The Department of Mathematical Sciences, INDIANA UNIVERSITY SOUTH BEND
Why IUSB: Looking to earn an affordable and prestigious, valuable IU degree that’s also good value? You’ve come to the right place! IU South Bend is this region’s public university, full of amazing opportunities for discovery and impact, faculty and staff committed to your success, and vibrant campus life just waiting for you to make your mark. Courses flexible to your schedule with in-person and online formats, student-centered learning, approachable and supportive faculty team. The program prepares you for the first two professional exams, the Probability Exam (SOA Exam P/CAS Exam 1) and the Financial Mathematics Exam (SOA Exam FM/CAS Exam 2).
Why Actuarial Science: Actuarial science is the study of the financial implications of uncertain future events. Students learn how to use mathematics, statistics, and probability principles to anticipate future events and take preventive measures.
Actuaries study how to quantify and manage risk primarily in the fields of life and health insurance, pensions, employee benefits, investments, and more.
Career perspectives: Actuary, actuarial analyst, insurance analyst, market research analyst, actuarial consultant, pension analyst, risk analysis, Asset model specialist, and more.