World-Class Education for Executives and Decision-Makers

The Fox School maintains a distinguished tradition of educating the nation’s finest risk, insurance, actuarial, and healthcare systems professionals. With over 700 students and 21 full-time faculty, the Department of Risk, Insurance and Healthcare Management (RIHM) is the largest of its kind in the world.

The Department is ranked 2nd in the nation for research by the Journal of Risk and Insurance and 6th in the nation for the undergraduate business specialties by U.S. News & World Report (2016), the department offers both undergraduate (BBA) and graduate (MS, MBA and PhD) degrees in each of the three program areas: Actuarial Science, Healthcare Management, and Risk Management and Insurance.

Today’s global economy requires executive decision makers who are able to handle the growing responsibilities of managing the total risk of the firm in a multi-national setting. The RIHM faculty is committed teachers and scholars, recognized both nationally and internationally for curriculum development and research excellence.

Disciplines & Programs

Choose the Area of Study That is Right for You

Risk, Insurance and Healthcare Management prepares students to be leaders. Guided by a faculty of outstanding educators and professionals, students learn to adopt and apply industry best practices to theories and methods of these fields.

Explore the programs in these unique disciplines that will set you apart—and get you ahead.

Advance Business Through Research

The Department of Risk, Insurance and Healthcare Management faculty are nationally and internationally recognized authorities in their respective fields. They have authored numerous texts and study manuals, published extensively in prestigious academic and professional journals, and been recognized by awards for teaching and research excellence.

Key research themes include:

  • Macro-level market concerts in insurance and healthcare
  • Decision theory and behavioral consumer theory
  • Healthcare demand
  • Public policy and regulation
  • International business
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Meet the Faculty

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