ERIC Number: EJ1035458
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 2
The Role of an Actuarial Director in the Development of an Introductory Program
Staples, Susan G.
PRIMUS, v24 n9-10 p883-890 2014
We describe the roles and duties of a director in developing an introductory actuarial program. Degree plan design, specialized exam courses, internship classes, coordination of efforts with Economics and Finance Departments, opportunities for creating a minor in actuarial mathematics, actuarial clubs, career advice, and interaction with actuarial societies are discussed.
Descriptors: College Programs, Risk Assessment, Administrator Role, Program Development, Program Descriptions, Program Administration, Program Design, Test Preparation, Interdisciplinary Approach, Economics Education, Technology Education, Business Administration Education, Mathematics Education, Student Organizations, Careers, Academic Advising, Professional Associations, Student Personnel Services, Task Analysis
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Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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