Insurance is a product used by almost everyone in the US, not only once, but multiple forms. Auto, home, life, medical, and commercial are just a few. Insurance is a means of protection from financial loss. It is a form of risk management. If you love helping people, and have a head for business, you can learn to build your own Insurance firm, or work for many national firms in many different capacities. Roles for graduates in Sales, Underwiting, Adjusting and Actuarial are limitless. Many Insurance programs boast a 95-100% placement rate for graduates. Actuarial science is the discipline that applies mathematical and statistical methods to assess risk in insurance, finance and other industries and professions. Actuaries are professionals who are qualified in this field through intense education and experience.