The Institutes’ Collegiate Studies for CPCU

The Institutes will waive up to two courses within the CPCU program for qualifying students at approved colleges and universities.

Students

Add value to your resume and get a jump start on your career by earning two course waivers towards the prestigious CPCU designation.

To qualify, students must complete their coursework at an approved college or university, and they must have earned a “B” or better as the final grade in the class. Students who earn two CPCU course waivers and complete Ethics and the CPCU Code of Professional Conduct will also earn The Institutes’ Collegiate Studies for CPCU Certificate.

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  • Institution

    Waiver Applicable Beginning

    Course (Equivalent)

    Appalachian State University Spring 2013
    Spring 2013
    Fall 2013

    Fall 2014
    Fall 2014
    FIN 3073 (CPCU 552) Commercial Insurance (Instructor: David Wood)
    FIN 3072 (CPCU 553) Personal Insurance (Instructor: David Wood)
    FIN 3072 (CPCU 553) Personal Insurance (Instructor: Jamie Anderson)
    Change in course numbers
    FIN 3600 (CPCU 553) Personal Insurance (Instructor: Jamie Anderson)
    FIN 4600 (CPCU 552) Commercial Insurance (Instructor: David Wood)
    Ball State University Fall 2012

    Fall 2012

    Fall 2013
    RMI 377 or RMI 497 (CPCU 520) Operations of Insurance Enterprises (Instructor:
    Steve Avila)
    RMI 378 or RMI 497 (CPCU 557) Commercial Risk Management and Insurance
    (Instructor: Steve Avila)
    RMI 320 (CPCU 560) Financial Markets 1
    Butler University Fall 2013
    Spring 2014
    RM 360 (CPCU 520) Insurance Company Operations (Instructor J E Kirby)
    RM 460 (CPCU 557) Commercial Insurance & Liability Insurance and Loss Control
    (Instructor: Zachary Finn)
    California State University – Northridge Fall 2013 FIN 437 (CPCU 520) Advanced Topics in Insurance – Insurance Operations (Instructor: David Russell)
    California State University – Sacramento Spring 2014 FIN 139 (CPCU 552) Business Property Liability Insurance (Instructor: Kim Staking)
    Central Christian College Fall 2014 BS-MG 323 (CPCU 557) Commercial Insurance (Instructors: Greg McCullough and Joe Brossard)
    Concordia University Wisconsin Fall 2014

    Fall 2014
    MBA 628 (ARM 56) Corporate Risk Financing: From Concepts to Reality (classroom)
    (Instructor: David Young)
    MBA 928 (ARM 56) Corporate Risk Financing: From Concepts to Reality (online)
    (Instructor: David Young)
    Eastern Kentucky University Spring 2013

    Spring 2013

    Fall 2013
    INS 370 or RMI 370 (CPCU 500) Principles of Risk and Insurance (Instructor Edwin H.
    Duett)
    INS 372 or RMI 372 (CPCU 551) Fundamentals of Property-Liability Insurance
    (Instructor: Siwei Gao)
    INS 370 or RMI 370 (CPCU 500) Principles of Risk and Insurance (Instructor Burke A.
    Christensen)
    East Carolina University Fall 2013

    Spring 2014

    Fall 2014
    FINA 4354 (CPCU 552) Commercial Property and Liability Insurance (Instructor:
    Brenda Wells)
    FINA 4964 (CPCU 520) Senior Topics (in Risk and Insurance) (Instructor: Brenda
    Wells & Brad Karl)
    FINA 4964 (CPCU 551) Commercial Property Risk Management and Insurance
    (Instructor: Brad Karl)
    Ferris State University Spring 2014
    Spring 2014
    Fall 2014

    Fall 2014
    Spring 2015
    INSR 308 (CPCU 520) Insurance Company Operations (Instructor: David Brown)
    INSR 284 (CPCU 553) Personal Insurance (Instructor: David Brown)
    INSR 243 (CPCU 500) Principles of Risk Management and Insurance (Instructor:
    David Brown)
    INSR 308 (CPCU 520) Insurance Company Operations (Instructor: David Brown)
    BLAW 350 (CPCU 530) Insurance Law Online (Instructor: Emily W. Fransted)
    Florida State University Fall 2012

    Fall 2012
    Spring 2012
    RMI 4292 (CPCU 520) Property & Casualty Insurance Operations Undergraduate
    (Instructor: Wm. Keith Jones)
    RMI 5710 (CPCU 520) Insurance Company Operations Graduate
    RMI 4420 (CPCU 530) – Legal Aspects of Insurance (Instructor: Chad G. Marzen)
    Franklin University Summ. 2014
    Fall 2014
    RMI 420 (CPCU 551) Property Casualty Insurance (Instructor: Martina Peng)
    RMI 470 (CPCU 520) Insurance Company Operations (Instructor: Martina Peng)
    Gannon University Fall 2013

