The Actuarial Science Concentration prepares a student to become an actuary. Actuaries must learn mathematics, economics, finance, and computer programming.

**COURSES ESSENTIAL FOR EXAMS:**

MATH 3355 Probability (Exam P)

MATH 4050 Interest Theory (Exam FM)

A new SOA requirement of* Predictive* Analytics begins in June 2018. I recommend CSC 2730 and CSC 4740. A student must have a two-course prerequisite sequence in order to take these courses. Computer Science recommends CSC 1253 and CSC 1254. (They may allow ISDS 1100 and ISDS 3107.)

**COURSES FOR VEE:**

ECON 2030 Economic Principles (VEE)

MATH 4056 Mathematical Statistics (VEE)

ACCT 2001 Intro to Financial Accounting (VEE)

FIN 3715 Business Finance (VEE)

**OTHER ****COURSES**** OF INTEREST:**

EXST 2201 Statistical Analysis (prerequisite for EXST 3201)

EXST 3201 Statistical Analysis (VEE)MATH 4153 Linear Algebra

FIN 3440 Risk & Insurance: You should first take FIN 3715. Actuarial science students are admitted to the FIN 3440 without the Business Law prerequisite.

MATH 4058 Stochastic Processes

MATH 2085 Linear Algebra