Bachelor of Science in Risk Management & Insurance
Ferris State University

Program Details

The Bachelor of Science in Risk Management and Insurance allows students to build a strong foundation in business principles while customizing the degree to fit their interests. Students can choose an area of emphasis from topics such as risk management, personal and commercial insurance, marketing, sales, insurance operations, law, and employee benefits.

Courses in this online finance degree explore ways to help protect clients and restore property after a catastrophic event. Faculty with real-world experience are able to provide industry insights to help students succeed. Students in this program are able to earn exam waivers toward the Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation and may obtain their property and casualty producers license.

Graduates can use this degree to pursue positions such as:

  • Claims investigator
  • Marketing representative
  • Product development
  • Finance/accounting
  • Loss prevention field representative

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Ferris State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score