Benefits of Certification


The financial planning & analysis profession has experienced rapid growth over the past decade and there is a significant amount of knowledge required to perform at the highest level. 

Earning a certification credential is a voluntary activity, but it demonstrates that you have the proper knowledge and skills, as well as a high level of dedication to your profession.  

Get the most out of your career with the FP&A credential - enhance the value you bring to your current team and set yourself farther along the path to your career goals.

Earning the FP&A credential:

  • Makes you more marketable when you compete for FP&A positions
  • Shows mastery of core FP&A knowledge and principles 
  • Raises your professional reputation among your staff and your peers 
  • Expresses career long-term commitment through ongoing professional development
  • Demonstrates that you understand industry best practices
  • Opens the door to more opportunities for career advancement
  • Validates employer confidence in your skill set
  • Connects you with a network of FP&A-certified peers

For more on the benefits of certification, please review the "Why the Certified Corporate FP&A Credential?" webinar.

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Whitepaper: Benefits of Certification


Over the past several years, the need for experienced finance professionals in the corporate environment has steadily increased as organizations continue to adjust to economic uncertainties. As a result, many firms are seeking the most qualified individuals to analyze trends and manage the financial future of their organization.

Read the Whitepaper: The Benefits of Certification for FP&A Professionals, presented by AFP and KFORCE, for advantages to earning the Certified Corporate FP&A Professional credential.