Actuarial Science

Actuarial Science

Bachelor degree
Application deadlines: February 1
Processing time: 60 days
Application fee: $75
Intakes: September
International tuition: $41,330
Domestic tuition: $14,524

Program overview

The MSU Actuarial Science Program is an interdisciplinary program that provides comprehensive training as a major or a specialization to highly motivated students in Michigan State University's College of Natural Science. Finance, economics, accounting, computer science, statistics and probability all play a significant role in our education of the next generations of actuaries. Each individual is admitted to the major based on his/her academic success, informed desire to pursue a career in the industry, and demonstrated potential to achieve established goals. After acceptance into the major or specializations, student scholars pursue a challenging academic program aligned with their professional interests. Based on student preparation, the MSU Actuarial Science Program provides employers with the confidence that actuarial science students have the technical and soft skills necessary to make immediate contributions to their organization.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



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Freshman admission is based on: Academic performance in high school Strength and quality of curriculum Recent trends in academic performance Class rank Standardized test results English language proficiency Minimum English requirements: TOEFL: Internet-based test: score of 79 with no subscore below 17; Paper-based test: score of 550 with no subscore below 52; IELTS: score of 6.5 or higher Duolingo English Test - Score of 105 or higher

Career opportunities

Graduates in Actuarial Science pursue careers in a range of industries, excelling in jobs that demand deep knowledge of finance, economics, and statistics. Alumni work at: Banks Federal, state and local agencies Financial firms High schools and middle schools Insurance companies Investment firms Research laboratories Alumni work as: Actuaries Bioinformatics scientists Financial consultants Insurance analysts Product analysts Statisticians Risk managers

Campus location

East Lansing , United States

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