# Course & Exam Comparison

## Actuarial Examination System CAS/SOA

The following is a comparison of UCSB Classes and SOA/CAS Actuarial Exams valid for 2018-19 academic year. Note that the actuarial curriculum is always under revision and is constantly updated. We will try to update our information as frequently as possible.

#### THREE COMMON SOA/CAS EXAMS, ADMINISTERED BY SOA:

 Probability Exam Corresponding UCSB Course(s) SOA: Exam P (Probability) CAS: Exam 1 (Probability) PSTAT 120AB (Mostly A) Financial Mathematics Exam SOA: Exam FM CAS: Exam 2 PSTAT 171 Investment & Financial Markets Exam SOA: Exam IFM (formerly,MFE) CAS: Exam 3F PSTAT 170, PSTAT 176 and 160A are helpful

#### ADDITIONAL SOA EXAMS:

 Long-Term Actuarial Mathematics Exam Corresponding UCSB Course(s) SOA: Exam LTAM (formerly, MLC) PSTAT 172AB Short-Term Actuarial Mathematics Exam SOA: Exam STAM (formerly, C) PSTAT 173, parts of PSTAT 120 B-C PSTAT 183 and 105 are helpful Statistics for Risk Modelling Exam SOA: Exam SRM (new exam) SRM is not required for students who satisfied VEE in Applied Statistics prior to 7/1/2018 PSTAT 126, 174, 131 Predictive Analytics Exam SOA: Exam PA (new exam) PSTAT 10, 126, 127, 131

#### ADDITIONAL CAS EXAMS:

 Modern Actuarial Statistics Exam I Corresponding UCSB Course(s) CAS: Exam MAS I PSTAT 120B-C, 160A-B, 126, 127, 131, 172A, 174, 175 and/or 173 Modern Actuarial Statistics Exam II CAS: Exam MAS II PSTAT 173,127,115,160A,131 Basic Techniques for Ratemaking and Estimating Claim Liabilities CAS: Exam 5 PSTAT 183 is very helpful