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Actuarial Mathematics and Quantitative Risk Master's Program

Program Details


Master of Science


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Set yourself up to thrive with an actuarial mathematics and quantitative risk master’s degree from Stevens.

Actuarial science is projected to be one of the fastest-growing professions over the next decade. Ranked among the nation’s top 10 programs by Great Business Schools, Stevens' actuarial mathematics and quantitative risk master's program will give you deeper expertise in fundamental concepts of actuarial science with an emphasis on mathematical methods and ensuing models to evaluate, manage and control actuarial risk.

The actuarial science and quantitative risk master’s program introduces insurance strategies and their financial instruments through six core courses and four elective courses that will give students a strong background in probability and statistics and excellent professional skills, create a path toward professional certifications. You’ll collaborate with top-notch faculty who have broad experience and learn industry-standard software programs like R, SAS and MatLab.

The Stevens Advantage

At Stevens, we’re a 15-minute ride from the center of Manhattan—where many insurance companies, large banks and hospitals who are looking to hire actuarial talent have headquarters. Our location gives students a leg up on the competition when it comes to networking, internships and employment opportunities.

More Advantages to our Program

  • Customizable curriculum

  • Flexible curriculum

  • Interdisciplinary program

  • Independent study available

  • Part-time or full-time enrollment

  • Research credit available

  • Evening and online courses available

  • Thesis and non-thesis options

  • Work with recognized experts in the field

  • Curricular Practical Training (CPT) available for international students

Putting You on Track for Professional Success

The actuarial mathematics and quantitative risk master's program develops in-demand knowledge and skills to put you on track for career success in a variety of roles like:

  • Actuarial Analyst

  • Actuarial Associate

  • Actuarial Manager

  • Actuary

  • Risk Consultant

Our graduates have been hired at:, American International Group, GEICO, TIAA Progressive Casualty Insurance Company, Liberty Mutual, Sun Life Financial

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