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Admissions Transformation, CAS News, Exams & Admissions, Membership / Notices to Members
Admissions Transformation, CAS News, Exams & Admissions
The Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) has established a partnership with ACS Ventures to fulfill the next phase of its Admissions Transformation Plan (ATP). ACS, an industry leader in testing and credentialing, has provided its psychometric expertise to a wide variety of state, regional, national, and international education and credentialing testing programs. Psychometrics is the science and practice of testing and measurement, and the ACS partnership provides CAS with best practices from the field to further enhance CAS credentialing exams’ validity and reliability, enabling the CAS to evolve its exam development while maintaining the same level of rigor.
CAS News, Diversity, Exams & Admissions, Press Releases
May 19, 2022 - The Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) and Society of Actuaries (SOA) are excited to announce a Needs-Based Exam Reimbursement Pilot Program. The registration fees for preliminary exams can be a barrier to entry to the actuarial profession, and this new program provides assistance to actuarial candidates who demonstrate financial need, aiding them in their actuarial journey.
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.
CAS News, Exams & Admissions, Publications & Research
Future Fellows is a quarterly newsletter from the Candidate Advocate Working Group. Read the latest edition here!
CAS News, Exams & Admissions
Exams & Admissions, Membership / Notices to Members, Volunteer
The Exam Working Group needs volunteers for question writing for Exam 6U. Question writing will take place over the next 2 months. No travel is required, although there is an in-person summit if interested.
Exams & Admissions, Membership / Notices to Members, Volunteer
Spring 2022 grading will once again have an optional, in-person session! We look forward to the opportunity of seeing you in person again!

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