Qualification Requirements

Exam and seminar requirements for each membership class are summarized in this page. The requirements displayed are the qualification requirements effective 2014. Please see the ASP Exams page for details on the 2013 syllabi. To learn more about the new requirements, click on the links below.


All SOA Preliminary Exams
Exam P: Probability Exam FM: Financial Mathematics Exam MFE: Models for Financial Economics
Exam MLC: Models for Life Contigencies Exam C: Construction and Evaluation of Actuarial Models
VEE Requirements Economics Applied Statistics Corporate Finance
SOA Fundamentals of Actuarial Practice
FAP Interim Assessment FAP Final Assessment
Two (2) SOA/CAS Fellowship Modules Financial Economics Module Financial Reporting Module Enterprise Risk Management Module
Financial Modeling Module Social Insurance Module Health Foundations Module
Pricing, Reserving & Forecasting Module CAS Risk Management & Insurance Operations CAS Insurance Accounting, Coverage Analysis, Insurance Law and Insurance Regulation
Regulation and Taxation Module Advanced Topics in CFE Module Applications of Statistical Techniques Module
One (1) SOA (Core or Advanced) /CAS Fellowship Exam QFI Core Exam or QFI Advanced Exam Foundations of Corporate Finance & ERM Exam Investment Risk Management Exam
Life Finance and Valuation Exam Life Pricing Exam Retirement Plan Investment and Risk Management Exam
Group & Health Core Exam or Group & Health Advanced Exam or Group & Health Specialty Exam  FCAS Exam 5, 7, 8 or 9  Strategic Decision Making Exam
Introduction to General Insurance Exam Introduction to Ratemaking & Reserving Exam Advanced Topics in General Insurance
Design & Accounting Exam (Retirement Benefit Track) Financial & Regulatory Environment Exam (General Insurance Track)
All ASP Fellowship Exams ASP Integrated Exam I ASP Integrated Exam II
ASP Seminars APC – Associateship Professionalism Course FAS: Fellowship Admission Session