Education

ARIA believes the best plan for ensuring responsible insurance standards is well-supported insurance research, study and instruction.  Because of this, we strive to expand and improve academic instruction to students of risk management and insurance through an emphasis on the economic, financial, legal, managerial, marketing, and social aspects of risk and uncertainty.

Risk and Insurance Degree Programs

Appalachian State University
Ball State University
Baylor University
Bradley University
Butler University/College of Business
Cal. State Univ., Fullerton
Cal. State Univ., Northridge
California State University, Sacramento
Central Washington University
Davenport University
Drake University
East Carolina University
Eastern Kentucky University
Ferris State University
Florida Atlantic University
Florida State University
Franklin University
Gannon University
Georgia State University
HEC Montréal
Howard University
Illinois State University
Illinois Wesleyan
Indiana State University
Kent State University
La Salle University
Laval University
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität
Middle Tennessee State University
Mississippi State University
Missouri State University
New Mexico State University
Northern Michigan University
Ohio Northern University
Ohio State University
Olivet College
Old Dominion University
Pennsylvania State University


Davenport University
Drake University
East Carolina University
Eastern Kentucky University
Ferris State University
Florida Atlantic University
Florida State University
Franklin University
Gannon University
Georgia State University
HEC Montréal
Howard University
Illinois State University
Illinois Wesleyan
Indiana State University
Kent State University
La Salle University
Laval University
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität
Middle Tennessee State University
Mississippi State University
Missouri State University
New Mexico State University
Northern Michigan University
Ohio Northern University
Ohio State University
Olivet College
Old Dominion University
Pennsylvania State University

Scholarships

Harry House Captive Insurance Scholarship
Insurance Accounting & Systems Association (IASA)
Scholarships for CPCU Designation Program
Derek Hughes/NAPSLO Educational Foundation Scholarship
Spencer Educational Foundation Scholarship
Griffith Foundation for Insurance Education Scholarships
Westran Insurance Scholarship Foundation
CAS Trust Scholarship

Awards

Hagen Family Foundation Travel Award
ARIA Excellence in Teaching Award
Les B. Strickler Innovation in Instruction Award
Bob Hedges Undergraduate Student Award

Teaching Innovations

Recent Les B. Strickler Innovation in Instruction Award Winners:

2019
Steven Miller, University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee
David Sommer, St. Mary’s University
“Risk Financing Simulation Exercises: From a Single Risk to ERM”

2018
Martin Eling and Students, University of St. Gallen
Martin Lehmann, Vera Lüchinger, Sara Maria Nordt
“Toolbox for Gamification in Insurance Education”

2017
David Eckles, University of Georgia
“Insurance Pub Trivia”