Actuarial Mathematics

Our distinctive Actuarial Mathematics program develops leaders with proven expertise, resulting in a 100% employment rate for program graduates. Offered as a major.

Actuarial Mathematics

Program Overview

Some of the nation's best analytical thinkers help you develop critical thinking, problem-solving, and statistical analysis skills through practical coursework. Individualized attention, small class sizes, and a strong curriculum results in our graduates having a 100% job placement rate with an average starting salary of $70,000.

  • Prepare for the first several professional actuarial exams, two of which students often pass before graduation.
  • Obtain SAS certification in data mining that is highly valued in industry and will set you apart from the competition.
  • Engage in prestigious actuarial program and case competitions that showcase your knowledge and skills.
  • Network with successful alumni who are leaders in the field.


  • A strong liberal arts foundation develops critical thinking and communication skills essential for success and continuous growth in every field.
  • Your business minor will be a competitive advantage that highlights the acumen and problem-solving abilities cultivated through real-world projects
  • Whether you pursue grad school or begin a career after graduation, the credentials of your major and minor distinguish you.  
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The Bryant Difference


At Bryant, 21 percent of the Class of 2017 enrolled in graduate school within six months of Commencement.

Best Colleges U.S. News Regional Universities North

No. 7

U.S. News & World Report 2020 Best College rankings list Bryant as No. 7 in the Regional Universities North category.

A+ Ranking

College Factual gave Bryant alumni an A+ ranking for mid-career post-graduation earnings.

Where Our Students Go

Graduates of Bryant’s Actuarial Mathematics program go on to prestigious graduate schools and are in demand by business, government, and nonprofit organizations.

Abington Bank
Amica Mutual Insurance
Citizens Bank
Ferguson Enterprises
GBC, Inc.
The Hanover Insurance Group
Mercer LLC
New York Life
Pension Associates
Prudential Financial
Verisk Analytics
Boston University
Brown University
North Carolina State University
University of Michigan
University of Texas



  • Shadow and network with accomplished Actuarial Mathematics alumni to explore different paths.
  • Secure an Actuarial Mathematics internship, available in various sectors, through our nationally recognized Amica Center for Career Education.
  • Develop events that bring real-world actuarial programs to campus as a member of Bryant's active Actuarial Association.
  • Discuss career opportunities with recruiters from more than 400 total recruiting companies.


  • Actuarial Association member
  • Kappa Mu Epsilon National Mathematics Honor Society
  • Collegiate Entrepreneurs' Organization member


  • Mentor at IDEA Program as a member of Omicron Delta Kappa 


  • Sophomore International Experience


  • Research and Engagement Day panelist
  • Honors Program

Inspired Faculty

Photo of Rick Gorvett, Ph.D., Professor of Mathematics and Department Chair

Inspired Faculty

Our faculty are award-winning industry leaders, distinguished educators, and dedicated mentors who share their experience and expertise to help you achieve success. They include active consultants and scholars in the actuarial field, a Fellow with the Casualty Actuarial Society, and associates of both the Society of Actuaries and the Casualty Actuarial Society. Among them is:


Professor of Mathematics and Department Chair