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Course Information
Family Resource Management

Course Description
This course offers a survey of current personal finance and family resource management literature to provide an overview of current consumer finance research from multiple perspectives.

Christina Glenn

Campus Coordinator

For course access questions, contact the teaching university’s campus coordinator. For enrollment questions, contact your home university campus coordinator.
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Disability Support Services

To request accommodations for this course, contact the disability support office at your home university. You must register each semester and for each course. Read more about the Great Plains IDEA process for requesting accommodations.


Life Matters: Creating a dynamic balance of work, family, time, & money
A. Roger Merrill
Edition: 1st
ISBN: 978-0071441780
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

StrengthsFinder 2.0 (with access code)
Tom Rath
Edition: 1st
ISBN: 978-1595620156
Publisher: Gallup Press

Bridges Out of Poverty: Strategies for Professional and Communities
Philip E. DeVol (Author), Ruby K. Payne (Author), Terie Dreussi Smith (Author)
Edition: Revised 2009 Edition
ISBN: 978-1934583357
Publisher: aha! Process, Inc

No Limits: Blow the CAP Off Your Capacity
John C. Maxwell
Edition: 1st
ISBN: 978-1455548286
Publisher: Center Street

Course Access
Approximately two weeks before the first day of class at K-State, the K-State campus coordinator, Rachel Ohmes, will email an instructional course access packet to students for courses taught by K-State. Using the instructional packet, students create their K-State eID and complete the K-State Course Access Form at least 5 days before the first day of class. Students meeting all deadlines for eID creation and submission will have access to K-State Online by the first day of class.

Exam Proctor

This course does not require an exam proctor.

Synchronous Components

This course does not include synchronous components.


Students will choose two of the above books to read.

University Members
Members of the Great Plains IDEA are universities accredited by a regional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Member universities recruit, admit and graduate students, teach in an academic program and contribute to the leadership and maintenance of the alliance. Membership in the alliance is a selective process that engages institutional leadership at all levels.

– – April-Dawn Knudsen, North Dakota State University