The Master of Science in Actuarial Science program offered by the School of Risk Management at St. John's University, located on our Manhattan Campus, provides career preparation to students seeking entry into the profession of actuarial science.
The curriculum is designed to enhance students’ critical and analytical thinking, as well as prepare them to pass professional examinations required to be a credentialed actuary.
- The Ellen Thrower Center for Apprenticeship and Career Services at The School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science in Manhattan is dedicated solely to supporting the career objectives of students enrolled in the risk, insurance and actuarial science degree programs.
- With personalized career advising and referrals, a strong alumni network, speaker panels, networking events and two specialized career fairs each year, our students successfully connect with internship and job opportunities.
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Financial Mathematics
- Actuarial Modeling
- Mathematical Statistics
- Modern Actuarial Statistics
- Finance for Actuaries
- Risk Project
- 18 months
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DisciplinesFinance Financial Mathematics Actuarial Science View 197 other Masters in Financial Mathematics in United States
- Statement of professional goals and resume which can be uploaded as part of the application for admission
- Official transcripts from all undergraduate, graduate and professional schools attended.
- Two letters of recommendation, obtained from professional or academic references
- Official TOEFL or IELTS scores are required for applicants whose native language is not English
- Students with international credits must also submit a course-by-course foreign credit evaluation with GPA calculation from a NACES member
International27200 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1360 USD per credit during 18 months.
National27200 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1360 USD per credit during 18 months.
Living costs for New York City
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