Prepare for a Career as an Actuary
Do you enjoy math and statistical analysis? Then you might be interested in a Minor in Actuarial Science from the University of Houston-Clear Lake. This program will enhance your major from our College of Science and Engineering with courses designed to provide the necessary training so you can pass the Actuarial Exam after you graduate.
The Benefits of a Minor in Actuarial Science
Whether you know it or not, actuaries are all around us. These are the folks using
advanced mathematical and statistical theory to analyze risk and its potential effects
in a range of fields – including high finance and professional sports. With a Minor
in Actuarial Science from UHCL, you’re displaying to potential employers that you
have a sharp analytical mind that can both identify and solve problems even before
they arise. This is a perpetually relevant field of study with far-reaching opportunity
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Deadlines for Applying
|February 1: Priority Application Deadline||September 1: Priority Application Deadline|
|August 1: Final Application Deadline||December 1: Final Application Deadline|
- Transfer Deadlines
Priority – May 22, 2017
Final (Summer I) – June 5, 2017
Final (Summer II) – July 10, 2017
Priority – August 14, 2017
Final – August 28, 2017
Priority – January 4, 2018
Final – January 16, 2018
- International Student Deadlines
First Yr FreshmanFall Semester - April 1
Spring Semester - October 1
Students Outside the U.S.Fall Semester – April 1
Spring Semester – October 1
Summer Semester – March 1
Students in the U.S.Fall Semester - June 1
Spring Semester - November 1
Summer Semester - March 1
Accreditations and Distinctions
UHCL is one of only 10 U.S. universities with computing programs accredited under three different curriculum guidelines of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology Inc. The College of Science and Engineering’s undergraduate degree plan in computer engineering is accredited by the ABET’s Engineering Accreditation Commission, while its Computer Accreditation Commission has accredited our undergraduate degree plans in computer science and computer information systems. The organization’s Applied Science Commission has accredited the undergraduate environmental science sub-plans for safety and industrial hygiene. Our chemistry degree program is accredited by the American Chemical Society.