Develop your expertise for a career as an actuary.
The Mathematics Major with a Concentration in Actuarial Studies will prepare you for a career in insurance, finance, or related profession. Study statistics, mathematical modeling, and data analysis and learn how to calculate probability and risk. As part of your professional training, you will study financial mathematics and database applications.
Mathematics is the language of science and also plays a key role in many of the social sciences. An understanding of mathematics provides a powerful approach to solving problems through organization, simplification, and abstraction. In today’s job market, individuals with highly developed analytical and problem-solving skills are in great demand. Therefore, there are numerous career options for you if you choose to major in mathematics.
Rigorous high school coursework and strong SAT scores with above average grades in mathematics and computer science courses.