The minor in actuarial science prepares students for the two actuarial exams and part of the college courses required for a designation of Associate of the Society of Actuaries, Casualty Actuarial Society or Canadian Institute of Actuaries. Specifically the minor provides students with intense background in principles of actuarial models and opens a broad path to an actuarial professional world.
The minor in actuarial science is for non-actuarial science majors and requires a minimum of 18 credits. Required courses account for six credits and four electives complete the minor as outlined below. Students must attain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 in these courses.
Students should take MATH 200 with a minimum grade of B, as it is a prerequisite for the actuarial science required courses.
|FIRE 319||Financial Mathematics||3|
|FIRE 320||Actuarial Probability Concepts||3|
|Introduction to Accounting I|
|Introduction to Accounting II|
|Risk Management and Insurance|
|Principles of Microeconomics|
|Principles of Macroeconomics|
|Intermediate Financial Management|
|Options, Futures and Swaps|
|Calculus with Analytic Geometry I|
|Calculus with Analytic Geometry II|
MATH courses (300+ level)
|Introduction to Statistical Inference|
STAT courses (200+ level)