Risk Management and Insurance | BSBA | Troy University

Risk Management/Insurance - Global Business

About the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Risk Management and Insurance

In TROY's Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in risk management and insurance (RMI), you’ll gain industry-specific knowledge that will make you marketable and well-qualified for jobs in this industry. The RMI program highlights the importance of risk management within the context of a global business framework, offering you opportunities to become proficient in risk management and insurance concepts as they apply to servicing both commercial and personal insurance needs.

Earn Professional Designations in Risk Management and Insurance

The RMI coursework is closely aligned with both the Associate in Surplus Lines Insurance (ASLI) and Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) professional designations. You’ll be able to work toward these and other designations while at TROY. As a graduate of our program, you’ll also find yourself well prepared for careers working with both the personal and commercial lines of insurance in the admitted market and also the excess and surplus (E&S) lines market. E&S insurance provides risk transfer solutions for risks that are unique, distressed, or require large capacity. Professionals in the industry creatively design insurance products for some of the world’s largest and most unique risks. TROY is home to one of the few programs in the country that allows a student to focus on the important E&S market.

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“The best part of TROY’s RMI program is the faculty and student commitment to growth. The professors in this program want their students to learn, grow and become successful insurance professionals upon graduation. The students in this program make it one of the best because they make class interactive for each other.”

Ellie Norton  |   Junior Broker, XS Brokers2021 graduate, BSBA in Global Business - RMI

 

The Risk Management Program at Sorrell College of Business

The Sorrell College of Business is committed to helping students achieve their career goals. As a graduate of the BSBA in global business with a concentration in risk management and insurance, you’ll enter the workforce with the knowledge and skills necessary to understand and cope with managing the risks faced by businesses operating in a dynamic, global business environment. The curriculum is highly relevant to the needs of students and the requirements of their employers. TROY’s curriculum and faculty provide students with the foundation to become successful leaders in business, industry, and government.

Risk Management and Insurance Curriculum

While specific courses may vary from year to year, coursework may include but is not limited to:

Course Information

Business Administration Program Locations

  • Troy Campus

 

Jobs in Risk Management and Insurance

TROY’s experienced faculty work with many different organizations to find scholarships and internships that provide a valuable way for our students to gain experience and learn about different job opportunities in the field of business administration.

Faculty members are highly qualified and possess diverse academic and business backgrounds. Because our faculty members have real-world risk management and insurance experience, instruction focuses not only on learning vital concepts but also on the practical application of these concepts. In addition, their business connections help students like you get jobs and build careers.

Troy University RMI graduates find themselves employed in cities such as New York, Chicago, Dallas, New Orleans, Atlanta, and London. In addition, our graduates have found professional success closer to home in cities such as Birmingham, Montgomery, Mobile, Tuscaloosa, and Troy!

Careers in Risk Management and Insurance

The insurance industry is a dynamic and exciting field in which to build a life-long career. Additionally, this industry is expecting a record number of retirees (roughly 400,000) within the next several years, opening the door to tremendous opportunities for young professionals.

 

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