The Underwriter’s job in the Insurance industry is to understand and quantify the risk of life insurance and other insurance products. Underwriters both assess the risk of loss and assess the appropriate premium to cover this risk. Underwriters often have a strong background in business, accounting, or actuarial work. Ease with using insurance industry proprietary software, as well as data banks, is also important.
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Below are the courses and credentials required and/or recommended for this career.