Actuarial Mathematics

Our innovative Actuarial Mathematics program intersects mathematics and business, developing leaders with the proven expertise, resulting in a 100% employment rate for program graduates. Offered as a major.

Program Overview

As an actuary you will be relied on to assess and manage risk, forecast performance, and develop strategy so that companies can flourish. Our award-winning program will help you develop critical thinking, problem-solving, and statistical analysis skills through practical coursework.

Individualized attention and small class sizes not only allow you to develop expertise in mathematics, probability, statistics, finance, and economics but also provide an environment where these subjects intersect. Bryant's strong curriculum results in our graduates having a 100% job placement rate with an average starting salary of $70,000.

  • Prepare for the first five professional actuarial exams (Exam P, Exam FM, Exam IFM, Exam LTAM or Exam STAM), two of which students often pass before graduation.
  • Set yourself apart and obtain a highly valued SAS certification in data mining.
  • Engage in prestigious actuarial program and case competitions that showcase your knowledge and skills.
  • Network with successful alumni who are leaders in the field.

4+1 Accelerated MS Actuarial Science

  • A direct entry-admission for qualifying Bryant seniors that is one of the only online, asynchronous graduate actuarial science programs in the nation.
  • Complete your undergraduate program in four years before enrolling in the accelerated one-year master's. 
  • Learn more about the pathway to pursue an MS in Actuarial Science


  • A strong foundation integrating business, STEM fields and the liberal arts develops critical 21st century skills essential for success and continuous growth in every field.
  • Every student graduates with a major and a complementary minor, gaining a competitive advantage that highlights the acumen and problem-solving abilities cultivated through experiential learning.
  • Whether you begin a career or continue your education after graduation, Bryant credentials prepare impact thinkers who are in high demand and prepared to contribute and make a difference.
Triple Venn Diagram - Business, Liberal Arts, STEM

The Bryant Difference


Bryant graduates are employed or enrolled in graduate school within six months of Commencement.

No. 7

U.S. News & World Report 2023 Best College rankings list Bryant as No. 7 in the Regional Universities North category.

Top 1% ROI

For lifetime earnings and ROI -- Georgetown University CEW

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

Bryant University Professor Rick Gorvett

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