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Most Popular Schools for Actuarial Science Major & Degree Program

A program that focuses on the mathematical and statistical analysis of risk, and their applications to insurance and other business management problems. Includes instruction in forecasting theory, quantitative and non-quantitative risk measurement methodologies, development of risk tables, secondary data analysis, and computer-assisted research methods.


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Rank School Name Students % of Total Total On-Campus Cost
1 Columbia University in the City of New York 131 1% $76,856
2 Carnegie Mellon University 105 2% $72,283
3 Temple University 93 1% $33,004
4 Georgia State University 89 1% $26,014
5 University of Nebraska-Lincoln 89 2% $24,936
6 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 83 1% $30,102
7 University of California-Santa Barbara 79 1% $36,659
8 University of California-Los Angeles 78 1% $34,620
9 University of Connecticut 75 1% $32,404
10 Ohio State University-Main Campus 73 1% $27,367
11 Florida State University 68 1% $22,168
12 University of California-Berkeley 68 1% $38,066
13 Michigan State University 61 1% $28,862
14 Drake University 54 4% $56,724
15 Purdue University-Main Campus 54 1% $22,822
16 University of Wisconsin-Madison 49 0% $26,025
17 University of Georgia 47 0% $26,688
18 CUNY Bernard M Baruch College 46 1% $32,681
19 Boston University 42 0% $72,618
20 Bentley University 36 2% $68,710
21 The University of Texas at Dallas 33 0% $29,286
22 Maryville University of Saint Louis 29 2% $46,076
23 St John's University-New York 29 1% $61,408
24 Middle Tennessee State University 28 1% $22,964
25 University of St Thomas 26 1% $56,664
26 The University of Texas at San Antonio 25 0% $23,715
27 University of Iowa 25 0% $24,239
28 Robert Morris University 20 2% $48,220
29 Lebanon Valley College 18 4% $59,192
30 Ball State University 18 0% $24,550
31 Oakland University 16 0% $25,524
32 Saint Joseph's University 15 1% $61,994
33 Central Michigan University 14 0% $24,889
34 University of Delaware 13 0% $29,342
35 Arcadia University 13 1% $59,980
36 Appalachian State University 13 0% $19,194
37 Arizona State University-Tempe 13 0% $28,048
38 Butler University 12 1% $59,660
39 Texas Christian University 11 0% $65,684
40 Milwaukee School of Engineering 11 2% $53,684
41 Siena College 11 1% $55,706
42 Carroll University 10 1% $45,360
43 University of Michigan-Flint 10 1% $25,001
44 Brigham Young University-Provo 10 0% $18,776
45 University of Central Oklahoma 9 0% $24,091
46 University of Central Missouri 9 0% $19,953
47 High Point University 9 1% $52,998
48 Olivet College 9 5% $41,236
49 University of Maine at Farmington 8 2% $22,562
50 Eastern Michigan University 8 0% $26,196
51 North Central College 8 1% $52,728
52 Roosevelt University 8 1% $48,655
53 DePaul University 8 0% $57,678
54 Valparaiso University 7 1% $54,940
55 Central Washington University 6 0% $23,201
56 Central College 6 2% $52,098
57 Bradley University 6 0% $47,820
58 Olivet Nazarene University 6 0% $47,670
59 Xavier University 6 0% $54,310
60 Ohio University-Main Campus 6 0% $28,986
61 Aurora University 6 0% $37,994
62 Otterbein University 5 1% $46,908
63 New York University 5 0% $73,566
64 Elizabethtown College 5 1% $60,460
65 Ferris State University 5 0% $23,194
66 Dordt College 4 1% $45,070
67 Simpson College 4 1% $52,040
68 Minnesota State University Moorhead 4 0% $21,996
69 CUNY Queens College 4 0% $28,907
70 Lock Haven University 4 0% $26,893
71 Saint Mary's University of Minnesota 3 0% $47,290
72 Indiana University-Northwest 3 0% $8,212
73 Western New England University 3 0% $53,759
74 University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 3 0% $24,486
75 Concordia University-Wisconsin 3 0% $44,850
76 Bellarmine University 3 0% $61,138
77 University of the Pacific 2 0% $66,971
78 Niagara University 2 0% $49,830
79 University of Pennsylvania 2 0% $74,408
80 Northwestern College 2 1% $44,600
81 Indiana University-South Bend 2 0% $19,966
82 Sinclair Community College 2 0% $3,830
83 Anderson University 1 0% $43,110
84 Bob Jones University 1 0% $27,926
85 Saint Cloud State University 1 0% $20,991
86 Morgan State University 1 0% $24,101
87 Wartburg College 1 0% $53,675
88 University of Central Florida 1 0% $22,548
89 Assumption College 1 0% $56,443
90 DePauw University 1 0% $64,924
91 Spring Arbor University 1 0% $41,400
92 Lycoming College 1 0% $56,155
93 Calvin College 1 0% $48,900

This list indicates the number of students that completed the Actuarial Science program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.