Career opportunities

Many students who pursue a degree in Actuarial Sciences become professional actuaries. Working with private or public-sector employers, actuaries assess financial risks as diverse as natural disaster, insurance premiums and the impact of climate change.

Careers in the actuarial field include:

  • Actuary
  • Risk analyst or consultant
  • Insurance underwriter

In addition to the specialized careers listed above, Actuarial Science students graduate with statistics and financial mathematics expertise that can lead to career opportunities in the following fields:

  • Finance
  • Management
  • Statistician (in any of the diverse fields where statisticians are employed, ranging from marketing to pharmacology to engineering)
  • Education