Cuyahoga Community College
Other Program Types
Certificate of Financial Planning
Methods of Offering Services
Our primary audiences are the residents and organizations of Cuyahoga County. However, we attract customers from Erie, Huron, Lorain, Summit, Portage, Geauga, and Lake counties on a regular basis. Additionally, our online programs are available globally to anyone with Internet access.
We provide a multifaceted series of programs meeting a wide-range of customer needs. The Institute of Finance and Insurance addresses the life-lone-learning, certification and licensure requirements for professionals in these industries. We are one of eight community colleges nationwide accredited to offer the Certificate in Financial Planning, as approved by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards. Our Estate Planning for Lifelong Learners and Wealth Management courses address the needs of seniors in our community. Our Real Estate Investing series address the multigenerational-multicultural audience. Our online offerings Debt Elimination Techniques That Work and Stock Options, Introduction are available worldwide.
Programs and Fees
Materials and Publications
To publicize our programs we utilize our semester schedule books, our website and a number of promotional materials from brochures to extensive advertising campaigns with organizations such as the Cleveland Plain Dealer and Inside Business. In the delivery of the materials, we utilize online content, materials developed directly by our providers such as Connie Dieken as well as proprietary content provided through our strategic partners such as Dale Carnegie, Employment Learning Innovations and WorldatWork. We also utilize a number of textbooks and manuals to supplement the course work as in the case of the Certificate in Financial Planning series.
Mission and/or Goals
To provide high quality, accessible and affordable educational opportunities and services--including university transfer, technical and lifelong learning programs--that promote individual development and improve the overall quality of life in multicultural community.