Actuarial Science

(25 semester hours)

For information, contact the Department of Statistics, 311 Upham Hall (513-529-7828).

This minor is designed for students who are preparing for a possible career as an actuary. Courses in the minor may also be used to satisfy requirements of a major.

All courses in this minor must be taken for a grade, not credit/no-credit.

This minor satisfies the Thematic Sequence requirement of the Miami Plan for students majoring in the Departments of Mathematics and/or Statistics.

Program Requirements

Prerequisites:

Calculus, Multivariable Calculus, Linear Algebra. and Introductory Statistics

All of these:

ACC 221 Introduction to Financial Accounting (3)

ACC 222 Introduction to Managerial Accounting (3)

ECO 201 Principles of Microeconomics (3)

ECO 202 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)

FIN 301 Introduction to Business Finance (3)

STA 401 Probability (3)

STA 463 Regression Analysis (4)

STA 483 Analysis of Forecasting Systems (3)

Students are encouraged to select MTH 447 Mathematical Finance as an elective course that will enhance this program

Students in the Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics may count at most two courses from STA 401, 463, or 483 toward the requirements of the major.

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