Insurance

Description of Concentration

The insurance concentration is open to all undergraduate students. The concentration prepares students to enter careers in the insurance industry or risk management. Students with a concentration in insurance should be prepared to enter positions in underwriting, claims, marketing and risk management. Study of insurance also helps students interested in careers in other insurance company functions such as human resources, management, investments, actuarial science and accounting.

Requirements for Concentration

Students can earn the concentration by completing three courses with a GPA of 2.0 or above:

  • Insurance 51 (Personal Risk Management)
  • Insurance 141 (Business Risk Management)
  • Insurance 161 (Insurance Company Operations)
University News
April 27, 2017
When Drake senior Reed Fischer crossed the finish line at the Drake Relays presented by Hy-Vee on Thursday, he broke a school record that has stood since long before Drake’s famed Blue Oval was blue.
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