Wyoming

State-by-State Assessment of Personal Finance Education Standards

State Department of Education Link

https://edu.wyoming.gov/ 

Stand-Alone Personal Finance Standards

No

Wyoming does not have stand-alone standards. Personal financial literacy standards are embedded within the economics curriculum. 

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

No

There are not specific standards for FCS; however, there are some standards embedded within the overall CareerTech standards. 

https://1ddlxtt2jowkvs672myo6z14-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2014-CVE-WyCPS-FINAL_11.28.18sd_FINAL.pdf 

Personal Finance Embedded in Social Studies or Economics Standards 

Yes 

Personal financial literacy is embedded within the economics curriculum. 

https://edu.wyoming.gov/downloads/standards/2015/2014-SS-WyCPS-FINAL.pdf 

Personal Finance Embedded in Mathematics Common Core Standards

Yes

The mathematics standards have been cross-walked to include cross-disciplinary connections to financial literacy throughout all grade levels. 

https://edu.wyoming.gov/downloads/standards/2018/Math-Standards-2018.pdf 

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

No

Students are required to take economics during high school, but there is not a stand-alone course required for just personal financial literacy. 

State Assessment of Personal Finance Required

No