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Our Actuarial Science program at UWEC is designed to prepare students for a career as an actuary. This preparation includes coverage of preliminary exam topics and fulfillment of VEE requirements. We offer a comprehensive major and a minor. The program coordinator is Kris Presler, FSA MAAA. Professor Presler is an actuary with experience in academics and the insurance industry. Other faculty in the program include Herschel Day, and Vicki Whitledge.  Herschel Day, FSA MAAA, is an actuary with expertise in issues related to healthcare reform.  Vicki Whitledge, Ph.D., is an applied mathematician with interest and experience in casualty insurance.

For general information about careers in actuarial science, please visit Be An Actuary, a website jointly provided by the Society of Actuaries and the Casualty Actuarial Society.

For further information about the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Actuarial Program, please contact Kris Presler or the mathematics department chair Alex Smith.

See the actuarial club website for information regarding the actuarial student organization at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.