Certificate in Actuarial Science

Want to become an Actuary?

The Certificate in Actuarial Sciences features courses in mathematics, statistics and economics to prepare you for work in insurance-related fields. By pursuing this certificate, you will become ready to complete actuarial exams in probability and financial mathematics and satisfy requirements for educational experiences listed by the Validation of Educational Experiences (VEE).

The Certificate in Actuarial Science is an 18-credit program composed of courses from two schools: the McAnulty College of Liberal Arts and the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business.

Required courses for the certificate:

  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Introduction to the Probability and Statistics I
  • Introduction to Probability and Statistics II
  • Business Finance
  • Derivatives