By ensuring that your financial counselors, educators, and coaches are AFC® certified, you demonstrate your organization’s commitment to helping clients achieve lasting financial well-being. Groups like North Carolina State Employees Credit Union have pledged to certify more than 1,000 employees, but even a small group can make a large impact.
Interested in getting your team certified?
AFCPE® offers group pricing for groups of more than 10. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more details
Military Educational Benefits
You may utilize GI Bill Benefits or the myCAA Scholarship to obtain your AFC®.
GI Bill Benefits
You may use your GI Bill Benefits to obtain your AFC through one of our distance learning programs or by taking courses on campus through our Registered Education Programs. Potential AFC Candidates will need to coordinate with the school’s Military and Veteran’s Services Office to ensure the college or university accepts GI Bill funding.
Click here to learn how to use your GI Bill Benefits.
AFC Exam Reimbursement
The AFC® exam and retakes are approved for Military Education Benefits. The AFC® exam is in the WEAMS system as ACCREDITED FINANCIAL COUNSELOR® (AFC®): $750. Learn More.
- Click here to learn how you can use GI Bill dollars to be reimbursed for your AFC Exam Fee.
- Link to regional processing offices.
NOTE: If you have questions about military education benefits, please contact Benefits Administration. AFCPE® does not manage military education benefits.
If you are a Military Member who wishes to obtain the AFC utilizing your Service’s Credentialing Assistance Program (COOL), connect first with your Education office or Education NCOIC to ensure you understand the requirements, then reach out to AFCPE’s Special Programs team at email@example.com for additional enrollment support.
myCAA: Self Paced Study
Learn more about the myCAA program here.
Military Spouses who are eligible for the myCAA program are able to pursue the AFC designation for $75 in out-of-pocket costs when they select the Self-Study Pathway (AFC Online Study Guide & Webinar Review Session) option. Please see the myCAA FAQ for additional information.
Once you have connected with your SECO Career coach,please contact our Special Programs team at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional details and enrollment support.
Current university or college students studying full-time at the undergraduate (at least 12 credits), graduate (at least 9 credits), or PhD (at least 3 credits) level are eligible to receive 50% off the AFC®exam.
Please upload your transcript during the AFC registration process. Discount will be applied by AFCPE after current, full-time status is verified. Reduced exam fee paid when candidate is ready to register for the exam.
If you are studying part-time at an AFCPE Registered Education Program, you may be eligible for the AFCPE Registered Education Program Part-Time Student Exam Scholarship, made possible by the AFCPE Strategic Impact Fund. Click here for more information.
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