48 months
21182 USD/year
21182 USD/year
9082 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Risk Management and Insurance from University of Louisiana at Monroe not only means you will be in one of the most sought-after majors today, it also sets you up for an exciting and lucrative career where you will have opportunities to help people manage the risks they face in business and in their day-to-day lives.


At Risk Management and Insurance from University of Louisiana at Monroe we offer a bachelor degree in Risk Management and Insurance at the University of Louisiana at Monroe. Nearly half of the risk management and insurance workforce is expected to retire by 2030 and more than 2 million people employed in the industry.  But universities aren't graduating students quickly enough to fill those needs. This means that RMI Majors are in high demand!

What do you do with a degree in RMI? The primary areas we focus on at ULM are: Brokerage, Underwriting, Claims Adjusting, Ratemaking (Actuarial).

One of our favorite areas of the insurance business is surplus lines or "specialty insurance". We like to call it "the fun stuff". Specialty insurance is insurance for risks that are too "risky" for standard insurers to assume.  Its things like oil and gas, technology risks, sports and entertainment risks, property coverage for coastal property and liability coverage for many medical providers.  


Here are a few of the top entry-level careers in this field:

  • Surplus Lines Associate Underwriter (or Underwriter Trainee)
  • Commercial Lines Producer (Broker) Trainee
  • Surplus Lines Associate Broker
  • Workers' Compensation Claims Adjuster Trainee
  • Associate Underwriter (Standard Market)
  • Auto Claims Adjuster

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Risk and Insurance (Principles) 
  • Business Risk Management
  • Insurance Accounting
  • Insurance Operations
  • Commercial Property Insurance
  • Commercial Liability Insurance

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Check the Beginning Freshman Admission Requirements, shown at right
  • Create an Admissions Account, select and submit the Undergraduate Application, and pay the $20 application fee with a credit or debit card (application fee waived through May 1, 2020.)
  • Request that ULM receive your official scores (ACT code for ULM is 1598, SAT code for ULM is 6482) and official high school transcript
  • Submit completed Proof of Immunization form

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    21182 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10591 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    21182 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10591 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9082 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4541 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Monroe

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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