Actuarial Science Minor

If you are considering a career in risk assessment for insurance, business and other industries, equip yourself for success with Truman’s actuarial science minor.

When you pursue an actuarial science minor, you take classes in economics, mathematics, and statistics to prepare you for the first two actuarial exams, which serve as the gateway into the profession. Check out our actuarial flowchart [PDF] for more details on prerequisites.

Outside the classroom, join a lively community of learners, collaborating with students and faculty in research, consulting for Truman’s Center for Applied Statistics and Evaluation, or joining a student group like the Society of Actuaries.

Pursuing a minor in Actuarial Science prepares you for a range of careers such as:

  • environmental protection
  • consumer marketing
  • banking and finance
  • insurance
  • agribusiness
  • medical research
  • economics
  • teaching
  • …and many more