Course Description


MA 475 Statistics II
4 cr.
Offered: On demand
Prerequisite: MA 371 and MA 472 or instructor permission.

The student will become familiar with survival, severity, frequency, and aggregate models and use statistical methods to estimate parameters of such models given sample data. The student is further expected to identify steps in the modeling process, understand the underlying assumptions implicit in each family of models, recognize which assumptions are applicable in a given business application, and appropriately adjust the models for impact of insurance coverage modifications. 

Covers selected topics on the current SOA Exam C / CAS Exam 4 syllabus. 

Note: Formerly Intermediate Statistics