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Modern Actuarial Statistics II–Exam (MAS-II)

The syllabus for this four-hour exam is defined in the form of learning objectives, knowledge statements, and readings. The CAS will test the candidate's knowledge of topics that are presented in the learning objectives.

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MAS-II Frequently Asked Questions

Exam MAS-II first sitting will be in October 2018.

For other fees, such as cancellation, changing your exam center, or rescheduling, see the exam rules section.

Candidate Numbers: To find your candidate number, login to My Profile. Click on My Profile to bring up the drop down menu and select My Exams. If you are registered for an exam for the current sitting, your candidate number and confirmation letter will be available. Confirmation letters and candidate numbers will also be mailed within three weeks of the date that the application form was received at the CAS Office beginning in early February for April Examinations and early August for October Examinations.

Exam Rules

Exam MAS-II is subject to the same exam rules as other CAS-administered exams (Exams S and 5-9).

Preparation for Exam MAS-II

Syllabus Material

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  • 2018 Syllabus*
    This syllabus, posted January 17, 2017, is subject to further revisions until the changes for the Spring 2018 CAS Syllabus of Basic Education are approved by the Executive Council and announced in July 2017.
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