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4.13.3 Statistics - Actuarial Mathematics Joint Honours Program 4.13.3 Statistics - Actuarial Mathematics Joint Honours Program
The Department of Statistics and the Warren Centre for Actuarial Studies and Research offer a joint Honours program for students wishing in depth study in Statistics and Actuarial Mathematics.
To enter the Joint Honours program, students must have completed 24 credit hours with a minimum DGPA of 3.00.  Students must also obtain a minimum grade of “B” in STAT 2150. All of the courses listed in Year 1 of the program chart are program requirements and students are strongly urged to take them in the first year.

To continue in the Joint Honours Statistics - Actuarial Mathematics program, students must maintain a minimum DGPA of 3.00, and complete a minimum of 9 credit hours during each Fall and Winter Term.

To graduate with the B. Sc. Honours degree, a student must achieve a minimum DGPA of 3.00 and a minimum grade of "C+" on all required Actuarial Mathematics (ACT) courses and a grade of "C" on all remaining courses that contribute to the 120 credit hours of the degree.

Recommended Electives: 

FIN 3410, FIN 4240, COMP 1010

YEAR 1 YEAR 2 YEAR 3 YEAR 4
JOINT HONOURS 120 CREDIT HOURS
STAT 11501, STAT 2150 (B)

ECON 1010, ECON 1020

MATH 12201, MATH 12301, MATH 12321, MATH 1240

3 credit hour “W” course

STAT 2300, STAT 2400, STAT 2800

ACT 2020, ACT 2120, ACT 2210

ACC 11002, FIN 22002

MATH 2720

STAT 3030, STAT 3100, STAT 3450

ACT 3340, ACT 3630 (or both ACT 3130 and ACT 3230)

STAT 4100

ACT 4060, ACT 4160, ACT 40203, ACT 40303

MSCI 2150

3 credit hours of electives 3 credit hours of electives 3 credit hours of Statistics electives4

9 credit hours of electives

9 credit hours of Statistics electives4

3 credit hours of electives

30 Hours 30 Hours 30 Hours 30 Hours
NOTES:

1 The following substitutions are allowed: MATH 1300 or MATH 1310 in place of MATH 1220, MATH 1500 (B) or MATH 1510 (B) in place of MATH 1230, MATH 1700 (B) or MATH 1710 (B) in place of MATH 1232. STAT 1000 and STAT 2000 (B) in place of STAT 1150.

2 Students are strongly urged to complete ACC 1100 in Year 1 when possible. FIN 2200 may be taken in Year 2, 3 or 4; however, it is strongly recommended that it be completed in Year 2. Note that ACC 1100 is a prerequisite for FIN 2200.

3 ACT 4020 and ACT 4030 may be taken in Year 3 or 4.

4 The 12 credit hours of electives in Statistics in Years 3 and 4 must all be at the 3000 level or higher, at least 9 of which must be at the 4000 level. The following courses are recommended: STAT 3150, STAT 3490, STAT 3550, STAT 3690, STAT 4150, STAT 4250, STAT 4630.

(Letters in brackets indicate minimum prerequisite standing for further study.)