Actuarial Science Major at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln
As an actuarial science major, you’ll prepare to solve complex, challenging problems that impact the financial security of people and businesses. You'll use mathematical and analytical skills to manage and identify real-world risks. Crucial to insurance companies, hospitals, banks and more, actuaries consistently enjoy a top-ranked job in salary, security and satisfaction. This close-knit program combines the knowledge of economics, finance, mathematics and statistics with purposeful experiences to best transition from the classroom to the workplace.
Learn more at: https://business.unl.edu/actscimajor
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[00:00:00.640]At Nebraska, we're passionate about turning students
[00:00:03.940]into professionals in actuarial science.
[00:00:07.260]Actuaries solve complex
[00:00:08.810]and challenging problems that impact
[00:00:10.600]the financial security of people and business.
[00:00:14.800]As an actuary you'll use your math
[00:00:16.680]and analytical skills to identify
[00:00:19.040]and quantify real world risks,
[00:00:21.500]such as calculating the premium
[00:00:23.600]for an auto insurance policy,
[00:00:25.720]managing the investment risk in a retirement plan,
[00:00:28.950]or working with the government on complex programs
[00:00:32.080]like social security and Medicare.
[00:00:35.500]Where there's risk involved,
[00:00:36.980]there are actuaries to help predict, manage,
[00:00:40.110]and problem solve.
[00:00:42.180]Actuaries are the architects of financial security programs.
[00:00:45.640]Their work makes a real difference in peoples' lives.
[00:00:49.530]That's why actuaries consistently enjoy a top ranked job
[00:00:53.330]in salary, security, and satisfaction.
[00:00:58.280]At Nebraska we combine studying economics,
[00:01:03.770]and statistics with purposeful experiences
[00:01:07.190]to prepare you for the workplace.
[00:01:10.110]Our hands-on career development will help secure you
[00:01:13.070]with internships and full-time jobs.
[00:01:16.010]Your coursework will prepare you
[00:01:17.277]for the professional examinations in either the Society
[00:01:20.730]of Actuaries or the Casualty Actuarial Society.
[00:01:25.070]We also have a strong community
[00:01:27.140]of faculty, students, tutors, and alumni to help you.
[00:01:31.970]Our program is internationally known for academics,
[00:01:35.430]but also for our community,
[00:01:37.340]our students' high engagement,
[00:01:39.120]and their career placement success.
[00:01:42.910]Find out more about the actuarial science major
[00:01:45.600]by looking at its four year plans
[00:01:47.570]or meeting with us to answer any questions.
[00:01:50.800]Your path to leading the future of business starts now.
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