Cert. of Prof. Achv. Online

Actuarial Science

12 months
2428 USD/credit 29136 USD/year
2428 USD/credit 29136 USD/year
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This Actuarial Science program at Columbia University is for those who want to have professional knowledge of the actuarial industry. 


Columbia University’s innovative online Actuarial Science Certification will help you build and expand your knowledge of actuarial science in as few as two semesters. It will also provide a foundation if you are looking to enter the field.

Key Features 

  • We offer a dynamic curriculum offered through a highly interactive platform, giving top students around the world the opportunity to study with distinguished Columbia faculty and leaders in the field.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Topics: Property and Casualty.
  • Investment & ALM for Actuaries
  • Pensions

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Completed applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.


12 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Online Application Form
  • Transcripts from All Post-Secondary Institutions Attended
  • Statement of Academic Purpose (if required)
  • 3 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

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29136 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2428 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    29136 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2428 USD per credit during 12 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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