- Major Courses and General Education Courses
- Admission and Transfer Requirements
- Graduation Requirements
Why Choose Actuarial Science? - Program Spotlight
Actuaries use their analytical skills to assess and manage risk. They deal with the design, financing and operation of insurance plans. Typical problems could include setting the premium for automobile insurance, insuring an athlete against injury or determining the payout for a sweepstakes contest.
Actuaries are in demand in business and industry, and the average salary is quite high. Prospective actuaries take a series of tests, and this program will prepare you for the first test, which should lead to quick employment.
Actuaries are in demand in business and industry. Their great work environment, job security, future outlook and salary make this field one of the most attractive careers every year. Employment and advancement in the field are strongly dependent upon passing a series of professional exams. This program prepares students for the first two exams with two 3-credit preparation courses. This level of support for exam preparation may be the highest in the state.
ADVISOR: Dr. Kent Sun
EMAIL: [email protected]
Department of Mathematics
Ferris State University
820 Campus Drive/ASC 2021
Big Rapids, MI 49307
Actuarial Science Major Requirements - 120 Credits
University General Education
Choose any COMM and any ENGL
Satisfied through the major requirements
One of these must have a lab