This course is a great coaching and parenting tool for a no-nonsense approach for teaching kids and teens the basics of money. This course equips parents to teach their children how to win with money by starting with the basics like working, spending, saving, and giving.

What this course teaches

  • Where money comes from

  • The value of hard work

  • How to save, spend, and give

  • Debt, and how to avoid it

  • Paying cash for college

  • Living responsibly

What to Expect

All work is self-paced and on an individual basis. Courses are designed to build upon the student’s accumulated knowledge while also instilling confidence for practical application. Once enrolled in a course, you will have access to all content. You will need the required textbook above to begin your studies. A PDF version of the final exam is available if you prefer to complete your test offline. You will need to submit your answers through this website in order for your test to be graded and the course completed. A grade of 85% is considered passing for each of the open book exams/assignments. 

All programs should be completed within 6 years. The student that is not able to complete their program of study within the time limit may be dropped from active student status unless they apply for an extension. Extensions for hardship cases may be applied for in writing.

Smart Money Smart Kids: Raising the Next Generation to Win with Money

by Dave Ramsey & Rachel Cruze

In Smart Money Smart Kids, Dave Ramsey and his daughter, Rachel Cruze, team up to share some personal family stories you don’t want to miss! Get a no-nonsense approach for teaching your kids and teens the basics of money. Find practical strategies to raise money-smart kids in this debt-crazed world. Smart Money Smart Kids offers common-sense ways to teach money lessons.

This course is required for:

Doctor of Philosophy in Christian Counseling program