Universities & Colleges with Actuarial Programs (UCAP)

The SOA listing of Universities and Colleges with Actuarial Programs (UCAP) serves as a resource for students looking for a university/college actuarial program. The information provided for the schools on the UCAP list has undergone some review by the SOA, but should be verified by the student considering the program.

Being part of the UCAP list has several benefits for the university/college. Benefits and Reimbursement Applications.

The UCAP list includes the universities and colleges that have met eligibility requirements at the following three levels of recognition:

  • UCAP–Introductory Curriculum (UCAP-IC): Must maintain course coverage for at least two SOA preliminary exams and have approved courses for at least one VEE topic area.
  • UCAP–Advanced Curriculum (UCAP-AC): Must maintain course coverage for at least four SOA preliminary exams with one of those being Exam MLC or Exam C[1] and approved courses for all Validation by Educational Experience (VEE) topic areas.
  • Centers of Actuarial Excellence (CAE): CAE have attained the highest level of recognition the SOA offers universities. They must maintain eight specific requirements related to degree, curriculum, graduate count, faculty composition, graduate quality, appropriate academic integration, connection to industry, and research/scholarship. Learn more about CAE.
[1]Effective July 1, 2018 the exams covered must include the Long-Term Actuarial Mathematics Exam or the Short-Term Actuarial Mathematics Exam.  

Resources

UCAP List

The UCAP list may be sorted using the arrows on the column headings.

