Haub School of Business

Department of Finance

Welcome to the Major in Risk Management and Insurance
The Insurance and Risk Management track is specifically designed to provide Finance students a basic knowledge of the insurance industry and a basic understanding of the current academic and practitioner literature on financial risk management.  In the Insurance and Risk Management track, students will explore the various functional areas of insurance company management including investment and financing policies as well pricing and underwriting activities.  Students will also become familiar with the range of risks financial institutions, corporations and individuals are facing and learn how to measure and manage these risks.   The Insurance and Risk Management track prepares students for careers in the financial services industry (insurance companies, banks, securities firms, and pension funds).