Actuarial Science Concentration - Requirements
Mathematics, Computer Science and Physics Department
Students planning to major in mathematics with a concentration in actuarial science should complete all requirements for the BA degree in mathematics with the selection of the following courses as electives in the major:
To fulfill the general education requirements, they are required to take:
Additional cognate requirements include:
The above requirements will assist students in preparing for actuarial exams 1 and 2, which are jointly administered by the Society of Actuaries and the Casualty Actuarial Society.
Independent study courses are also available to further develop the fundamental mathematical/statistical concepts applicable to insurance problems. Specifically, the student may
- Study Mathematics of Finance to strengthen their preparation for exam 2 and/or
- Study Life Contingencies and Loss Models to begin preparation for exam 3.
Laila Khreisat, Ph.D.
Department of Mathematics Computer Science and Physics
Fairleigh Dickinson University
285 Madison Ave - M-ZN2-02
Madison, NJ 07940
ZEN 250, Room 257