Actuarial Science

Associate in Arts (Transfer)

This degree prepares students with advanced knowledge in mathematics, statistics, and financial theory to transfer to a four-year college or university to prepare for careers in the insurance industry.

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Actuaries use mathematical, statistical, and economic models to design, price, finance, and operate benefit plans which protect people from risks of injury, illness, death, property damage, and the loss of income due to unemployment or retirement.

A Quality Education

Students completing the associate degree in Actuarial Science will be prepared to transfer to a four-year school to begin their junior year.

Get Involved

Network with other students through ICC student organizations including Rotaract, Student Government Association, and Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society.

Career Opportunities

Careers as an actuary working with health insurance, life insurance, property and casualty insurance, and pension and retirement benefits.


24 Months

if Full Time

4 Semesters
60 Total Credit Hours

What if I attend part-time?

Our Student Success Advisors help with an academic plan that works for you.



+ supplies & fees

Based on 2023-24

What financial assistance can I receive?

Find the plan right for you by connecting with our Financial Aid office.


25 Students

average per class

Small class sizes mean more individual attention and a higher rate of success.

View the College Catalog to see a complete list of classes for this program.

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How Do I Get Into the Actuarial Science Program?

Take your interest in mathematics and business to a challenging career as an actuary. Talk to an Admissions representative to learn how to get started.

  1. Complete our quick admissions application. It’s free and easy!
  2. Apply for financial aid (FAFSA).
  3. Apply for ICC Scholarships. Just 1 application for over 700 scholarships.
  4. Need help? Student success advisors are happy to assist.
  5. High school courses in English, advanced math, and business are helpful.

What Can I Expect As an Actuarial Science Student?

How Am I Going to Manage This?


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