December 5, 2016
Advisor Solutions asked former grant recipients to update advisors on their progress of their programs. To hear how University of Georgia, Texas A&M University and William Paterson University are working to prepare the next generation of financial advisors read part one of this blog post.
University of North Texas: Spreading the Word
2015: $50,000 Grant
The University of North Texas (UNT) is working hard to get the word out about financial planning as a career. “Students rarely just stumble into a financial planning degree,” notes UNT’s Ragan. And if they do learn about the program, it’s often as juniors and seniors when they don’t have enough time to switch their major to financial planning, laments Ragan, himself a graduate of the UNT financial planning program.