Sample Plan of Study

The below plan of study is an example of the classes a dual-degree actuary student at Albion College would take to successfully complete the program in three years prior to transfer. This schedule assumes no advanced placement transfer credit. If such AP credit exists, the below schedule would be more flexible.

Year Fall Semester Spring Semester
1
(8 units)
  • Math 141: Calculus I
  • Liberal Arts 101: First Year Seminar
  • Economics & Management 101: Microeconomics
  • Textual Analysis Course: (e.g. Intro to Philosophy)
  • Math 143: Calculus II
  • English 101: English Composition
  • Economics & Management 102: Economy & Financial Markets
  • Global Category Course: (e.g. ArtH 115: Art of the Western World)
2
(8.25 units)
  • Math 245: Multivariate Calculus
  • CS 171: Intro to Computer Science I
  • Scientific Analysis Course: (Analytical Physics I)
  • Ethnicity Category Course: (e.g. Political Economics)
  • Math 239: Discrete Structures
  • Math 247: Differential Equations & Linear Algebra
  • CS 173: Intro to Computer Science II
  • Artistic Analysis Course: (e.g. Drawing)
  • Math/CS 299: Colloquium in Math/CS I
3
(8.25 units)
  • Math 309: Mathematical Statistics
  • Historical Analysis Course: (Chinese History)
  • Elective #1 (e.g. Spanish 201)
  • Elective #2 (e.g. Financial Management)
  • Math/CS 399: Colloquium in Math/CS II
  • Math Elective: (Mathematics for Actuaries)
  • Math 331: Real Analysis
  • Elective #3 (e.g. Analytical Physics II)
  • Elective #4 (e.g. Financial Accounting)
4 & 5 Study in dedicated actuarial science program at transfer university