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Risk Management and Insurance

As companies face ever-increasing challenges around the globe, risk management and insurance become even more important to a business. This major focuses on the methods of developing financial protection against loss with emphasis on insurance principles, solving risk management problems and socioeconomic security programs.

What to Expect

As a risk management and insurance major, you will develop cutting-edge business knowledge and develop a strong foundation in liberal arts and sciences. You will also gain global opportunities, cultural awareness and language appreciation. At the university, you will benefit from continuously updated technology, an award-winning faculty, a team environment, field trips to leading industries and service-learning opportunities. Through internships, you will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the field.


Undergraduate Degree

B  Bachelor of Science in Business Administration — Risk Management and Insurance

Risk management and insurance is a program in the Darla Moore School of Business. The Moore School has consistently received top academic and research rankings from U.S. News & World Report, and our professors work closely with their students while remaining at the forefront of business. Typical courses in risk management and insurance include:

  • Management of Risk and Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Property and Liability Insurance
  • Corporate Risk Management
  • Employee Benefits

Apply for Undergraduate Admission

Our Office of Undergraduate Admissions provides the most current information on the application process so you can check the requirements based on your current status and find university scholarships.