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Whether you are looking to start a career in financial services or insurance, we have a wide range of study products designed to prepare you to pass your qualifying exam.


The SIE (Securities Industry Essentials) Exam is a FINRA sponsored exam that is a prerequisite to working within the financial services industry and launching your Financial Services career. Individuals do not need to be associated with a member firm to take the SIE. Follow our proven study best practices and we guarantee you’ll pass.

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Series 7

Passing the FINRA Series 7 Exam is the next step in launching your career in the securities industry. This exam, along with the SIE Exam, is required to be able to sell a broad range of securities. To benefit from STC’s technology solutions and up-to-date curriculum, choose one of our three different Prep Packages based on your learning needs and prepare to pass the first time.

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Life, Accident and Health Pre-licensing courses are required in order to act as an insurance agent. Our program is comprehensive and tailored to each state’s law, so that you get the information that you need to pass on the first try. We offer the most effective, exam-focused training solution in the industry.

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College Program

In collaboration with some of our top corporate clients, we are sponsoring more than 15 different courses (and periodic webinars) at over 35 universities nationwide. Our General Securities College program allows students to learn practical and essential knowledge of the securities industry that will make them more marketable to prospective employers.

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Why Choose STC?

STC was founded over 50 years ago with one purpose in mind - to help you pass your licensing exam and begin to achieve your professional goals. At our core, we are here to change lives and help you realize your dreams.

We also understand that people learn differently. That’s why we’ve spent thousands of hours perfecting our study materials and proven learning methodology. In addition to offering the widest variety of study options, STC offers live and virtual classes and ON-Demand lectures which put you in control of your training experience. Our study manual is available in online and print formats, plus our mobile app for IOS lets students conveniently synch with their STCI Homeroom from their mobile device.

Whenever and wherever you prefer to prepare for your exam, we have the tools to help you succeed on your professional path to success.

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Our platform is flexible and adaptable to meet your learning preferences: Videos, flashcards, online classes, and the strongest exam bank in the industry. However you learn best, we have you covered.

Over 50 Years of Experience

Over 3,500 satisfied corporate clients trust us to get you through your exam on the first try.

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Todd Talks Remote Testing – Ability to Review and Change Questions
As of September 28th, 2020 FINRA Remote Testing now allows you to review and change questions. Watch, listen and learn more…


What Is the SIE Exam and Why Did FINRA Establish It?
The SIE Exam is a FINRA-administered exam that’s required for any person who’s interested in starting a career in the securities industry. Passing the SIE alone doesn’t qualify a person for registration with a FINRA member firm or qualify them to engage in securities...


The New Definition of Accredited Investor
In this episode of our podcast, Chief Learning Officer, Todd Rosenfeld discusses the changes in the definition of Accredited Investor and how it impacts your business. Did you know that if you have a Series 7 or Series 65 registration you are now included in the new definition of an accredited investor under Regulation D? We cover this and more.