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How to become an actuary?

Share your journey & guide aspiring actuaries on their path. Note: We've seen a lot of interest in this career, so we're looking for guidance from our community of professionals.

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Asher328 views

Is there room for humor when working as an actuary?

As an 8th grader humor is a very prominent thing in my personal and daily life. I love to brighten the mood with a joke.

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Asher193 views

Do you have to be commanding when working as an Actuary?

As an 8th grade student I am looking into my possible future career possibilities. My favorite classes are science and math.

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Bella179 views

Will actuaries be needed in the future?

interested in this

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How to become an actuary, and what topics are mainly needed to pursue that career?

I’m, a senior in high school that likes mathematics and I would want to use mathematics in my future job. Note: this question was asked anonymously by a student

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What are good colleges for Actuarial Science that are not too competitive?

I'm planning on majoring in actuarial science and I was wondering if there are any colleges that are not too competitive. I've looked into Texas A&M and I was wondering if anyone has any insight on taking actuarial science there? Thanks!

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Tejasvi407 views

What is it like being an actuarial scientist?

What is it like being an actuarial scientist? What does the typical day consist of? Do you enjoy your job? Is it hard?

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Genevieve1198 views

What steps are involved in getting a PTIN (Preparer Tax Identification Number)?

Do I have to take a test, take the IRS' Annual Filing Season Program, etc.?

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what is the work of data scientist

#groups #scientist #scientists #forensic-scientists #data-science #actuary

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John491 views

If I decide a year or two after enrolling in college, will it be too late to switch to actuarial science?

Unsure if I will like actuarial science #actuary

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Hydee573 views

Looking for a mentor to complete school project

I will be working on a capstone project that I need to graduate from high school. I am planning to study actuarial science in university next year. So I am looking for a mentor who is working as a actuary to give suggestions and advice on my capstone project. #Actuary #mentoring #school #school-counseling #high-school-classes

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Zoe733 views

What is the daily life of an actuary like?

I'm a sophomore studying economics in college. I'm interested in a career in actuarial science, but I'm not sure what's the work of an actuary like. Can an actuary explain what's your daily job like? Thank you! #JULY20 #actuary

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Aubrey686 views

What do actuaries do on a normal day?

I've looked up definitions of what actuaries do, but I don't know exactly what they do day by day. I just want to get a feel of how it is socially, and ALL that they do, not just a a definition that I don't exactly understand on some website. #actuary #math

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Colin893 views

What is the path for an actuary after college?

More schooling? Testing? Internship? #actuary #careerpath

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Colin1189 views

What are the best schools for an actuarial science major?

I would like to stay within 300 miles of my home so I'm looking for the best colleges fitting that criteria that offer an actuarial science program. #actuary #centralpa

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Alexandra667 views

Best colleges for actuarial science?

I'm a CareerVillage staff member and I'm posting this because we know that many young people are looking for the answer to this question. This is among the most popular questions searched by youth, and we're hoping you will take a moment to share your response to it. Thank you! #college #actuarial-science #science #actuary Things you can consider for this specific question... What colleges are highly ranked for their actuarial science program? If you attended college for actuarial science, where did you study? What did you think of the program there?

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What are some different career choices for a future in mathematics or science?

I am really good at math and it is one of my favorite subjects in school, as well as science. The only one I can think of is an actuary, and that type of job seems like it would get boring after doing the same thing for years. #Math #Mathematics #Actuary

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Paige831 views

What is the starting salary for someone in actuary science?

Interested in actuary science, might want to go into the field in the future. #actuary #science #business

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Jessica1004 views

How long does the tests after getting a degree in Actuarial science take?

I know there are many tests but how long do you need in between exams? #actuary #science #actuarial-science #stem

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Bianca2169 views

Accounting vs. Actuary

I have been looking into accounting and actuary as career choices but am having a hard time determining the difference between the two, other than actuary is more math-based. Any insight is helpful! #accounting #actuary #math

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Kenny1336 views

How do I become an actuary?

I want to major in statistics to become an actuary, but I don't know what steps to take to get towards that goal. #actuarial-science #actuary

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Amy1276 views

What is an actuary and what is the daily routine of an actuary?

I was curious about this occupation. #finance #economics #actuarial-science #actuarial #actuary

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Nayelli1004 views

what does a day in a life of an actuary look like?

I found actuarial science as an interesting major because I am a math person and I noticed that they work with a lot of mathematics. #actuary

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