May 25, 2022  
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Personal Financial Planning

343 Justin Hall
(785) 532-1480


Department Head:

Martin Seay

Graduate Faculty:

*Sonya Britt-Lutter, Ph.D., Texas Tech University
Nicholas Carr, Ph.D., Kansas State University
L. Ann Coulson, Ph.D., University of Missouri - Columbia
*Stuart Heckman, Ph.D., Ohio State University
*D. Elizabeth Kiss, Ph.D., University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
Derek Lawson, Ph.D., Kansas State University
HanNa Lim, Ph.D., Ohio State University - Columbus
*Maurice MacDonald, Ph.D., University of Michigan
Meghaan Lurtz, Ph.D., Kansas State University
Megan McCoy, Ph.D. University of Georgia
Blain Pearson, Ph.D., Texas Tech University
*Martin C. Seay, Ph.D., University of Georgia

*Denotes graduate faculty that are certified to serve as the major professor for doctoral students.

Graduate Faculty Associates:

Michael Kothakota, Ph.D. Kansas State University



The department of Personal Financial Planning at Kansas State University strives to be world known for its research, education, service, and outreach in financial planning offering emphases in financial counseling and financial therapy. We exist to prepare professionals to transform lives through financial planning.


    Doctor of PhilosophyMaster of ScienceGraduate Certificate