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Please note that the semesters indicated below are listed to assist students in planning their schedules and indicate which semesters the courses are usually offered. This does not guarantee these courses will always be offered in the same semesters as they have in the past.

Total Number of Required Hours: 68-69

Core Requirements

Course
Number
Course
Name
Semester
Hours
Semester
Offered
MAC 2311 Calculus I (4) (Fall, Spring, Summer)
MAC 2312 Calculus II (4) (Fall, Spring, Summer)
MAC 2313 Calculus III (5) (Fall, Spring, Summer)
COP 3014
 or
ISC 3313
Programming I - C++
 
Introduction to Scientific Computing
(3)
 
(3)
(Fall, Spring, Summer)
 
(Fall, Spring, Summer)
ECO 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics (3) (Fall, Spring, Summer)
ECO 2023 Principles of Microeconomics (3) (Fall, Spring, Summer)

Required Upper Division Mathematics and Statistics Courses

Course
Number
Course
Name
Semester
Hours
Semester
Offered
MAP 4170 Introduction to Actuarial Mathematics (4) (Fall, Spring, Summer)
MAP 4175 Actuarial Models (4) (Fall)
MAT 4930 Actuarial Applications (4 1-hr repetitions) (1) (Fall, Spring)
STA 4321 Introduction to Math Statistics I (3) (Fall, Spring, Summer)

Required Business Courses

Course
Number
Course
Name
Semester
Hours
Semester
Offered
ACG 2021 Principles of Accounting I (3) (Fall, Spring, Summer)
FIN 3403 Financial Management of the Firm (3) (Fall, Spring, Summer)
RMI 3011 Intro to Risk Management/Insurance (3) (Fall, Spring, Summer)
FIN 4504 Investments (3) (Fall, Spring, Summer)

Additional Coursework

Students must take at least six (6) courses chosen from the following three tables, with conditions as stated above each table.

Choose at least two of the following courses.
Course
Number
Course
Name
Semester
Hours
Semester
Offered
MAP 2302 Ordinary Differential Equations (3) (Fall, Spring, Summer)
MAP 4176 Actuarial Models and Credibility (4) (Spring)
MAS 3105 Applied Linear Algebra I (4) (Fall, Spring, Summer)

Choose at least one of the following courses.
Course
Number
Course
Name
Semester
Hours
Semester
Offered
MAA 4224 Introduction To Analysis I (3) (Fall)
MAA 4226 Advanced Calculus I (3) (Fall, Spring)
MAA 4227 Advanced Calculus II (3) (Spring)
MAD 3703 Numerical Analysis I (3) (Fall, Spring)
MAP 4341 Elementary Partial Differential Equations I (3) (Fall, Spring, Summer)
MAS 4106 Applied Linear Algebra II (3) (Spring)
STA 4203 Applied Regression (3) (Fall)
STA 4322 Mathematical Statistics (3) (Spring)
STA 4853 Time Series (3) (Spring)

Choose at least one of the following courses.
Course
Number
Course
Name
Semester
Hours
Semester
Offered
ECO 3101 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory (3) (Fall, Spring, Summer)
ECO 3203 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory (3) (Fall, Spring, Summer)
ECO 4401 Intro to Mathematical Economics (3) (Fall)
ECO 4421 Introduction to Econometrics (3) (Spring)
RMI 4115 Life & Health Insurance Products (3) (Fall, Spring)
RMI 4135 Employee Benefits Plans (3) (Fall, Spring)
RMI 4224 Property and Casualty Insur Products (3) (Fall, Spring)
RMI 4292 Property and Casualty Insur Operations (3) (Fall, Spring)
FIN 4514 Security Analysis & Portfolio Mgmt (3) (Fall, Spring)

Note: For more information about FSU's Actuarial Science Program, visit Actuarial Science at FSU