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Insurance Management

Master Online
16 months
1666 USD/credit
1666 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Insurance Management program from Columbia University will set out to prepare a new generation of professionals to lead the transformation of insurance business management, blending advanced industry knowledge, strategic and operational expertise, and an appetite for turning disruption into profitable innovations. 

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The  Insurance Management program from  Columbia University  is specially designed to accommodate working professionals, Columbia’s Insurance Management program provides a problem-based learning environment led by respected industry professionals. Facilitate the future of insurance – join the inaugural class of Columbia University’s Insurance Management master’s program, the only program of its kind in the Ivy League.

Key facts:

The proactive leadership of an insurance enterprise in today’s dynamic environment requires a holistic understanding of the relationships between key functions such as finance, data analytics, and underwriting. Broad knowledge will help professionals balance traditional business methodologies with innovative strategies to deliver timely risk solutions like cyber insurance and parametric insurance that will help their insureds – and themselves – succeed.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Product, Pricing, and Distribution
  • Underwriting
  • Claims Management
  • Law and Regulation in Insurance
  • Technology and Data Analytics
  • Applied Research

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 16 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Priority Deadline: March 15




30 alternative credits



English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application form
  • $95.00 nonrefundable application fee (U.S. currency)
  • Transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended
  • Your Résumé
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of academic purpose (500 to 750 words)
  • Official scores on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) general test
  • Video Essay
  • An Admissions Interview
  • Students whose native language is not English must include proof of English proficiency
  • International students must fulfill visa requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1666 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1666 USD per credit and a duration of 16 months.
  • National

    1666 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1666 USD per credit and a duration of 16 months.


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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