The Wisconsin MBA Program specialization in risk management and insurance teaches you how to use the most widely accepted decision-making frameworks and financial tools. Our faculty bring their current research addressing some of today's most challenging issues into the classroom, providing you with industry-specific knowledge to give you an edge in your career.
To reinforce classroom concepts, you will participate in applied learning opportunities that engage you in real-world business problems and connect you with industry leaders. Students learn from and exchange ideas with executives who are at the forefront of industry practices. These experiences prepare students to launch successful careers in firms with risk management challenges.
In addition to the courses listed here, the curriculum also includes specialization electives such as risk analytics and behavioral science; insurance company operations; risk financing techniques; and sustainability, environmental, and social risk management. Students can also choose electives in other business topics for cross-functional career preparation.