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Study Actuarial Science

Major in Mathematics with an Emphasis in Actuarial Science

Analyze data to provide insight into risk management and decision-making.

Master the art of financial risk analysis. Students develop advanced skills in mathematics and statistics to assess the likelihood of future events and their financial impact.

Our program combines a strong foundation in mathematics, statistics, and finance with practical applications in insurance, finance, and risk management.

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Topics Unique to the Actuarial Science Emphasis Track

Our carefully crafted curriculum covers a wide range of subjects, including:

  • Probability Theory
  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Life Contingencies
  • Risk Modeling
  • Financial Mathematics

Our program is designed to prepare you for the rigorous actuarial exams required for certification. You will receive guidance and support to succeed in exams such as the Society of Actuaries (SOA) and Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) exams.

Career Paths for Actuarial Science Grads

Actuaries play a crucial role in helping companies make informed decisions about pricing insurance policies, determining pension plan contributions, and evaluating potential risks associated with various business ventures.

Our grads work across various industries, including insurance, finance, consulting, and government.

Actuaries earn competitive salaries with a median pay of $105,000 annually.


Additional information
for the School of Science and Mathematics

Catalog – see program guides