Since reinventing financial services education in 1988, our mission at IBF has been to enhance the professionalism of financial advisors through designation, certification, and degree programs that foster integrity, a commitment to continuous improvement, and excellent client service.
We monitor and ensure fulfillment of our mission through an ongoing analysis of student learning outcomes and an in-depth review of student satisfaction.
In pursuit of our mission, we at IBF strive to deliver knowledge and tools that are
- above and beyond what is required for licensure
- convenient and accessible for working professionals via our state-of-the-art online education model
- current and actionable across a full spectrum of the financial services industry
- founded in advanced theory and applicable to real-world practice
- supportive of ethical behavior, fiduciary responsibility, and ongoing professional development
- recognized in the industry as degrees and designations of distinction, quality, and commitment to the highest professional standards