This interdisciplinary certificate is designed to help students start a career in actuarial science. Students completing the certificate in actuarial science will have a good foundation in the material needed for the actuarial industry’s first two exams and will have completed three of the industry’s Validation by Educational Experience (VEE) requirements. This certificate is designed for students who already have a bachelor’s degree. Current USM students who are interested in actuarial science can take the interdisciplinary minor, which can be used to satisfy the Core Electives requirement in the Core Curriculum.
Minimum number of credits required for the certificate: 32
Required Courses in Mathematics and Statistics: (17 credits)