Bachelor of Arts in Actuarial Mathematics

Wayne State's bachelor of arts in actuarial mathematics prepares students to use their math skills to measure and manage financial risks in insurance, banking, investment, energy, government, and many other sectors. Because of their direct involvement in strategic planning and decision making, actuaries' career paths often lead to senior management and executive positions.

Actuaries are ranked second in Best Business Jobs and third in Best STEM Jobs by U.S. News in 2018.

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