Risk Management and Insurance
The Risk Management and Insurance certificate program will prepare students for careers in positions that help individuals and businesses identify and manage risks and understand the relationship of appropriate insurance product and related service solutions. The insurance business is knowledge-driven and an integral part of modern societies and the global economy. This program develops and integrates, business management, marketing, financial and statistical analysis skills. It places an emphasis on developing high standards of professional ethics, especially in relationship to this industry. Students have the opportunity to complete a professional internship and prepare for national exams leading to professional designations. Graduates should be able to achieve professional designations, giving them a competitive edge in employment upon graduation. Course work emphasizes analytical and critical thinking, and the application of knowledge to case studies and simulations.