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CPCU®

Gain the confidence and professionalism you need to stand out with CPCU, the most trusted credential in risk and insurance.

What a CPCU can do for you

I have to say, earning the CPCU designation has been the single most rewarding professional accomplishment in my life. The respect and acknowledgement that comes with the achievement is unmatched.

Orlene Arriola CPCU, CRIS, AINS

93% of those surveyed said that their CPCU was a good addition to their resume

100% of those in their career fewer than 2 years said the CPCU resulted in management recognition.

87% of CPCU completers who have worked in risk management and insurance for more than 10 years said this designation helped them achieve their career goals.

CPCU Designation Requirements

Total Required Courses:
9
Average Completion Time:
2-3 Years

Still Wondering if CPCU is Right for You?

Here are some final facts to help you decide if this is the right designation for your role as well as your future career goals. 

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Continuing Education for CPCU

Risk management and insurance is continuously evolving, and as leaders in their field, CPCUs must be at the forefront of emerging trends. After earning your designation, the CE for CPCU program provides a way for you to stay up-to-date on the latest knowledge, while also providing an outlet to showcase your educational efforts.

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CPCU Society

The CPCU Society is dedicated to enriching the careers of nearly 18,000 highly motivated risk management and insurance professionals. We provide you with the knowledge you need to succeed and connect you with the people and programs that will help you achieve your goals. ​​​​Additionally, the CPCU Society offers half-priced dues for individuals in the process of completing the CPCU designation.  In addition to educational offerings, you’ll have access to a network of close to 18,000 members who have been in your shoes.

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My Courses

When you're working toward your educational goals, it's important to stay focused and create a schedule that works for you.

That’s why you can quickly and easily access your online courses online, anytime, so you can get what you need to develop the skills your role requires.

Within your online course you will have access to:

  • Course assignments
  • Glossary of key terms
  • Practice exams and more
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Is a Designation Worth It?

If you have questions about whether to pursue a designation versus an MBA, why our students choose our programs, or where to begin, we’ve got the answers! Download our guide, “Take Your Career to the Next Level,” to learn why a designation is worth the investment. 

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