Actuarial Science

What can I do with this degree?

All types of insurance

Pension plans

Finance and investments services

Workers' compensation

Employee benefit plans

Life Insurance

Health Insurance

Property/Casualty Insurance

Reinsurance Companies

Consulting Companies with clients in health care, financial services, employee benefits, government, and more.

Higher Education Institutions (faculty)
Develop computer skills and knowledge of statistical software tools.

Practice presentation skills to explain complex technical concepts.

Join a student professional organization.

Secure an internship.  Explore different types of employment.

Prepare for and take actuarial examinations prior to graduation.
University News
October 20, 2016
The Comparison Project will present the third event in its 2016–2017 series on death and dying. A community interfaith dialogue on Oct. 27 will feature representatives of three different refugee religions in Des Moines.