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An Education That Adds Up

Actuarial Science Minor

Actuarial science is a discipline that applies mathematical and statistical methods to assess risk in insurance, finance and other industries and professions. With high salaries, great job security and endless opportunities, actuaries are consistently ranked one of the top jobs in the United States. With an education at Salisbury University, we can prepare you for one of these rewarding careers, where you can use your analytical skills to have a positive impact on others.

Why Choose an Actuarial Science Minor at Salisbury University?

A minor in actuarial science can maximize your potential in multiple fields of study -- the possibilities are virtually endless! In addition to experienced faculty and the opportunity to collaborate with other students, SU also hosts state-of-the-art facilities for student learning. Our students in the mathematics and computer science programs have access to the latest technology. The department has three computer laboratories available for instruction and research, as well as teaching labs running with different operating systems.

The actuarial profession requires strong analytical skills, oral and written communication skills, business knowledge, and an understanding of human behavior. The skills our program teaches can be applied to a wide variety of job fields.
Jiancheng Cai, Ph.D. Actuarial Science Program Coordinator

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