York Community High School

Personal Finance Honors

Course Description

#0740 Personal Finance H

Grades 11-12 / 1 Semester High Weighted- 1.0 HS credit

Dual Credit with College of DuPage

(Business 1120—3 Credit Hours)

Fulfills the Consumer Education graduation requirement


This course is an introduction to the concepts of personal finance. You will explore a complete framework for understanding the process of accumulating and protecting personal wealth, emphasizing the analysis of risk/return relationships as well as learning to understand investment alternatives and how strategies develop as life situations mature. Students enrolled in this course can earn 3 semester hours of college credit from College of DuPage at no cost to the student. This is an Honors level course with an accelerated pace. This course fulfills the consumer education requirement for graduation.

Additional Information

Orientation to Indiana University ACP procedures and expectations


Borel, Jim
Business Department Chair jborel@elmhurst205.org