Online Associate of Arts in Insurance
Our Associate of Arts in Insurance degree prepares the next generation of insurance professionals with a thorough understanding of this growing industry. With a degree in insurance, students will be ready to begin their career in this exciting and fulfilling field.
Point’s online Associate of Arts in Insurance degree equips students with a broad grounding in the liberal arts, followed by an in-depth study of insurance practices and concepts. Through rigorous coursework, students will develop business acumen in areas of risk assessment, property insurance, liabilities, investments, and underwriting - knowledge that can be immediately used in the field.
1. Demonstrate a Christian approach to stewardship and ethical responsibility with regard to insurance practices.
2. Develop a working knowledge of the insurance industry necessary to reach career objectives.
3. Employ insurance principles to protect against losses for policyholders and the insurance company.
The online associate in insurance program’s comprehensive curriculum is designed to develop foundational knowledge in management, risk assessment, property insurance, investments, and underwriting. Listed below are some of the courses offered to students:
- Insurance Principles
- Commercial Casualty Insurance
- Executive Risk Liability Insurance
- Life, Disability, & Long-Term Care Insurance
- Principles of Underwriting
As a completely asynchronous program, the online associate degree in insurance at Point University allows students to structure their own study schedule. While there are weekly deadlines associated with the online insurance program, there are no required meeting times, so students are able to complete their work at their convenience. For this reason, the program length differs depending on how many credits students choose to take per term. On average, students complete the 61 credits required for the online associate degree in insurance in two years.
All students enrolled in the online associate in insurance program at Point University pay the same tuition rate, regardless of the state where the student resides. Already one of the most affordable choices among private colleges, Point University offers online students almost 40% off regular on-campus tuition.
Rate: $395 per credit hour*
To view a complete breakdown of tuition and fees, visit our Tuition & Fees: Online Students page.
*Tuition rate effective through summer semester 2019.
Point’s online associate of arts in insurance degree will equip you with the knowledge and tools to launch a successful and fulfilling career in organizations such as:
- Claims Adjuster
- Insurance Underwriter
- Insurance Appraiser
- Insurance Examiner
- Sales Agent
Point University offers the insurance program in a fully-online format. Online students engage in asynchronous learning through a course website that facilitates interaction with their instructor and classmates.
This degree is 100% online. Take courses anytime – from anywhere in the world.
Up to 30 credit hours can be transferred into this program from an accredited institution, shortening your degree time by half.
Your faith will be strengthened with courses taught from a Christian worldview.
As an online student, you’ll receive the same quality education from respected professors as our on-campus students.
Our mentorship program for online students promotes development that’s tailored to fit your personal and professional goals.
SMALL CLASS SIZE
Our 18-to-1 student to professor ratio provides a small class size where you’re not just a student – you’re family.
At Point University, you’ll develop critical-thinking and problem-solving skills, all while learning to be an effective leader. Get started today to discover your place in the Point family!
I’m entering my third year in the online program at Point University and am impressed. They have really created a model that works and challenges.
– Terri LaGrange, online student