Name Level of Actuarial Courses Offered SOA
Recognition Tier
State/
Province
Country
Abilene Christian University Bachelors UCAP-IC Texas United States
Anahuac University Bachelors UCAP-IC Huixquilucan Mexico
Anderson University Bachelors UCAP-IC Indiana United States
Appalachian State University Bachelors UCAP-IC North Carolina United States
Arcadia University Bachelors UCAP-IC Pennsylvania United States
Arizona State University Bachelors UCAP-AC Arizona United States
Ashland University Bachelors UCAP-IC Ohio United States
Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) Bachelors UCAP-AC Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Auburn University Bachelors UCAP-IC Alabama United States
Australian National University Bachelors, Masters, PhD CAE Australian Capital Territory Australia
Ball State University Bachelors, Masters UCAP-AC Indiana United States
Baruch College Bachelors UCAP-IC New York United States
Bellarmine University Bachelors UCAP-IC Kentucky United States
Beloit College Bachelors UCAP-IC Wisconsin United States
Benedictine University Bachelors UCAP-IC Illinois United States
Bentley University Bachelors UCAP-AC Massachuetts United States
Binghamton University Bachelors UCAP-AC New York United States
Boston University Masters UCAP-AC Massachusetts United States
Bowling Green State University Bachelors, Masters UCAP-IC Ohio United States
Bradley University Bachelors UCAP-IC Illinois United States
Brigham Young University Bachelors UCAP-AC Utah United States
Brooklyn College, CUNY Bachelors UCAP-AC New York United States
Bryant University Bachelors UCAP-AC Rhode Island United States
Butler University Bachelors UCAP-AC Indianapolis United States
California Baptist University Bachelors UCAP-IC California United States
California State University Fullerton Bachelors UCAP-IC California United States
Canisius College Bachelors UCAP-IC New York United States
Carroll University Bachelors UCAP-AC Wisconsin United States
Central Connecticut State Bachelors, Masters UCAP-IC Connecticut United States
Central Michigan University Bachelors UCAP-IC Michigan United States
Central University of Finance and Economics Bachelors, Masters, PhD UCAP-AC Beijing China
Central Washington University Bachelors UCAP-AC Washington United States
Clemson University Bachelors UCAP-IC South Carolina United States
Columbia University Masters UCAP-IC New york United States
Concordia University - Montreal, Quebec Bachelors, Masters, PhD CAE Quebec Canada
Dalhousie University Bachelors UCAP-AC Nova Scotia Canada
DePaul University Bachelors, Masters UCAP-AC Illinois United States
DePauw University Bachelors UCAP-IC Indiana United States
Dordt College Bachelors UCAP-AC Iowa United States
Drake University Bachelors CAE Iowa United States
East Carolina University Bachelors UCAP-IC North Carolina United States
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Bachelors UCAP-IC Pennsylvania United States
Elizabethtown College Bachelors UCAP-IC Pennsylvania United States
Feng Chia University Bachelors UCAP-IC Taiwan Taiwan, Province of China
Ferris State University Bachelors UCAP-IC Michigan United States
Florida State University Bachelors, Masters UCAP-AC Florida United States
Gannon University Bachelors UCAP-IC Pennsylvania United States
George Mason University Masters UCAP-AC Virginia United States
Georgia State University Bachelors, Masters CAE Georgia United States
Hanyang University-Ansan Bachelors, Masters, PhD UCAP-AC Gyeonggido Korea, Republic of
Heriot-Watt University Malaysia Bachelors UCAP-AC Putrajaya Malaysia
Hofstra University Bachelors UCAP-IC NY United States
Hunan University Bachelors, Masters UCAP-AC Hunan China
Illinois State University Bachelors, Masters CAE Illinois United States
Indiana University - Purdue University Fort Wayne Bachelors UCAP-IC Indiana United States
Indiana University - Purdue University in Indianapolis Bachelors UCAP-IC Indiana United States
Indiana University Northwest Bachelors UCAP-AC Indiana United States
Indiana Wesleyan University Bachelors UCAP-IC Indiana United States
Institut de Statistiques de l’Université de Paris ISUP Masters UCAP-AC Paris France
Kent State University Bachelors, Masters UCAP-AC Ohio United States
Kettering University Bachelors UCAP-IC Michigan United States
Lebanon Valley College Bachelors UCAP-AC Pennsylvania United States
Lee University Bachelors UCAP-IC Tennessee United States
Lindenwood University Bachelors UCAP-IC Missouri United States
Lock Haven University Bachelors, Masters UCAP-IC Pennsylvania United States
Louisiana State University Bachelors UCAP-IC Louisiana United States
Macquarie University Bachelors, Masters CAE New South Wales Australia
Maryville University of St. Louis Bachelors, Masters UCAP-AC Missouri United States
MBOA International University Bachelors UCAP-AC Center Region Cameroon
McGill University Bachelors, Masters UCAP-IC Quebec Canada
McKendree University Bachelors UCAP-IC Illinois United States
