Our Mission and Values

Our Mission

Our Mission

CFI’s mission is to help you advance your career.

​Corporate Finance Institute (CFI) is a leading global provider of online financial modeling and valuation courses for financial analysts. In 2017, CFI’s programs and certifications were delivered to 43,188 individuals at top universities, investment banks, accounting firms and operating companies around the world.

CFI courses give you practical skills, templates, and tools to advance your career. We pick up where business school leaves off to teach you on-the-job aspects of corporate finance, investment banking, corporate development, FP&A, treasury, and accounting.

Our Values

Our Values


We believe in bridging the gap between theory and practice with practical applications of finance.


We believe that “simplicity is the ultimate sophistication” in an increasingly complex financial world.


We believe our students benefit by learning from industry professionals.


We believe all people, from any background, in any country, should have access to world-class finance education.


We believe in giving back, especially to those who need it most.We donate 1% of pre-tax earnings to education charities.

Career advancement

We designed our courses specifically with you career in mind. That means we focus on the most practical applications of finance and accounting with the same type of training you would receive on job.

Explore our Career Map to find the job that’s right for you and take the necessary courses to start advancing your career today!