Complete your recognized actuarial degree including CIA mandatory courses.
Why pursue the ACIA designation using this path
- You want to hold a high quality, globally recognized Associate designation.
- You are pursuing your actuarial education at a CIA accredited university.
- You want to stand out to employers that you have the knowledge, skills and professionalism to be an asset to their organization.
What you will need to do
Steps for pursuing the ACIA designation via Pathway 1
Successfully complete ACIA Modules 1 and 2 while you’re in university.
Pass the ACIA Capstone exam when your degree is completed.
Complete the CIA Professionalism Workshop.
Complete and submit your ACIA membership application.
Pursue the FCIA designation if and when you’re ready.
If this is your path, learn about next steps
Practical information on getting your ACIA designation
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Continuing professional development (CPD)
The needs of our profession and clients are continually changing. CPD requirements ensure that ACIAs and FCIAs stay up to date.
Apply now if you meet Pathway 1 requirements for ACIA membership.
Note: Applications for exemptions are not required – they will be confirmed upon review of your membership application.