College of Health and Human Sciences
The coursework for the financial counseling and planning major includes accounting, communication, consumer behavior, economics, employee benefits, estate planning, investments, leadership, marketing, mathematics, personal finance, retirement planning, statistics, and tax law. This program is registered with the Certified Financial Planner Board.
Transfer GPA and Course Requirements
Purdue admits to individual majors. To be considered for admission as a college transfer student, applicants must meet minimum GPA requirements for their desired major. In addition, some majors have course requirements. Requirements for this major are posted below (unless the program is closed to transfers).
Minimum GPA: 2.5
Additional Requirements: One semester of personal finance (CSR 34200 equivalent preferred), one semester of statistics (STAT 11300 or 30100 equivalent preferred), all with grades of C or higher.