1. I’m not sure what I will end up doing, but I am so happy I chose actuarial science. I have always loved numbers and math. However, I am practical to a fault. I don’t enjoy extremely theoretical math. Throughout my time in college, I am so happy to have been able to learn practical applications…

  2. I am notorious for biting off more than I can chew. I remember over-committing myself all the way back to elementary school. I have tried to be as involved as possible during my time as an actuarial student. Through all of the commitments I have made over the past three years, I have truly grown…

  3. After many long hours spent studying, I finally passed FM in February! I am now at a crossroads that most actuarial students can probably relate to. What next? Should I start studying right away for the next exam? Wait to take another one? Which should I take next? I hit a slight lull in the…

  4. As I prepare for my next actuarial exam, I want to be as ready as possible. I know the generic test-taking strategies from my ACT-taking days such as: if you don’t know the answer, guess C (or a different letter, as long as it’s the same for all questions you guess on) and make sure…

  5. After passing P, my first exam, I had an indescribable rush. It was the most amazing feeling, and I couldn’t wait to take, and pass, another exam. Fast-forward seven months and it was time to take FM. My classes during fall semester prepared me for almost everything on the exam. I loved the material and…