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MCFAM - Minnesota Center for Financial and Actuarial Mathematics

 



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Testimonials

Tony Pham

Aon Hewitt - Minneapolis, MN
Actuarial Class of 2012
Winona, MN

Having the opportunity to learn from current and former actuaries in the field is what sets the program at the University of Minnesota apart. On top of this, MCFAM, in conjunction with the Actuary Club, sponsors an annual career fair. This is a great opportunity to meet with local and national employers for both internship and job opportunities.


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.

MCFAM Team