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Important Update:

The university is operating at Level 2 for the first two weeks of classes for the spring 2022 semester.

For classes, this means faculty will have the discretion to choose a fully remote format, hybrid format or fully in-person format. Masks will be mandatory the first two weeks for in-person classes, with faculty offering a plan for students unable to attend in person. These changes begin for classes Jan.12.

Visit the COVID-19 website to report a positive test, symptoms or exposure, for vaccine and testing information and for other COVID-19 resources. 

A Bachelor of Business Administration in Insurance and Risk Management at UCO’s College of Business merges specialization in finance, insurance and mathematics. Students will obtain the skills needed to work in areas of actuarial science, risk management and insurance.


Curriculum

  • As an insurance and risk management major, students will take risk management for the firm, foundations of insurance and risk management, property and liability insurance for the firm, and life and health insurance, in addition to the business core courses.
  • Students can customize their major with elective courses such as investments, public sector risk management, mathematics of life contingencies, risk control for the firm and public sector risk management.
  • Students will have the opportunity to join the international risk management, insurance and actuarial science collegiate fraternity, Gamma Iota Sigma.

Degree Sheet


Career Opportunities

  • Insurance underwriter
  • Risk management analyst
  • Insurance investigator
  • Claims adjusters, examiners and investigators

Community Opportunities

Take advantage of these opportunities in the metro which may spark your interest and even boost your resume.