October 18th, 2016
Oct. 18, 2016 – MSOE’s Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science program has been ranked second best in the United States, according to College Choice, an independent college search and rankings website.
The College Choice 2016 ranking for Best Bachelor’s in Actuarial Science was created using a nationwide survey that is published annually by the Higher Education Research Institute at UCLA. This survey is done by freshmen at various schools, including the schools listed in the ranking, and focuses on factors such as the overall cost of attendance, financial aid packages, academic reputation, and employment rates after graduation. These factors were weighed equally alongside data from other publicly available sources, including U.S. News & World Report, the National Center for Education Statistics, and PayScale.com.
Purdue University leads the ranking, followed closely by MSOE and Carnegie Mellon University.
MSOE is consistently ranked highly in a variety categories by a number of organizations. Find more information on MSOE’s rankings here.
Milwaukee School of Engineering is an independent, non-profit university with about 2,900 students that was founded in 1903. MSOE offers bachelor’s and master’s degrees in engineering, business and nursing. The university has a national academic reputation; longstanding ties to business and industry; dedicated professors with real-world experience; a 96% placement rate; and the highest ROI and average early-career salaries of any Wisconsin university according to PayScale Inc. MSOE graduates are well-rounded, technologically experienced and highly productive professionals and leaders.