Actuarial Science Concentration

Predict the Future – With Math

Where there is risk, there is a place for an actuary.

Use your experience in math and statistics to examine risks of particular situations and make decisions on insurance coverage, business expansion or government policy.

You will use critical-thinking and problem-solving skills every day in the competitive world of actuarial science. We can guarantee you will be able to practice these skills in every class you take with us.

You will learn to use these skills in leadership positions, whether among classmates or in your career.


Take Classes Like…

  • Statistical Methods
  • Linear Algebra and Differential Equations
  • Introduction to Probability Theory

Find more of the classes you will be taking in our academic catalog.

Begin Your Career

You could demonstrate the skills you learn at DWU in these industries:

  • Major insurance
  • Consulting firms
  • Investment houses and banking

Just to name a few!

Get to Know Your Professors

Our low student-to-teacher ratio offers valuable one-on-one interaction with professors who care about you and your work.

Any Questions?

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