Risk Management and Insurance

  • Believe It: Gannon has the only Risk Management degree in the region.

  • Program Overview

    The undergraduate major in risk management and insurance is an innovative course of study providing our students with an overall background in risk management, life and health insurance, property and liability insurance, employee benefits, social insurance, and personal financial planning. Risk management and insurance is a proud profession. Graduates in risk management and insurance find a variety of career opportunities in insurance companies (underwriting, marketing, claims adjusting, rate making, and investment); as risk managers in business; as brokers/agents providing professional risk management/insurance/employee benefits counseling for clients; as consultants and personal financial planners; and in government social insurance programs.

    Program Options

    • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
    • Bachelor of Science for Graduates of Two Year Colleges
    • Risk Management and Insurance Minor

    Liberal Studies Core

    The Liberal Studies Core Curriculum is one reflection of Gannon University's commitment to its Catholic identity. The Core's design offers students a defined, integrated, shared experience as the foundation for their undergraduate program.