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
March 15, 2018
The Harkin Institute’s Spring 2018 Sussman Lecture on April 12 will feature a discussion on the top national security issues of the day with a panel of experts who work in the field.