May 19, 2024  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED PUBLICATION]

Mathematics Major, Actuarial Track, B.A./B.S.

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Pott College of Science, Engineering and Education  >> Mathematical Sciences  

70 hours; 2.0 major GPA required

The curriculum leading to a degree in mathematics with an actuarial emphasis is designed to prepare the student for a career as an applied mathematician in the actuarial field or a related field. The validation by educational experiences (VEE) of the Society of Actuaries (SOA) and the Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) are met by courses in accounting and finance, economics, and mathematical statistics. Individuals may apply for the VEE credit after completion of the required coursework with a minimum grade of B in each course and after passing two SOA/CAS actuarial exams. MATH 438  will provide the foundation for Exam P; MATH 375  will provide the foundation for Exam FM; and STAT 265  and STAT 475  will provide the foundation for Exam SRM.


* There are two prerequisite courses for FIN 305  (ECON 265  and ACCT 202 ). STAT 241  will be substituted for ECON 265 .

Elective Courses (9 hours)

Select nine hours from the upper-level course offerings in mathematics, as directed by advisor (excluding MATH 291 , MATH 391 , MATH 392 , MATH 393 ).

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