Degree Requirements

Undergraduate Degree Requirements (120)

Areas A-E: Core Curriculum Recommendations

  • Required course: Math 1113 Precalculus (3) (or a higher-level mathematics course)
  • Required course: Math 2211 Calculus of One Variable I (4) (or a higher-level mathematics course)

Area F: Courses Appropriate to the Major Field (18)

  1. Required courses: Select the course(s) not taken in Area A or D.

    • Math 2211 Calculus of One Variable I (4)
    • Math 2212 Calculus of One Variable II (4)
    • Math 2215 Multivariate Calculus (4)
    • Math 2420 Discrete Mathematics (3)
  2. Select additional courses to complete 18 hours in Area F:
    • CSc 2010
    • CSc 2310
    • Econ 2105
    • Econ 2106
    • Acct 2101
    • Acct 2102

    A minimum of 60 core hours is required.

Area G: Major Courses (33)

  1. Required courses to fulfill CTW requirement (6)

    • Math 3000 Bridge to Higher Mathematics (3)
    • Math 4991 Senior Seminar (3)
  2. Required courses (27)
    • Math 3435 Introductory Linear Algebra (3)
    • Math 4211 Optimization (3)
    • Math 4435 Linear Algebra (3)
    • Math 4661 Analysis I (3)
    • Math 4662 Analysis II (3)
    • Math 4610 Numerical Analysis I (3)
    • Math 4620 Numerical Analysis II (3)
    • Math 4751 Mathematical Statistics I (3)
    • Math 4752 Mathematical Statistics II (3)

Area H: Electives and Foundation Courses (27)

    • Mathematics electives (9)
    • Select additional 3000/4000-level mathematics courses, of which three hours at most may be at 3000 level (excluding Math 3030, 3050, 3070, and 3090).
  1. Courses to satisfy foundation requirements for the business degree (18)
    • RMI 3750 Risk Modeling (3)
    • AS 4140 Probability and Statistics for Actuarial Science (3)
    • AS 4230 Theory of Interest (3)
    • MBA 7035 Economics for Managers (3)
    • MBA 8035 Financial Accounting (3)
    • MBA 8135 Corporate Finance (3)

Graduate Degree Requirements (30)

  1. Required courses (24)

    • FI 8000 Valuation of Financial Assets (3)
    • AS 8340 Life Contingencies I (3)
    • AS 8350 Insurance Mathematics (3)
    • AS 8810 Actuarial Science Graduate Seminar (3)
    • ECON 8740 Applied Statistics and Econometrics (3)
    • MRM 8320 Stochastic Risk Management Models (3)
    • MRM 8600 Theory of Risk Sharing (3)
    • MRM 8610 Financial Engineering (3)
  2. Two Actuarial Science electives (6)