Actuarial Science @ UWM

Department Alumni

A number of our alumni have attained professional credentials from

  • Society of Actuaries: 11 Fellows (FSA), 13 Associates (ASA).
  • Casualty Actuarial Society: 1 Fellow (FCAS), 1 Associate (ACAS).
  • CERA Global Association: 3 Chartered Enterprise Risk Analysts (CERA).

Employment

Many of the program’s graduates have secured internships and full-time employment (within six months after graduation) with leading firms in Wisconsin as well as with national insurance companies in Boston, Chicago, Minneapolis, Seattle, and elsewhere. A sample of employers includes:

  • AIG; Allianz Life; Allstate; American Family; Assurant Health; CUNA Mutual.
  • Deloitte; Humana; KPMG; Liberty Mutual; Milliman; New York Life.
  • Northwestern Mutual; Oliver Wyman; Transamerica; Willis Towers Watson.

Recent Graduates

  • Actuarial majors graduated: 10 (’15-’16), 19 (’16-’17).
  • Graduates with 2+ exams passed: 7 (’15-’16), 15 (’16-’17).
  • Number of exams passed by exam-passer: 3.5 (’15-’16), 3.0 (’16-’17).
  • Actuarial internships: 4 (’15-’16), 9 (’16-’17).
  • Full-time employment (insurance/financial sector): 8 (’15-’16), 11 (’16-’17).

Professional Development

  • Professional exam preparation courses; exam fee reimbursement.
  • Actuarial career days; scholarship and internship opportunities.
  • Top-notch industry speakers; student organization Actuarial Club.