Resources for Exam Preparation


For students preparing for the preliminary examinations offered by the Society of Actuaries and the Casualty Actuarial Society, our recommended first stop is the Be An Actuary website.

Please visit this web page as you prepare for these actuarial professional exams; exam success is a very important part of establishing a bright future in the actuarial profession. From time to time, we may find additional resources;  those updates will be posted here as links.

How to Best Prepare for your First Actuarial Exam by Nancy Stevenson

So ... You Want to Know How to Pass Actuarial Exams? Advice from Prof K. Ostaszewski, Illinois State University

Exam P (Probability)


Exam FM (Financial Mathematics)


Exam MFE (Models for Financial Economics)


Exam MLC (Models for Life Contingencies)


Exam C (Construction and Evaluation of Actuarial Models)