Faculty Resources

Committee for Excellence in Teaching and Learning

The Committee for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) provides professional development opportunities for faculty and staff of the College for Financial Planning, including discipline-specific and andragogical training, to create meaningful, innovative, and engaging educational experiences for our students and faculty.

Faculty Development

College for Financial Planning values high-quality teaching and supports faculty in creating the best possible learning environment for our students through use of best practices in online education. We promote and encourage professional development, providing support through:

  • Consultation on course and assignment design and classroom strategies
  • Training in a range of teaching practices, classroom strategies, and in-house technologies
  • Provision of resources for further exploration

For more information and a schedule of upcoming trainings, please contact cetl@cffp.edu.


The Master of Science in Financial Analysis and Master of Science in Personal Financial Planning give students access to a college library within each course. This library, through the Colorado Library Consortium, contains several library services, the largest of which is the well-renowned EBSCO database. The library provides many financial planning and finance journals and other articles, with an ability to make an advanced search of peer-reviewed sources or other specifications. Citations are formatted with a click when viewing an article.