Actuarial Science

Department of Mathematics

The minor in actuarial science provides students with the necessary background coursework for careers in a field whose demand is constantly on the rise.  The minor is open to students from all majors.  It offers an opportunity for students to develop skills expected of entry level actuaries; equipping them with the tools to help companies and businesses to better anticipate and manage risk.  This minor also provides reasonable preparation for the first two actuarial examinations.

Requirements for the Actuarial Science Minor (21-22 credits)

Students are required to take MATH 233, MATH 381, MATH 461, ECON 201, ECON 202.  Students may choose 6-7 credits from BUAD 331 (3), BUAD 332 (3), CPSC 310 (4), ECON 301 (3), ECON 304 (3), ECON 321 (3), ECON 322 (3), MATH 351 (3), MATH 352 (3), MATH 382 (3).