University of Minnesota
School of Mathematics
School of Mathematics           IMA Public Lecture / mcfam

MCFAM - Minnesota Center for Financial and Actuarial Mathematics


Upcoming Events

  • MCFAM Seminar - Jane Street Capital / Andy Neidermaier,  
  • MCFAM Seminar - Industrial Systems Engineering,  
  • MCFAM Seminar - Math Finance ,  


Jake Wagner

Deloitte, Minneapolis MN
Actuarial Class of 2015

The most exciting thing about the actuarial science program at the University of Minnesota is the diverse opportunities that are provided to students. Through different classes and student groups & organizations, I have been able to create relationships that will last a lifetime.

MCFAM is the University of Minnesota’s Center for all Financial and Actuarial programs and initiatives within the College of Science and Engineering's School of Mathematics. We provide students, prospective employers and the overall financial mathematics, actuarial and academic communities the benefit of an interdisciplinary and structured framework that combines faculty and industry expertise in shaping academic, professional and competitive excellence and integrity.

MCFAM Advantage

  • World Renowned Mathematics Faculty
  • Balanced Coursework, Mix of Faculty and Industry Instructors
  • Strong Network of Distinguished Lecturers
  • Collaborative Academic and Industry Relationship
  • Great Employment Opportunities
  • Excellent Career Development Support and Placement
More details on the MCFAM Advantage page.

Our Mission

  • Provide professional mathematics programs, academic and career advancement support that meets regional, national and international best practices.
  • Establish a working environment that enables professional interactions between MCFAM students, academics and members of the financial and actuarial mathematics industry.
  • Promote cross training for well-rounded financial and actuarial mathematics graduates.
  • Encourage industrial research and development to solve ongoing problems in the field and create new products using University developed tools.