McMaster University Bachelors UCAP-AC Ontario Canada
Miami University Bachelors UCAP-IC Ohio United States
Michigan State University Bachelors UCAP-AC Michigan United States
Middle Tennessee State University Bachelors, Masters UCAP-AC Tennessee United States
Millikin University Bachelors UCAP-IC Illinois United States
Milwaukee School of Engineering Bachelors UCAP-IC Wisconsin United States
Minnesota State University - Moorhead Bachelors UCAP-IC Minnesota United States
Minnesota State University - Mankato Bachelors, Masters UCAP-IC Minnesota United States
Missouri University of Science and Technology Bachelors, Masters UCAP-IC Missouri United States
Morgan State University Bachelors UCAP-IC Maryland United States
Murray State University Bachelors, Masters UCAP-IC Kentucky United States
Nankai University Bachelors, Masters, PhD UCAP-AC Tianjin China
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University Bachelors, PhD UCAP-AC Singapore Singapore
New Jersey Institute of Technology Bachelors UCAP-AC New Jersey United States
New York University Stern School of Business Bachelors UCAP-AC New York United States
North Central College Bachelors UCAP-IC Illinois United States
Northern Arizona University Bachelors, Masters UCAP-IC Arizona United States
Northern Illinois University Bachelors UCAP-AC Illinois United States
Northwestern College Bachelors UCAP-IC Iowa United States
Norwich University Bachelors UCAP-IC Vermont United States
Notre Dame University Bachelors UCAP-IC Louaize Lebanon
Ohio Northern University Bachelors UCAP-IC Ohio United States
Ohio University Bachelors UCAP-IC Ohio United States
Olivet Nazarene University Bachelors UCAP-IC Illinois United States
Oregon State University Bachelors, Masters, PhD UCAP-IC Oregon United States
Otterbein University Bachelors UCAP-AC Ohio United States
Pennsylvania State University Bachelors CAE Pennsylvania United States
Purdue University Bachelors UCAP-AC Indiana United States
Renmin University of China Bachelors, Masters, PhD UCAP-AC Beijing China
Robert Morris University Bachelors CAE Pennsylvania United States
Rochester Institute of Technology Bachelors UCAP-IC New York United States
Roosevelt University Bachelors, Masters UCAP-AC Illinois United States
Rutgers University-New Brunswick Campus Bachelors UCAP-IC New Jersey United States
Saint John Fisher College Bachelors UCAP-IC New York United States
Saint Joseph's University Bachelors UCAP-IC Pennsylvania United States
Saint Louis University Bachelors UCAP-IC Missouri United States
Saint Mary's College Bachelors UCAP-IC Indiana United States
Siena College Bachelors UCAP-IC New York United States
Simon Fraser University Bachelors, Masters, PhD CAE British Columbia Canada
Simpson College Bachelors UCAP-IC Iowa United States
Singapore Management University Bachelors UCAP-AC Singapore Singapore
Slippery Rock University Bachelors UCAP-IC Pennsylvania United States
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Bachelors UCAP-IC Illinois United States
Spring Arbor University Bachelors UCAP-IC Michigan United States
St. Mary's University Bachelors UCAP-IC Texas United States
St. John's University Bachelors CAE New York United States
State University of New York, The College at Brockport Bachelors UCAP-IC New York United States
Suffolk University Bachelors UCAP-IC Massachusetts United States
SUN Yat-sen University Bachelors, Masters UCAP-AC Guangdong China
Sunway University Bachelors UCAP-AC Selangor Malaysia
Temple University Bachelors, Masters, PhD CAE Pennsylvania United States
Texas A&M University Bachelors UCAP-IC Texas United States
Texas Christian University Bachelors UCAP-IC Texas United States
The American University in Cairo Bachelors UCAP-AC Cairo Egypt
The Chinese University of Hong Kong Bachelors CAE Hong Kong Hong Kong
The Ohio State University Bachelors, Masters, PhD UCAP-AC Ohio United States
The State University of New York at Fredonia Bachelors UCAP-IC New York United States
The University of Findlay Bachelors UCAP-IC Ohio United States
The University of Hong Kong Bachelors CAE Hong Kong Hong Kong
The University of Iowa Bachelors, Masters, PhD CAE Iowa United States
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte Bachelors UCAP-AC North Carolina United States
The University of Texas at El Paso Bachelors UCAP-IC Texas United States
The University of Toledo Bachelors UCAP-IC Ohio United States
Thiel College Bachelors UCAP-IC Pennsylvania United States
Towson University Bachelors CAE Maryland United States
UCLA Bachelors UCAP-AC California United States
UCSI University Bachelors, Masters UCAP-AC Kulua Lumpur Malaysia
Université Laval Bachelors, Masters, PhD CAE Quebec Canada
Université de Montréal Bachelors, Masters, PhD UCAP-AC Quebec Canada
Université du Québec à Montréal Bachelors, Masters CAE Quebec Canada
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Bachelors UCAP-IC Selangor Malaysia
