Major, Bachelor of Science Degree
A graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Actuarial Science and Statistics will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the program to:
- Develop an aptitude for problem solving and apply mathematical, statistical, and financial models in the actuarial and other applied fields.
- Be able to use a standard statistical software package to handle and manage data, to create graphical displays, and to perform statistical analysis.
- Identify society’s needs with a sense of professionalism, and develop the knowledge and skills to adapt to a dynamic multidisciplinary technological environment through teamwork, ethical behavior, and effective communication.
- Demonstrate the skills necessary for an entry-level position in actuarial science, statistics, or related fields, in the settings of business, industry, government, or public education.
Note: A minor in statistics is not available for this major.
Actuarial Science and Statistics (Option 1: Actuarial Science), BS (43-01576) (4 Year Guide)