CFA® Program

Achieve one of the highest distinctions in the investment management profession: Become a Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®). As a CFA® charterholder, you will have the knowledge and the skills to thrive in the competitive investing industry.

The CFA® charter gives you expertise and real-world skills in investment analysis. Join more than 170,000 professionals who have been recognized globally for their commitment to ethics and professionalism.

CFA Program

Expand Your Knowledge with a Relevant and Rigorous Curriculum

The CFA Program helps you capitalize on your strengths. As a globally recognized credential in the investment management profession, the CFA Program enhances your knowledge and work experience. Gain a designation that will tell the world you have the skills to thrive in today’s complex and evolving investment industry.

The CFA charter is the gold standard for portfolio and wealth managers, investment and research analysts, and others in investment decision-making roles — and charterholders enjoy the benefits of one of the highest distinctions in the investment management industry.

How to Become a Charterholder

Learn how you can add one of the highest distinctions in investment management to your resume.

Start your path to becoming a CFA® charterholder

Curriculum Designed with Your Future in Mind

With a curriculum based on insights from practicing investment management professionals, the CFA Program provides a strong foundation in advanced investment analysis and real-world portfolio management skills. By collaborating with industry experts, we ensure that we provide a relevant curriculum and that charterholders are ready to enter today’s market.

Still in School?

The CFA Program can help your resume stand out. Interested in scholarships and credits available to university students  through the CFA program?

View Scholarship and Credit Opportunities

Thinking about Your Next Step?

Take our assessment to learn whether becoming a charterholder — and joining the ranks of elite investment professionals — is right for you.

Take the Readiness Assessment

Enroll and Register for the CFA Exam

Ready to take your career to the next level and learn from one of the world’s leading financial institutes?

Enroll and Register

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