The annual Boot Camp will now provide actuary-led math instruction, negotiation skills, assessment and risk, case studies and guest speakers virtually!

 

This year’s Camp promises to offer the same amount of excitement and more importantly, the intense Probability instruction, right from the selected students’ home.

  • We are no longer accepting applications for the 2020 Camp. Please check back in January 2021!


The Insurance Capital is waiting for them!

GOT MATH SKILLS?

Have you thought about putting your love for math and problem-solving to work? Don’t miss 2020’s Actuarial Boot Camp, an intensive and interactive one-week program for high school students and college freshmen that will show you the ropes of the profession and prep you for an actuarial exam!

ACTUARIES are business professionals who use mathematics, statistics and financial and investment theory to study uncertain future events, analyze their financial consequences and develop programs to reduce the impact of associated risks, especially those of concern to insurance companies.

  • Seeking: Self-motivated students with a passion for math and solving complex math problems. See application for eligibility requirements.
  • Program Dates: July 20-24, 2020 (8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily)
  • Host & Location: Virtual (details announced soon)
  • Tuition: $250 for Connecticut residents | $500 for Out-of-State residents | Tuition assistance may be available.
  • We are no longer accepting applications for the 2020 Camp. Please check back in January 2021!

PROGRAM FEATURES

• Sessions focused on writing skills, negotiation strategies and professional ethics
• Networking opportunities: meet actuaries working in insurance (life, property-casualty and health), finance, government, risk assessment and consulting!
• Guest speakers from companies like Aetna, The Hartford, MassMutual, Nassau Re, Prudential, Travelers, UnitedHealthcare and Voya Financial
• Guidance on internships, employment and career advancement

PROGRAM INCLUDES

• Study notes and an exam-approved calculator
• Lunch and snacks each day of the program
• Opportunity for a Job Shadow Day
• Option to take an actuarial exam free of charge!

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

At time of application, applicant must:

  • Be one of a high school senior in Fall 2020; a high school graduate/college-bound student as of June 2020; a current college freshman.
  • Be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident.
  • Reside full-time in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island or Vermont.
  • Preference is given to Connecticut residents.
  • Be currently taking or have already taken Calculus AB or BC, or Honors Calculus, including Integration.
  • Pre-calculus will not be considered.