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New Insurance Degree Offered
Small classes
Individual Attention
James W. Moore

Bachelor Degree in Insurance Studies

Prepare yourself for a dynamic career in the insurance industry. Learn about different types of insurance, the various jobs available within the industry and prepare for national licensure exams. The Bachelor's in Insurance Studies can help prepare you for a number of different jobs including becoming an actuary, an agent or broker, a claims adjuster, a customer service representative, a field representative, a loss control specialist, an underwriter or a risk manager.

Insurance specific courses are offered online; all other required courses available online or at any Kent State University campus. Degree conferred by Kent State University at Salem.


By the numbers: Insurance as an employer

$58,893: Average annual salary for an Ohioan working in insurance

251: Number of Ohio-based insurance companies

96,000: Employees working in Ohio's insurance companies

$6 Billion: Wages paid out by Ohio's insurance companies in 2009

83,000: Number of  Ohio-based licensed resident insurance agents

7.1 percent: Ohio's insurance industry workforce projected growth


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