B.S. in Actuarial Science: Course Sequence

The following sequences assume the current bi-yearly frequency of MATH 311. Students will be prepared to take an actuarial exam no later than the summer following their third year.

SEQUENCE BEGINNING EVEN YEARS (FALL 2014 AND EVEN YEARS BEYOND)

FRESHMAN YEAR
First Semester (Fall) Sem. Hours Second Semester (Spring) Sem. Hours
Math 170: Calculus I 4 Math 171: Calculus II 4
Theo 111: Theological Foundations 3 Math 225: Foundations of  Mathematics 3
Engl 101: English Composition 3 Econ 200: Microeconomics 3
Foreign Language I (Elective) 3 Foreign Language II (Elective) 3
Phil 100: Ethics as Intro to Philosophy 3 Macs 101: Introduction to Actuarial Science* 3
TOTAL 16 TOTAL 16
SOPHOMORE YEAR
First Semester (Fall) Sem. Hours Second Semester (Spring) Sem. Hours
Math 220: Calculus III 4 Math 240: Linear Algebra 3
Math 311: Probability 3 Math 312: Statistical Inference 3
Acct 200: Introduction to Financial Accounting 3 CSCI 170: Computer Science I 3
Theology (Elective - 200-Level) 3 Phil 290: Theory of Knowledge 3
Econ 201: Macroeconomics 3 Finc 300: Business Finance 3
TOTAL 16 TOTAL 15
JUNIOR YEAR
First Semester (Fall)  Sem. Hours Second Semester (Spring) Sem. Hours
Math 256: Introduction to Probability and Statistics 3 Math 257: Data Modeling* 3
Science and Lab [Possible ERS] 3 Science and Lab II 3
Finc 365: Investments 3 Finc 465: Options and Futures Markets 3
Fine Arts (Elective) 3 Math 230: Differential Equations 3
Literature 3 Elective 3
TOTAL 15 TOTAL 15
SENIOR YEAR
First Semester (Fall)  Sem. Hours Second Semester (Spring) Sem. Hours
History I 3 History II 3
Science and Lab [Possible ERS] 3 Philosophy Elective [Possible ERS] 3
Engl 205: Literature and the Moral Imagination 3 Macs 201: Actuarial Mathematics 3
Theology (Elective 300-Level) 3 Diversity Elective 3
Diversity Elective 3    
TOTAL 15 TOTAL 12

*Note: Only one Macs 101/Math 257 is required.

 

SEQUENCE BEGINNING ODD YEARS (FALL 2013 AND ODD YEARS BEYOND)

FRESHMAN YEAR
First Semester (Fall) Sem. Hours Second Semester (Spring) Sem. Hours
Math 170: Calculus I 4 Math 171: Calculus II 4
Theo 111: Theological Foundations 3 Math 225: Foundations of  Mathematics 3
Engl 101: English Composition 3 Econ 200: Microeconomics 3
Foreign Language I (Elective) 3 Foreign Language II (Elective) 3
Phil 100: Ethics as Intro to Philosophy 3 Macs 101: Introduction to Actuarial Science* 3
TOTAL 16 TOTAL 16
SOPHOMORE YEAR
First Semester (Fall) Sem. Hours Second Semester (Spring) Sem. Hours
Math 220: Calculus III 4 Math 240: Linear Algebra 3
Math 256: Introduction to Probability and Statistics 3 Math 257: Data Modeling* 3
Acct 200: Introduction to Financial Accounting 3 CSCI 170: Computer Science I 3
Theology (Elective - 200-Level) 3 Phil 290: Theory of Knowledge 3
Econ 201: Macroeconomics 3 Finc 300: Business Finance 3
TOTAL 16 TOTAL 15
JUNIOR YEAR
First Semester (Fall)  Sem. Hours Second Semester (Spring) Sem. Hours
Math 311: Probability 3 Math 312: Statistical Inference 3
Science and Lab [Possible ERS] 3 Science and Lab II 3
Finc 365: Investments 3 Finc 465: Options and Futures Markets 3
Fine Arts (Elective) 3 Math 230: Differential Equations 3
Literature 3 Macs 201: Actuarial Mathematics 3
TOTAL 15 TOTAL 15
SENIOR YEAR
First Semester (Fall)  Sem. Hours Second Semester (Spring) Sem. Hours
History I 3 History II 3
Science and Lab [Possible ERS] 3 Philosophy Elective [Possible ERS] 3
Engl 205: Literature and the Moral Imagination 3 Elective 3
Theology (Elective 300-Level) 3 Diversity Elective 3
Diversity Elective 3    
TOTAL 15 TOTAL 12

*Note: Only one Macs 101/Math 257 is required.