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California State University Fullerton

California State University Fullerton

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Country: USA

The Center for Insurance Studies (CIS) was established in 1998. The goal of CIS is to create an organization that attracts and educates talented individuals who are committed to professional careers in the insurance industry; this includes property, casualty, life, benefits, risk management and health care components. The emphasis is on careers in actuarial analysis, claims, financial planning, marketing, risk management, portfolio management, sales, technology and underwriting. CIS is pleased to function as a bridge between the academic and insurance and financial services community. CIS supports programs in risk management and insurance undergraduate / MBA concentration, actuary science concentration, insurance and financial services track, and insurance marketing entrepreneurship program.

Degrees offered: Bachelors dand Masters

Course listings:
Fin 321 Financial Management II
Fin 335 Financial Statement Analysis for Lenders & Investors
Fin 340 Introduction to Investment
Fin 410 Personal Financial Planning
Fin 411 Retirement & Estate Planning
Fin 415 Quantitative Theory of Interest
Fin 444 Options and Futures
Fin 461 Business Property & Liability Risk Management
Fin 462 Life & Health Insurance
Fin 463 Professional Ethics, Corporate Compliance & Regulation
Fin 464 Insurance Marketing & Distribution Strategies
Math 390 Introduction of Actuary Science
Fin 560 Corporate Risk Management & Insurance Seminar
Fin 562 Enterprise Risk Management
Fin 410 Theory & Practice of Personal Financial Planning


Leah Young
Career & Professional Development Advisor
Mihaylo College of Business and Economics
Center for Insurance Studies
California State University Fullerton
T: 657.278.2045