More Qualifications. More Opportunities. That is the power of the CFMS.

The Certified Financial Modeling Specialist (CFMS) designation is a self-study, online financial modeling training and certification program. The CFMS program is a global, trusted certification program built exclusively by and for financial modeling professionals. The CFMS was created as a continuing education and professional self-improvement program.

The CFMS is backed by the Financial Modeling Group (FMG), a 15,000+ member association of financial modeling professionals. Every year, membership grows and registration for the CFMS examination increases.

  • Add the Certified Financial Modeling Specialist (CFMS) to the education section on your resume, showing tangible evidence of your dedication and education in the financial modeling industry, helping set you apart from others withyour same level of more generic education.
  • Speed up your success within the financial modeling industry by listening to recorded audio interviews with experienced financial modelers.
  • Quickly gain specialized knowledge, learn the common models and words used in financial modeling, and gain confidence in what you know and don’t know.
  • Scientific studies have shown that earning a certification can increase your earning power permanently.
  • Complete our program  at your own pace over a few months, or a few years.  Once you pass the online timed examination, we will mail you a certificate in a leather-like diploma holder to display in your office or home.


To earn the CFMS designation, you must complete the the CFMS program. To learn more about that process, please see our How it Works page. If you have questions you can reach us in our Portland, Oregon office at 305-503-9050. To get started today, Register Here.