Our goal at the Center for Insurance Studies is both to educate talented individuals who are seeking a career in the insurance and financial services industry and to act as a bridge between the university and the industry. Our diverse programs and course offerings are designed to meet the needs of students and industry professionals alike.
The Risk Management and Insurance Concentration, available at both the BA and MBA levels, is designed for students interested in pursuing a career in the insurance and financial services industry. A cognate program in Actuary Science, offered jointly with the Math Department, blends coursework and workshops to prepare students for careers in the actuarial field. The Marketing Department offers the Insurance Marketing Entrepreneurship cognate program jointly with the Finance Department in order to help prepare students for careers in brokerages and agencies of all sizes.
These scholarships are presented by CIS for the benefit of students with a passion for insurance and Risk Management.
All business majors meeting these criteria are eligible to receive our scholarships.
The requirements for individual scholarships may vary, but in general, students:
The following courses are eligible insurance or financial services courses: Fin 335, Fin 360, Fin 361, Fin 375, Fin 408, Fin 409, Fin 411, Fin 461, Fin 462, Fin 463, Fin 464, Fin 444, Fin 560, Fin 562, Fin415/Math 390& the Actuary Workshop
Bring unofficial transcripts to CIS office: SGMH-4280
Qualified and selected students will have to:
For more information, contact:
Dr. Weili Lu
Director, SGMH 5191;
Center for Insurance Studies
Phone: (657) 278-2045
Questions/Comments: email CIS@exchange.fullerton.edu