Financial and Housing Counseling


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Contact: Karen Smidt
Phone: 515-294-5397
E-mail Address:

Certificate Funding Options

This Certificate program doesn’t currently qualify for Federal Financial Aid. The following funding options are available:


Application Deadlines: Applications are accepted year-round, but to have the best chance of enrolling before the enrollment limits are reached, apply before the recommended deadlines: Fall admission: February 15 Spring admission: September 15 Summer admission: February 15

Program Requires GRE: No

Program Requires GMAT : No

Additional International Requirements:

English Proficiency Minimum:

TOEFL Paper (PBT) 550
TOEFL Internet (iBT) 79
PTE 53

Program Will Review Without TOEFL or IELTS:No

Financial Statement: Application

Mailing Address if needed:

Financial and Housing Counseling Certificate
310 Mackay Hall
Ames, IA 50011-1120