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Risk Management and Insurance

(34 semester hours)


Open only to non-business majors, this minor provides an in-depth study of the risk management process and operational, legal, moral, and social issues surrounding life and health, property, and casualty insurance industries along with the employee benefits area. The financial consequences of being exposed to pure risk are explored for individuals and businesses. Tools for handling these exposures are critically analyzed along with the process of implementing financial and other strategies to prepare for possible outcomes.


A minimum 2.0 g.p.a. is required for all courses in this minor. Courses must be taken for a grade (not credit/no-credit). Students planning to take this minor should consult with the chief departmental adviser.


Department of Finance
2053 FSB