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Insurance and Risk Management

University of Pennsylvania

M.B.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
81378 USD/year
81378 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Insurance and Risk Management program of University of Pennsylvania enables the student to gain a thorough understanding of risk management and insurance theory and practice.

Overview

During the Insurance and Risk Management program of University of Pennsylvania students are exposed to the legal, actuarial, financial, and economic principles underlying corporate and public sector risk management, with specific applications to individual, business, and social problems. Risk Management and Insurance theory, functions, and strategies are investigated against a background of accelerating change in the legal, regulatory, and economic environment. 

Career opportunities for MBA graduates with a major in insurance and risk management include positions in many types of consulting, risk management, employee benefits management, insurance company management, and personal financial planning. Risk management involves financial and statistical analysis of risk and insurance-related problems that confront businesses and public sector managers. Positions are available in risk management departments of large corporations, risk management consulting firms, insurance brokerage firms, and special risk divisions of insurance companies, that deal with large corporate risks as well as government and non- profit organizations around the world. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Risk Management

  • Employee Benefit Plan and Design

  • Business Insurance and Estate Planning

  • Risk & Crisis Management

  • Fundamentals of Actuarial Science

  • Risk Management and Treatment

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Background information
  • Aplication fee
  • Essays
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation
  • GMAT/GRE
  • English language tests
  • Resume

Tuition Fee

  • International

    81378 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 81378 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    81378 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 81378 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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