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MAQRM On Campus

Actuarial and Quantitative Risk Management

The Ohio State University

12 months
Duration
40507 USD/year
37140 USD/year
12424 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Actuarial and Quantitative Risk Management program from The Ohio State University provides a curriculum that combines training in modern mathematical finance and in actuarial risk management - two areas that have becomes increasingly intertwined creating a demand in graduates that have acquired expertise in both. 

Overview

The curriculum includes newly developed courses in risk management, and financial stochastic calculus. In addition, students will be exposed to courses in actuarial sciences, financial economics, statistics, and numerical analysis.

The Actuarial and Quantitative Risk Management program from The Ohio State University utilizes well established connections to the statewide insurance industry and well as other businesses involved in risk management in order to create practical experiences and additional mentoring during the two years of study in the MAQRM. These connections will also be instrumental in job placements of graduates. Students in the MAQRM are not supported by graduate associateships.

Program Description

The Master of Actuarial and Quantitative Risk Management (MAQRM) is our newest graduate degree program inaugurated in 2016. It is based on a tremendously successful undergraduate degree program in actuarial sciences that our department has been offering for over 35 years. MAQRM provides a curriculum that combines training in modern mathematical finance and actuarial risk management - two areas that have become increasingly intertwined, creating a demand for graduates that have acquired expertise in both. The curriculum includes newly developed courses in risk management and financial stochastic calculus. In addition, students will be exposed to courses in actuarial science, financial economics, statistics, and numerical analysis.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Multivariable Calculus
  • Theory of Interest
  • Probability
  • Micro & Macroeconomics
  • Computer Programming

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

27 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 4-year BS or BA degree which should include courses taken in advanced calculus, calculus-based probability, statistics, and elementary economics
  • working knowledge of a computer programming language is recommended
  • background in Interest Theory (coursework or exams) are preferred
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Three reference letter writers competent to judge the applicants academic and professional abilities
  • Background in actuarial science is ideal, however, we consider students with undergraduate majors in math, statistics, engineering, computer science, economics, business finance, or other related fields

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40507 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40507 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    37140 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37140 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12424 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12424 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Columbus

940 - 1520 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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