8 months
15133 CAD/year
5348 CAD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Financial Planning program at Seneca College prepares you to become specialized in one of the fastest growing sectors in financial services.

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The curriculum will equip you with a skillset for working in client-facing and behind-the-scenes roles with banks; trust companies; insurance companies; and investment, wealth management and financial planning firms. You will also learn to manage your personal finances, provide financial advice to the public and pursue industry-demanded certifications.


Throughout the Financial Planning  program at Seneca College you will develop the following skills:

  • communication
  • critical thinking
  • financial planning
  • interpersonal and relationship skills
  • teamwork and collaboration

Your Career

When you graduate from this program, these are the types of career options that you can explore:

  • employed and self-employed financial services professionals
  • personal bankers
  • financial advisers/planners
  • investment representatives
  • insurance agents/brokers
  • financial planning support associates

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Career Development for Financial Planning Professionals
  • Financial Planning and Financial Management
  • Planning for Retirement, Education and Individuals with a Disability
  • Income Tax Planning
  • Risk Management and Insurance Planning
  • Estate Planning and Legal Aspects

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 8 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Seneca offers admission to students up to the first day of classes. However, applications will not be accepted once a program becomes full. Therefore, it is recommended that you apply soon.


30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Ontario university or college degree or college diploma or equivalent. Applicants with an equivalent combination of partial postsecondary and at least two years of related work experience may be considered for admission. A relevant resumé and references must be provided.
  • English proficiency for graduate certificates 
  • Canadian citizens or permanent residents who were educated outside of Canada must provide a World Education Services (WES) or ICAS Canada credential evaluation.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15133 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15133 CAD per year during 8 months.
  • National

    5348 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5348 CAD per year during 8 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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