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman Bachelors UCAP-AC Selangor Malaysia
University at Albany, SUNY Bachelors UCAP-IC New York United States
University at Buffalo Bachelors UCAP-IC New York United States
University of Akron Bachelors UCAP-IC Ohio United States
University of Barcelona Masters UCAP-IC Barcelona Spain
University of Calgary Bachelors, Masters, PhD UCAP-AC Alberta Canada
University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) Bachelors, Masters, PhD CAE California United States
University of Central Florida Bachelors UCAP-IC Florida United States
University of Central Missouri Bachelors, Masters UCAP-AC Missouri United States
University of Central Oklahoma Bachelors UCAP-IC Oklahoma United States
University of Cincinnati Bachelors UCAP-IC Ohio United States
University of Connecticut Bachelors, Masters, PhD CAE Connecticut United States
University of Evansville Bachelors UCAP-IC Indiana United States
University of Florida Bachelors UCAP-IC Florida United States
University of Georgia Bachelors UCAP-IC Georgia United States
University of Hartford Bachelors UCAP-IC Connecticut United States
University of Houston - Clear Lake Bachelors UCAP-IC Texas United States
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Bachelors, Masters, PhD CAE Illinois United States
University of Indianapolis Bachelors UCAP-IC Indiana United States
University of Lisbon/ISEG (Lisboa School of Economics and Management) Masters, PhD UCAP-AC Lisbon Portugal
University of Louisville Bachelors UCAP-IC Kentucky United States
University of Maine at Farmington Bachelors UCAP-IC Maine United States
University of Manitoba Bachelors, Masters CAE Manitoba Canada
University of Massachusetts - Amherst Bachelors UCAP-IC Massachusetts United States
University of Melbourne Bachelors, Masters, PhD CAE Victoria Australia
University of Michigan Bachelors, Masters CAE Michigan United States
University of Michigan - Flint Bachelors UCAP-IC Michigan United States
University of Minnesota Bachelors UCAP-AC Minnesota United States
University of Nebraska - Lincoln Bachelors, Masters CAE Nebraska United States
University of Nevada - Reno Bachelors, Masters UCAP-IC Nevada United States
University of New Brunswick Bachelors UCAP-IC New Brunswick Canada
University of New South Wales Australia Bachelors, Masters, PhD CAE New South Wales Australia
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Bachelors UCAP-IC North Carolina United States
University of North Florida Bachelors UCAP-IC Florida United States
University of North Texas Bachelors UCAP-IC Texas United States
University of Northern Iowa Bachelors, Masters UCAP-IC Iowa United States
University of Notre Dame Bachelors UCAP-AC Indiana United States
University of Pittsburgh Bachelors UCAP-AC Pennsylvania United States
University of Saint Joseph Bachelors UCAP-IC Connecticut United States
University of South Carolina Bachelors UCAP-IC South Carolina United States
University of Southern Indiana Bachelors UCAP-IC Indiana United States
University of St. Thomas Bachelors CAE Minnesota United States
University of Texas at Austin Bachelors, Masters UCAP-AC Texas United States
University of Texas at Dallas Bachelors, Masters UCAP-AC Texas United States
University of Toronto Bachelors, Masters, PhD CAE Ontario Canada
University of Vermont Bachelors UCAP-IC Vermont United States
University of Waterloo Bachelors, Masters, PhD CAE Ontario Canada
University of Windsor Bachelors, Masters UCAP-AC Ontario Canada
University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire Bachelors UCAP-AC Wisconsin United States
University of Wisconsin - Madison Bachelors, Masters, PhD CAE Wisconsin United States
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Bachelors, Masters, PhD CAE Wisconsin United States
University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point Bachelors UCAP-IC Wisconsin United States
University of Wisconsin - Whitewater Bachelors UCAP-IC Wisconsin United States
Utah State University Bachelors UCAP-IC Utah United States
Utah Valley University Bachelors UCAP-IC Utah United States
Valparaiso University Bachelors UCAP-IC Indiana United States
Wabash College Bachelors UCAP-IC Indiana United States
Washburn University Bachelors UCAP-IC Kansas United States
West Chester University Bachelors UCAP-IC Pennsylvania United States
West Virginia University Bachelors UCAP-IC West Virginia United States
Western New England University Bachelors UCAP-IC Massachusetts United States
Western University Bachelors CAE Ontario Canada
Westfield State University Bachelors UCAP-IC Massachusetts United States
Wharton School - University of Pennsylvania Bachelors, Masters UCAP-AC Pennsylvania United States
William Paterson University Bachelors UCAP-IC New Jersey United States
Worcester Polytechnic Institute Bachelors UCAP-AC Massachusetts United States
York University Bachelors, Masters, PhD UCAP-AC Ontario Canada
Youngstown State University Bachelors, Masters UCAP-AC Ohio United States