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    CFA Program

    Achieve one of the highest distinctions in the investment management profession — the CFA ® designation The Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) Program helps you capitalize on your strengths, leading to a charter that will tell the world you have the skills necessary to compete and excel in today’s complex and evolving investment industry. The CFA charter is the gold standard for the investment industry. Charterholders enjoy a mark of distinction throughout the world. The CFA Program provides the strongest foundation in advanced investment, analysis, and real-world portfolio management skills for a career advantage that you will use at all stages of your career. This globally recognized graduate-level credential is held by over 178,00 professionals across 164 countries.

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    The Most Trusted CFA® Study Program Around the World

    Kaplan Schweser has been partnering with CFA societies for 15 years...developing candidates into CFA® charterholders and ultimately leaders in society communities. Schweser’s study program has evolved over the years to create an engaging experience for candidates, using real-time data to guide them to exam success in an adaptive manner.

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    Schweser offers free resources to those interested in earning the coveted CFA® charter. Candidates can sign-up to receive daily CFA® Program practice questions, access a free product trial, download eBooks, and more. View Free Resources »

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    Kaplan Schweser Blog

    Our continuously updated blog features expert-written blogs with tips and information related to becoming a CFA® charterholder, passing the CFA® exam, and advancing your career.

    Free eBook: Before You Decide to Sit for the CFA Exam

    Get advice from CFA® charterholders who have successfully gone through the program. Learn what it takes to earn the charter and ultimately succeed in the investment industry.

    Online Mock Exam

    Practice taking the computer-based test before exam day with the Online Schweser Mock Exam. This realistic exam simulates the interface, format, difficulty, and length of the actual CFA exam, helping you develop your test-taking skills, identify your weak areas, and demonstrate your mastery of the CFA Program curriculum. Afterward, view answer explanations, check your score compared to those of other candidates, and drill deeper into each question with our Mock Exam Tutorial. Cost = $ 75 and register hereView more details.

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    Locally Awarded Scholarships

    2021 Kaplan Schweser Materials Scholarship - Contact us for more details at [email protected] 

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    CFA Program Scholarships

    CFA Institute offers scholarships as part of our commitment to promoting the highest standards of ethics, education, and professional excellence.

    • Access Scholarship

      For those who may be unable to afford the full price for the CFA Program enrollment and exam registration.

    • Women’s Scholarship

      For women who do not qualify for other CFA Institute scholarships and have not yet registered for their next exam. 

    • Student Scholarship

      For students who attend one of our Affiliated Universities.

    • Professor Scholarship

      For full-time college or university professors who teach a minimum of six credit hours per quarter or semester or administrators/department heads who teach three hours per quarter or semester at one university.

    • Regulator Scholarship

      For full-time, qualified employees of non-profit entities that supervise or regulate the operations, standards of practice, or business conduct of the investment management industry.

    • Media Scholarship

      For eligible, full-time employees of media organizations who communicate and distribute financial news, data, and education around the world.