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O que eu aprenderei?

WHY STUDY ACTUARIAL SCIENCE AT DAL?

Set yourself up for a successful career by learning how to calculate and understand risk. You'll graduate prepared for the Society of Actuaries (SOA) examinations, the final step on the path to becoming a professional actuary with internationally recognized credentials.

What will I learn?

The Actuarial Science program covers a broad range of topics to ensure you have a well-rounded understanding of assessing and managing risk using today’s latest digital technologies.

Core to the program’s curriculum are courses in mathematics, statistics, economics and computer science. The material you'll cover prepares you for an exciting career as a professional actuary – anywhere in the world.

Sample courses:

  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Theory of Interest
  • Life Contingencies I

Careers and future study:

Many students who pursue a degree in Actuarial Sciences become professional actuaries working with private or public-sector employers to assess financial risks as diverse as natural disaster, insurance premiums and the impact of climate change. Careers in the actuarial field include:

  • actuary
  • risk analyst or consultant
  • insurance underwriter

Future studies could include programs at the graduate level in mathematics, statistics, or business administration.

De qual departamento farei parte?

Faculty of Science

Opções de estudo

Período integral (4 anos)

Valores
CAD$10.493,83 (R$ 42.920) por ano
Fall term: CAN $5,460.25; winter term: CAN $5,033.58
Prazo para inscrição

Esperado September 2021

Data de início

Esperado Setembro 2021

Localização

Dalhousie University

Studley Campus,

Room 130, 6299 South Street, PO Box 15000,

HALIFAX,

Nova Scotia (NS),

B3H 4R2, Canada

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes do(s)/da Estados Unidos

Students must have completion of secondary school (Grade 12) or equivalent; A minimum overall average of 70% in five academic Grade 12 courses; A final grade of at least 70% in Grade 12 academic English and any other required subject. English language requirement: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) - 237 (computer-based) 90 (iBT) and no lower than 20 in each band; International English Language Testing System (IELTS) - 6.5 overall and no lower than 6.0 in each band; Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB) – 81; Pearson Test of English (Academic) - 61 overall and no lower than 50 in each skill; Cambridge English: Advanced - 180 overall and no lower than 170 in each band.

Para estudantes internacionais

Students must have,

  • Completion of secondary school (i.e. Grade 12) with a minimum overall average of 70% in five academic Grade 12 courses
  • A final grade of at least 70% in Grade 12 English and any other required subject

Recognized tests for undergraduate admissions

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) - 237 (computer-based) 90 (iBT) and no lower than 20 in each band
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) - 6.5 overall and no lower than 6.0 in each band
  • Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB) – 81
  • Pearson Test of English (Academic) - 61 overall and no lower than 50 in each skill
  • Cambridge English: Advanced - 180 overall and no lower than 170 in each band

The application deadline for September entry is 1st April and January entry is 15th September.

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