Certified Government Finance Officer (CGFO)

The CGFO program is intended to encourage a level of knowledge and professionalism in the field of government finance. It is also intended to encourage development and maintenance of professional competence for practicing governmental finance officers. For purposes of the CGFO program, a finance officer is any individual occupying a professional level position that includes oversight and/or supervision of one or more financial functions in a government entity.



Helpful Links

APPLY for the CGFO Membership
*Applicant must be a current GFOAT member to apply for this program.

VIEW the CGFO Participant List


DOWNLOAD the CGFO Program Guidelines (Adopted January 2016)

PAY for CGFO Exams

CGFO Exam Dates, Locations, and Registration

Visit the GFOAT Calendar for all up-to-date events, including upcoming CGFO exams.


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