(1) “Coordinating board” means the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
(2) “General academic teaching institution” has the meaning assigned by Section 61.003.
(b) The coordinating board by rule shall:
(1) require a general academic teaching institution to offer training in personal
financial literacy to provide students of the institution with the knowledge and skills
necessary as self-supporting adults to make critical decisions relating to personal
financial matters; and
(2) determine the topics to be covered by the training, which may include budgeting,
credit cards, spending, saving, loan repayment and consolidation, taxes, retirement
planning, insurance, and financing of health care and other benefits.
(c) The coordinating board by rule may provide for the training required under this
section to be offered in an online course.
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