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Virginia Commonwealth University

Virginia Commonwealth University

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Country: USA

The Virginia Commonwealth University School of Business Risk Management and Insurance program offers business connections and coursework to prepare students for successful careers in the insurance industry on all levels including (but not limited to) underwriting, claims adjusting, employee benefits, risk modeling and analysis, risk management in all sectors of the economy, financial planning, and graduate-level study of risk management. Students graduate with a B.S. in Business with a concentration in Risk Management and Insurance, choosing either a corporate or financial planning track.

Degrees offered: Bachelors

Course listings:
FIRE 311 Financial Management
MGMT 303 Creativity and Ideation
MGMT 310 Managing People in Organizations
MGMT 434 Strategic Management (capstone)
MKTG 301 Marketing Principles
SCMA 301 Business Statistics I
FIRE 312 Financial Modeling
FIRE 317 Investments
FIRE 459 Insurance Law
INFO 360 Business Information Systems
MGMT 319 Leadership
BUSN 329 Introduction to Intercultural Communication
FIRE 307 System Safety
FIRE 444 Occupational Safety, Health and Security
FIRE 309 Risk and Insurance
FIRE 419 Advanced Risk and Insurance
FIRE 429 Property and Liability Insurance
FIRE 439 Life and Health Insurance
FIRE 449 Employee Benefit Planning
FIRE 469 Advanced Property/Casualty Insurance: Alternative Markets
FIRE 479 Managing Financial Risk

Risk Management & Insurance Studies Center
VCU School of Business
Phone: (804)828-0202

Risk Management & Insurance Studies Center
VCU School of Business
Phone: (804)828-0202