College: College of Science and MathematicsDepartment: Mathematics & Statistics
A Bachelor of Science degree in Actuarial Science is a program designed to provide students with a strong foundation in mathematics, statistics, finance, and economics, as well as the skills and knowledge needed to become an actuary. Students who seek this degree path will learn about advanced mathematical and statistical modeling techniques, as well as business communication and ethics. This degree program emphasizes the study of risk assessment and management, including the evaluation and analysis of financial data to help organizations make informed decisions about finances, insurance, investments, and pensions. This program includes opportunities for internships and professional development, as well as preparation for professional actuarial exams.
Graduates of this program will be prepared for careers in a variety of industries, including insurance, finance, and consulting. A degree in Actuarial Science is ideal for individuals who are highly analytical and enjoy working with numbers and data to solve complex problems.
Curriculum and degree requirements can be found in the most current Undergraduate Bulletin.