Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science
In a world driven by data, students studying statistics and actuarial sciences are in demand. The numerous career opportunities awaiting you will span diverse sectors of our economy – industry, research and government.
Statisticians collect and analyze data and help solve real-world problems in business, engineering, education, healthcare, the sciences, and other fields. There are many opportunities to apply your knowledge!
Actuaries have a strong foundation in mathematical sciences who evaluate financial risk. They are commonly found in the insurance and financial services industry, but a large number of corporations employ actuaries as trusted members for growth and expansion.
Being an actuary brings with it a top salary and flexibility. Between your education, passing certification exams and job experience you will be building skills that are transferable across multiple industries.