The actuarial mathematics major is specifically designed for students who wish to pursue an actuarial field, pursue graduate work in financial mathematics, or employment in a mathematics or statistics-related field.
The inclusion of a minor in Risk Management and Insurance introduces the student to specific uses of Actuarial Mathematics.
The combination of Applied Mathematics and Statistics expands the student’s knowledge of solution methods for Risk Analysis.
The inclusion of computational analytical methods introduces the student to computer modeling.
Analyze statistical data, such as mortality, accident, sickness, disability, and retirement rates and construct probability tables to forecast risk and liability for payment of future benefits. May ascertain insurance rates required and cash reserves necessary to ensure payment of future benefits.
Risk Management Specialists
Analyze and manage risk management issues by identifying, measuring, and making decisions on operational or enterprise risks for an organization.
Conduct quantitative analyses of information affecting investment programs of public or private institutions.
Math Core courses: 34 credits (GPA of 2.3)
Actuarial Math specific courses: 18 credits
Minor in Risk Management and Insurance
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