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Actuarial Science

Drake University

48 months
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45734 USD/year
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About

As a Drake University graduate with a degree in Actuarial Science, you’ll enter a specialized career field ranked among the highest in the United States for job satisfaction, and opportunities for advancement—as well as starting salary.

Overview

We offer a bachelor degree in Actuarial Science at the Drake University. How much should a company charge an individual for car insurance? How much should a business set aside to cover potential liabilities resulting from risks they cover? You’ll learn to use math and data analysis to answer these questions and make important strategic decisions for your organization.

Drake has one of the best actuarial science programs in the nation and is one of the few private programs in the Midwest with a full set of courses taught by actuaries. This means you will learn from some of the highest caliber faculty, receive an outstanding education, and graduate prepared to start your career.

Opportunities abound

  • Corporations from across the nation regularly recruit Drake students and recent graduates for internships and jobs. 
  • Graduates from Drake work around the world and actuarial students have held prestigious internships at places such as American Republic, Athene, Farm Bureau, GuideOne, Nationwide, Allstate, Mutual of Omaha, The Principal Financial Group, Wellmark, and many other locations.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Theory Of Interest
  • Probability I Lab
  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Life Insurance Mathematics 
  • Short-term Actuarial Math 
  • Actuarial Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application
  • Transcripts
  • English Proficiency
  • ACT or SAT Scores
  • Test-Flexible Interview
  • Personal Essay
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • International Student Grant Application

Tuition Fee

  • International

    45734 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22867 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    45734 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22867 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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