Actuaries are highly sought-after professionals who work with complex financial issues.
The SOA delivers actuarial education, and our prestigious designations are globally recognized.
The SOA keeps actuaries at the evolving forefront to solve complex problems.
The SOA research helps educate and inform audiences on industry and societal issues.
The SOA's publications provide information on developments of the actuarial profession.
The SOA offers a variety of sections to connect with others by professional interest topic.
The SOA provides technical resources for actuaries in developing solutions to complex challenges.
The SOA advances actuaries as leaders to measure and manage risk to improve financial outcomes for businesses and the public.
Understand the curriculum changes and requirements for the associate designation and Chartered Enterprise Risk Analyst credential from the SOA.
Validation by Educational Experience (VEE) Guidelines
have been finalized. The three VEE subjects effective July 1, 2018 are:
Applications for evaluation/approval of courses for the new VEE subjects above will be accepted beginning February 1, 2017. The new VEE Application will be available on the
at that time. The VEE Administration Committee to determine whether or not specific courses or educational experiences are appropriate to fulfill the new VEE requirements.
Applications for VEE Candidate Credit for the new VEE subjects will not be accepted until July 1, 2018.
Read more about the VEE changes.