Entry requirements

If you would like to join the CFA program you must meet one of the following requirements:

  • Have a bachelor’s degree (or equivalent; holders of professional qualification are eligible as well) or be in the final year of your bachelor’s degree program at the time of registration (you may not register for the Level 2 exam until you have earned your degree) or
  • Have four years of qualified, professional work experience (does not have to be investment related) or
  • Have a combination of work and college experience that totals at least four years

 

There are no exemptions available from any Level of the CFA Program.