Why Iowa?

Home to the second oldest actuarial program in the country, you can choose between statistics, actuarial science, and data science. Many of our students double or even triple major in their interests.

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Study statistics and actuarial science at Iowa, where innovative research, dedicated faculty, and a vibrant academic community will help you succeed.

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Whether you aspire to be a data analyst, consultant, statistician, or other professional, our program will prepare you for your next step.

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Starting annual median salary for Actuarial Science graduates

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Actuarial courses have been taught at Iowa every year since then.


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News and announcements

Congratulations Graduates!

Wednesday, May 1, 2024
The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is proud of students graduating with distinction and honors.

Erin Post successfully presents her dissertation

Thursday, March 21, 2024
Congratulations to our PhD student, Erin Post, for successfully presenting her dissertation!


Office Closed for Holiday

Monday, May 27, 2024 (all day)
Office is closed due to Memorial Day!

Actuarial Science, Insurance, and Risk Management Career Fair

Wednesday, September 18, 2024 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
Employers are seeking to fill underwriting and actuary internships and full time roles.
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