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RICP® (Retirement Income Certified Professional®)

Overview:

An RICP® designee is trained to understand how to structure effective retirement income plans, how to mitigate risks to the plan, and how to create a sustainable stream of income to last throughout a client’s retirement years.

Educational Requirements:

Requires three college-level courses with anticipated total study and preparation time of 150 hours. The three courses are: Retirement Income Process, Strategies & Solutions; Sources of Retirement Income; and Managing the Retirement Income Plan.

Prerequisites/Experience:

Requires three years of full-time, relevant business experience.

Ethics:

Designees must adhere to The American College’s Code of Ethics, which includes the following professional pledge: “I shall, in light of all conditions surrounding those I serve, which I shall make every conscientious effort to ascertain and understand, render that service which, in the same circumstances, I would apply to myself.”

Examinations:

Requires three closed-book, course-specific, two-hour proctored exams.

Continuing Education:

15 hours of continuing education every two years through The American College’s PACE recertification program.

Enforcement:

Designation may be removed for unethical conduct through the Certification Committee of The American College’s Board of Trustees.

Accreditation:

The American College has the highest level of academic accreditation – regional accreditation – through the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

File a Complaint about a Designee:

You may file a complaint in writing to: The Registrar; The American College; 270 S. Bryn Mawr Ave; Bryn Mawr, PA, 19010 or by emailing Registrar@TheAmericanCollege.edu.

Issuing Institution:

The American College, an accredited non-profit educational institution since 1927, confers the RICP®. The College has a full-time faculty of industry experts and is the leading educator of financial professionals in the United States.



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