Risk Management and Insurance

Program Information

The risk management and insurance major, the first such bachelor's program at a public school in New York state, meets a high demand for workers in these industries. Students in this major will take specialized courses in risk management, lines of insurance and employee benefits while also gaining core strengths in such business areas as accounting, finance, marketing and management. A capstone experience offers in-depth study of risk-management problems and solutions.

Graduates of this program will be well-positioned for jobs as insurance agents, underwriters, claims adjusters, brokers, loss-control specialists, benefits administrators in human resources, and risk management entry-level or consultant positions.