Department of Mathematics

B.S. in Actuarial Science: Course Sequence

Students will be prepared to take an actuarial exam no later than the summer following their third year.  Please contact your academic advisor prior to registration.

SEQUENCE BEGINNING EVEN YEARS 

Freshman Year
First Semester (Fall) Sem. Hours Second Semester (Spring) Sem. Hours
Math 170: Calculus I 4 Math 171: Calculus II 4
Math 225: Foundations of Mathematics 3 Macs 101: Intro To Actuarial Science 3
Engl 101: English Composition or Engl 115: Rhetoric 3 Econ 200: Microeconomics 3
Historical Perspectives 3 Phil 100: Ethics as Intro to Philosophy 3
Core 100: First Year Seminar 3 Theo 111: Theological Foundations 3
Core 101: First Year Co-Curricular Program I (GOA) 0 Core 102: First Year Co-Curricular Program II (GOA) 0
TOTAL 16 TOTAL 16
Sophomore
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 Finc 300: Business Finance 3
Econ 201: Macroeconomics 3 Scientific Perspectives 3
Second Language I 3 Second Language II 3
TOTAL 16 TOTAL 15
Junior
First Semester (Fall) Sem. Hours Second Semester (Spring) Sem. Hours
Math 256: Introduction to Probability and Statistics 3 Finc 465: Options and Futures Markets 3
Finc 365: Investments 3 Macs 201: Actuarial Mathematics 3
Csci 170: Computer Science I 3 Oral Communication Flag 3
Natural Science Elective 3 Writing Flag 3
Literature & Moral Imagination 3 Creative Perspectives 3
TOTAL 15 TOTAL 15
Senior
First Semester (Fall) Sem. Hours Second Semester (Spring) Sem. Hours
Phil 200: Philosophical Perspectives 3 Math 230: Differential Equations 3
Humanities Elective 3 DCR Elective 3
E/RS Elective 3 Theological Perspectives 3
Elective 3 Elective 3
Elective 3 Elective 3
TOTAL 15 TOTAL 15

 

SEQUENCE BEGINNING ODD YEARS 

First Year
First Semester (Fall) Sem. Hours Second Semester (Spring) Sem. Hours
Math 170: Calculus I 4 Math 171: Calculus II 4
Math 225: Foundations of Mathematics 3 Macs 101: Introduction to Actuarial Science 3
Engl 101: English Composition or Engl 115: Rhetoric 3 Econ 200: Microeconomics 3
Historical Perspectives 3 Phil 100: Ethics as Intro to Philosophy 3
Core 100: First Year Seminar 3 Theo 111: Theological Foundations 3
Core 101: First Year Co-Curricular Program I (GOA) 0 Core 102: First Year Co-Curricular Program II (GOA) 0
TOTAL 16 TOTAL 16
Sophomore
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 Finc 300: Business Finance 3
Acct 200: Introduction to Financial Accounting 3 Csci 170: Computer Science I 3
Econ 201: Macroeconomics 3 Scientific Perspectives 3
Second Language I 3 Second Language II 3
TOTAL 16 TOTAL 15
Junior
First Semester (Fall) Sem. Hours Second Semester (Spring) Sem. Hours
Math 311: Probability 3 Math 312: Statistical Inference 3
Finc 365: Investments 3 Math 230: Differential Equations 3
Oral Communication Flag 3 Finc 465: Options and Futures Markets 3
Natural Science Elective 3 Writing Flag 3
Literature & Moral Imagination 3 Creative Perspectives 3
TOTAL 15 TOTAL 15
Senior
First Semester (Fall) Sem. Hours Second Semester (Spring) Sem. Hours
Phil 200: Philosophical Perspectives 3 Macs 201: Actuarial Mathematics 3
Humanities Elective 3 Theological Perspectives 3
DCR Elective 3 E/RS Elective 3
Elective 3 Elective 3
Elective 3 Elective 3
TOTAL 15 TOTAL 15