|School:||University of Alberta|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Science|
|Field of Study:||Finance, General
|Description:||his program is designed to provide a strong education in the areas of mathematics, finance, economics and actuarial science. Graduates of our program can apply mathematical and statistical techniques to analyze financial products and manage financial risk. This program can also be taken as part of a BSc with Honors degree.
The Bachelor of Science Specialization degree provides a focused education in one program. You will take most of your courses in your main subject area, and are expected to maintain a higher standard of academic achievement. A Specialization degree can provide the background to help you proceed to a higher degree, but its primary function is to provide a comprehensive education at the undergraduate level.
|URL:||Mathematics and Finance (BSc with Specialization) at University of Alberta|
|Cost per year:*||
This estimate is based on one year of full-time study, and represents only the tuition cost.
|Careers:||Banking, Credit and Other Investment Managers,Mathematicians, Statisticians and Actuaries|
|Additional Admission Requirements:||
This program does not allow admission directly from high school. Preprofessional Study Time: 1 year. For 2nd year entry: at least ★24 (★ = units of course weight) required in the preceding Fall/Winter: MATH 114, 115, 125 (★9), STAT 151 (★3), CMPUT 101 or CMPUT 174 and 175, ECON 101, 102 (★6), ★6 of junior English or ★3 junior ENGL and ★3 junior WRS. For 3rd year entry: ★60 required: all required courses indicated above, ECON 281 (★3), MATH 214, 215, 225, 253 (★12), STAT 265 (★3), STAT 266 (★3), ★9 in options. Completion of a minimum of ★24 in each preceding Fall/Winter with a GPA of at least 2.7, plus a minimum GPA of 2.7 on the required courses.