Nevada

State-by-State Assessment of Personal Finance Education Standards

State Department of Education Link

http://nde.doe.nv.gov  

Stand-Alone Personal Finance Standards

Yes

Nevada implemented standards for financial literacy beginning with grade 3 through grade 12 in 2017. In grades 3-5, the financial literacy standards will be incorporated into the existing standards table. In grades 6-8 and grades 9-12, the financial literacy standards will be presented in a separate table for districts to decide how to incorporate them.

http://www.doe.nv.gov/uploadedFiles/nde.doe.nv.gov/content/Standards_Instructional_Support/Nevada_Academic_Standards/Social_Studies/Financial_Literacy/NACSSocialStudiesforFinLiteracy.pdf 

Personal Finance Standards in Career and Technical Education (CTE), Family and Consumer Sciences 

Yes

Nevada offers a course entitled Family and Consumer Sciences which has personal financial literacy standards  embedded within the coursework.  This course is offered to students in grades 9-12. 

http://www.doe.nv.gov/uploadedFiles/ndedoenvgov/content/CTE/Programs/EducationHospHumanSvcs/Standards/Family-and-Consumer-Sciences-STDS-ADA.pdf 

Personal Finance Embedded in Social Studies or Economics Standards 

Yes

The standards are embedded within social studies curriculum. In grades 9-12, the standards are embedded within the economics curriculum. Beginning in 2022, all students will be required to take economics for graduation. 

Personal Finance Embedded in Mathematics Common Core Standards 

No

Personal Finance or Financial Literacy Course Required for Graduation or Required to be Offered

No

Beginning in 2022, all students will be required to take economics for graduation. This is the course that most districts choose to embed the required financial literacy standards. Currently the standards must be met by each student, but there is not a specific course. 

State Assessment of Personal Finance Required

No