|Study location||Canada, Saskatchewan, Regina|
|Type||Bachelor's Degree, University|
|Nominal duration||4 years, plus 1 year optional internship|
|Tuition fee||CA$23,300 per year
The fees shown here are estimates only for (based on 10 courses per year) and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition, health insurance and ancillary fees.
|Registration fee||CA$400 one-time
The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).
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High School / Secondary Education (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess a high school diploma including these required courses (or equivalents) with an overall minimum average of 70 percent:
Note: 65% – 69.99% average can be admitted to program.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
If you do not meet the English requirement, the university may choose (depending on the particular circumstances) to send you a conditional acceptance letter until you meet the required standard.
Once you have met the English requirement, you will receive a full letter of admission.
Become an expert in risk management. You will apply mathematics, statistics, and risk theories to the design of insurance and pension programs and various business environments.
Actuarial Science is the application of mathematics, statistics, and risk theories to the design of insurance and pension programs. Actuaries’ areas of expertise are extensive and involve a wide range of business aspects such as, operations research, finances, economics, investment analysis, analysis of medical risk, accounting, legal and regulatory aspects of insurance and pensions, among others. In other words, actuaries apply mathematical skills to the business environment, and they are experts in risk management. The actuarial profession offers continuous challenges and it requires a strong mathematical ability along with proficiency in various business skills. It is also a rewarding career with excellent opportunities for intellectual development and financial gain.
The BSc in Actuarial Science is the only program of its kind in Saskatchewan, and it is one of only 11 programs nationally that are accredited by the Canadian Institute of Actuaries.
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics, in conjunction with crown corporations, compensation boards, insurance companies and consulting firms, has developed a one-year Internship Program to allow actuarial students to gain work experience before completing their undergraduate degrees. This is a valuable opportunity to gain vital work experience and earns students three credit hours towards their program. Interested students should contact the Academic Program Coordinator for further details.
Graduates work in the financial and insurance industries, benefits consulting firms and in positions such as:
- risk assessment statistician
- data analyst
- industry researcher