CFA® Program Print Curriculum Information

The CFA Program curriculum is available in two formats: digital and print.

  • The digital curriculum is provided for use on a variety of devices.
    • Level I and II candidates will use the Learning Ecosystem, a one-stop digital platform that consolidates the entire curriculum and all existing study tools.
    • Level III candidates will use an eBook version of the curriculum.  Get more information about Bookshelf, the eBook platform, including supported devices and browsers.
  • The print version provides the curriculum as a set of six volumes. Shipping and customs fees apply.

CFA Program candidates have access to the digital curriculum once they complete exam registration. Candidates can also purchase the print version of the curriculum during registration. Candidates can buy the print curriculum after registration by logging into candidate resources and selecting the print curriculum option.

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CFA Institute members have access to the curriculum free of charge by downloading Refresher Readings, which are also eligible for CE credit. Members who wish to purchase the full curriculum in the same format as candidates receive may do so at the discounted candidate rate listed below.

Purchase the CFA Program Curriculum 

Group Purchase the Curriculum (Print or Digital) Price
CFA Institute Members Order through your CFA Institute account (log in required) USD 150*
CFA Program Candidates (print only, post-registration) Order through your Candidate Resources USD 150*
Public Order through Wiley Variable

*Review the shipping and customs fees details.

We are unable to offer refunds or exchanges so we urge you to make your selections carefully.

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