Department of Actuarial Science Metropolitan College Boston University

Department of Actuarial Science Metropolitan College Boston University

Boston, MA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
47%
53%
student ratio
113
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 31
fall application deadline
75%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Actuarial Science Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 46
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

75% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 184
    • Accepted 138
    • Acceptance Rate 75
    • Enrolled 48
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $85
    • Application Fee - International $85
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline May 31st May 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 31st October 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesprerequisite coursework in calculus
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students113
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students113
    • Part-time Percentage58%
    • Full-time Percentage42%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian18%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian11%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown or International Student67%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty9
    • Full-time Percentage33%
    • Part-time Percentage67%
    • Female Percentage22%
    • Male Percentage78%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSurvival models, life contingencies, numerical analysis, operations research, compound interest
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Actuarial Science

Metropolitan College
Boston University

808 Commonwealth Avenue, Suite 273
Boston, MA 02215
United States

Lois Horwitz

Chair

Phone: 617-353-8758
Fax: 617-353-8757
Email: lhorwitz@bu.edu

Andrea Cozzi

Administrative Coordinator

Phone: 617-353-8758
Fax: 617-353-8757
Email: actuary@bu.edu

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