s-to-master’s program allows students to earn both degrees in five years.
Faculty: 12 tenure/tenure-track faculty, 1 professor of practice, 1 adjunct
Student-to-faculty ratio: 22:1
Tuition: $10,622 per year for Texas undergraduate residents, $22,862 per year for undergraduate nonresidents; $8,486 per year for Texas graduate residents, $16,646 per year for graduate nonresidents
FPA Student Chapter: Yes
Overview: Graduates have experienced a job placement rate exceeding 90% over the past 10 years, often with multiple offers. The financial planning department hosts an annual Opportunity Days event at which planning firms from across the country visit the campus for three days to interview students for internships and jobs.