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  Nov 20, 2017
2017 Undergraduate Catalog

Actuarial Science and Statistics (43-576) - Option 1 - Actuarial Science, BS

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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)  

General Education Requirements: 39 Semester Hours

All students must complete a minimum of 42 credit hours in general education. See The General Education Program Requirements  for full listing of requirements. The following general education classes are required by this major:

Free Electives: 12-15 Semester Hours

Minimum Total: 120 Semester Hours

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