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Admissions Transformation, CAS News, Exams & Admissions, Membership / Notices to Members
Admissions Transformation, Exams & Admissions, Membership / Notices to Members
In September 2021, in conjunction with the release of the Admissions Transformation Plan, and motivated heavily by candidate feedback, staff and volunteer input, the decision was made to remove the guessing penalty. Effective with the Fall 2022 exam sittings, the guessing penalty for exams MAS-I and MAS-II will be eliminated.
Admissions Transformation, Exams & Admissions, Membership / Notices to Members
The Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) announced a new Online Course on Data Concepts in a December news post outlining changes to CAS’s 2023 credentialing requirements. This new course will provide candidates with P&C industry knowledge and data skills that will prepare them with job-ready capabilities for entry-level actuarial positions.
Admissions Transformation, Exams & Admissions, Membership / Notices to Members
The upcoming April/May exam sitting will introduce a new essay response question type. In addition, we will now have questions that use more spreadsheet functionality; however, knowledge of specific spreadsheet formulas will not be required.
Admissions Transformation, CAS News, Exams & Admissions
The CAS in partnership with The Institutes is pleased to announce that CAS Online Courses will now be offered at a 50% discount to full-time students and candidates without full-time employment.
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Admissions Transformation, CAS News, Exams & Admissions, Membership / Notices to Members
Guide to the Future of CAS Admissions: 2022 and Beyond