The School of Arts & Sciences

Department of Computer Science & Mathematics

Minor in Actuarial Science

This minor is open to students from all majors.

Educational objective

The objective of the Minor in Actuarial Science is to provide students with the necessary knowledge to work in the general areas of actuarial science, mainly life and health insurance, pension funds, and financial security.

Learning outcomes

Graduates in the Minor in Actuarial Science will attain:


The Minor in Actuarial Science requires a total of 18 credits to graduate, distributed as follows:

Mathematical requirements (6 credits)

Number Course Cr
MTH201 Calculus III 3
MTH305 Probability and Statistics 3

Business requirements (6 credits)

Number Course Cr
ECO201 Microeconomics 3
ECO202 Macroeconomics 3

Actuarial mathematics courses (6 credits)

Number Course Cr
MTH402 Theory of Interest 31
MTH407 Actuarial Mathematics 3

(1)or FIN301 - Managerial Finance (3 cr.)

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