Our financial planning major will prepare you for a rewarding career in helping others plan for their financial security, gain practical experience in preparing and presenting a financial plan, and prepare for the life and health insurance agents’ licensing examination administered by the state of Michigan.
In addition to the course requirements, an internship is required and at least three internship credits must be earned before graduation. To enroll in 300- and 400-level IRM/FP classes you must have a 3.0 or better cumulative GPA, must maintain a 3.0 or better cumulative GPA to continue and must have a 3.0 or better cumulative GPA to graduate from Olivet College with this major.
The following is an overview of courses associated with our financial planning major. We encourage you to speak with a faculty representative during your on-campus visit for detailed information about your specific program interests.
For an official description of courses and degree requirements for the 2018-19 academic year, please reference our academic catalog.