Course Requirements: University Minor in Actuarial Mathematics

Required Courses (7 cu):

MATH 240 – Calculus, Part III or MATH 260 – Honors Calculus, Part II
MATH 320 – Computer Methods in Mathematical Science I or MATH 530 – Mathematics of Finance
STAT 430 – Probability
STAT 431 – Mathematical Statistics
STAT 451 / BEPP 451 – Fundamentals of Actuarial Science I
STAT 452 / BEPP 452 – Fundamentals of Actuarial Science II
STAT 453 / BEPP 453 – Actuarial Statistics

Electives (1 cu):

BEPP 322: Business Insurance and Estate Planning
STAT 405: Statistical Computing with R (0.5 cu)
STAT 422: Predictive Analytics (0.5 cu)
STAT 435: Forecasting Methods for Management
STAT 470: Data Analytics and Statistical Computing
STAT 471: Modern Data Mining

For more information on the Minor, check https://www.math.upenn.edu/undergraduate/math-majors-and-minors/minor-actuarial-mathematics.

*Deviations from the above requirements must be approved by the Director of the Actuarial Science Program, Professor Jean Lemaire (lemaire@wharton.upenn.edu; 215.898.7765).

*Changes in the mathematics requirements of the University Minor in Actuarial Mathematics must be approved by the Undergraduate Chairman of the Mathematics Department, Professor Tony Pantev (UGradChair@math.upenn.edu).