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Actuarial Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Elizabethtown, PA, United States
We are proud to have one of the few Actuarial Science bachelor degree programs in Pennsylvania at Elizabethtown College. Our graduates take jobs in Philadelphia, Harrisburg, New York, Chicago, and elsewhere.
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Overview

Actuarial Science at Elizabethtown College is a discipline that uses mathematical and statistical methods to quantify and manage risk in insurance, finance, and other industries. It can be a good career choice for students with strong mathematical ability who are also interested in insurance, risk management, or corporate finance.

The profession is well-known for its combination of high salaries and low stress. Actuaries are highly valued professionals who work primarily for insurance companies, state and federal agencies, health organizations, and consulting firms. The actuarial field has its own well-defined credentialing structure, around which the Elizabethtown College actuarial science program is designed.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Calculus
  • Creative Problem Solving 
  • Linear Algebra
  • Introduction to Mathematical Proofs
  • Statistical Methods in Research

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • The International Student Financial Aid Application and Certification of Finances Form.
  • Official or attested copies of your secondary school record (university records, if applicable).
  • Official results of the TOEFL, IELTS, or EIKEN.
  • Two letters of recommendation from your guidance counselor, advisor, principal and teachers.
  • A 250-word autobiographical statement, written in English, explaining why you are applying to Elizabethtown College.
  • A copy of the picture page of your passport and any U.S. visas you may hold.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32960 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    32960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32960 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Elizabethtown

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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