    Fall 2013

    Spring 2014
    RISK 321 (CPCU 552) - Commercial Insurance and Risk Management (Instructor:
    David Smith)
    RISK 220 & FINC 220 (CPCU 553) – Introduction to Risk Management and Insurance
    (Instructor: David Smith)
    RISK 425 (CPCU 520) – Insurance Operations (Instructor: Laura L. Johnson /
    Laura Gerow)
    Georgia State University Summ. 2013
    Fall 2013
    RMI 4700 (CPCU 520) – Insurance Operations (Instructor: Hal Weston)
    RMI 4020 (CPCU 557) Property and Liability Insurance (Instructor: Hal
    Weston & Bob Klein)
    Howard University Fall 2012 INSU 352 (CPCU 557) Property Liability Insurance (Instructor: B. Paul Cho)
    Illinois State University Fall 2012
    Fall 2012
    Fall 2012
    FIL 352 (CPCU 552) Liability Insurance (Instructor: Nat Pope)
    FIL 350 (CPCU 551) Property Insurance (Instructor: Kevin Ahlgrim)
    FIL 355 (CPCU 520) Insurance Company Operations (Instructor: Nat Pope and Yayuan Ren)
    Indiana State University Fall 2012

    Fall 2012

    Spring 2013
    Spring 2014
    INS 343 (CPCU 551) Commercial Property Risk Management and Insurance
    (Instructor: Jin Park & Peter Mikolaj)
    INS 344 (CPCU 552) Commercial Liability Risk Management and Insurance
    (Instructor: Jin Park, Peter Mikolaj & William Warfel)
    INS 430 (ERM 57) Risk Management and Insurance (Instructor: Jin Park)
    INS 437 (CPCU 520) Insurance Seminar / Insurance Operations (Instructor:
    Zhiyong (John) Liu)
    Kent State University Fall 2013
    Fall 2013
    Fall 2013
    INS 39001 (CPCU 520) Insurance Operations (Instructor: Carol Blaine)
    INS 49001 (CPCU 553) Personal Lines Insurance (Instructor: Carol Blaine)
    INS 49002 (CPCU 557) Commercial Lines Insurance (Instructor: Carol Blaine)
    La Salle University Fall 2013
    Spring 2014
    FIN/RMI 314 (ARM 56) Risk Management (Kathleen S. McNichol)
    FIN/RMI 420 (CPCU 540) Financial Management of an Insurance Firm (Kathleen S. McNichol)
    Missouri State University Fall 2013
    Spring 2014
    INS 313 (CPCU 557) Property & Liability Insurance (Instructor: Stan Adamson)
    INS 415 (ARM 56) Risk Financing (Instructor: Stan Adamson)
    New Mexico State University Fall 2013
    FIN 324 (CPCU 557) Property and Liability Insurance (Instructor: Al Berryman & Mike McGonigle)
    FIN 322 (CPCU 500) Principles of Insurance (Instructor: Mike McGonigle)
    Olivet College Fall 2013

    Spring 2014
    Spring 2014
    IRM 490 (CPCU 520) Strategic Management of Insurance Enterprise (Instructor:
    Carol Breed)
    IRM 323 (CPCU 557) Commercial Insurance (Instructor: Carol Breed)
    IRM 322 (CPCU 553) Personal Insurance (Instructor: Dali Giese)
    Ohio Dominican University Spring 2015 IRM 220 (CPCU 520) Operations and Management of Insurance Companies
    (Instructor: Carol Blaine)
    IRM 301 (CPCU 553) Personal Property-Casualty Insurance and Risk
    Management (Instructor: Carol Blaine)
    IRM 401 (CPCU 557) Commercial Property-Casualty Insurance and Risk
    Management (Instructor: Carol Blaine)
    St. John’s University Spring 2013

    Spring 2013

    Spring 2013

    Spring 2013

    Spring 2013
    Spring 2014
    Spring 2014
    RMI 4390 (CPCU 520) Insurance Industry Structure and Operations (Instructor:
    James Barrese & Jean Kwon)
    RMI 4334 (CPCU 552) Commercial Liability Risk Management and Insurance
    (Instructor: Albert Beer & Steve Regnault)
    RMI 3334 (aka RMI 3333) (CPCU 551) Commercial Property Risk Management and
    Insurance (Srinivasa Ramanujam & Richard Bennett)
    RMI 3361 (ARM 56) Insurance & Alternative Risk Financing (Insructor: Nicos Scordis
    and Jack Jenning)
    RMI 4364 (ARe 144) Reinsurance (Instructor: Richard Bennett)
    RMI 609 (CPCU 557) Property and Liability (Re)Insurance (Instructor: Albert Beer)
    RMI 614 (ARM 56) Risk Funding Tools for Insurers (Instructor: Ping Wang)
    St. Joseph’s University Spring 2013
    Spring 2013

    Spring 2014

    Fall 2013

    Fall 2013
    Fall 2014
    Spring 2013
    RMI 470 (CPCU 520) Insurance Company Operations (Instructor: Jean Heck)
    RMI 470 (CPCU 540) Insurance Company Financial Management (Instructor: Jean
    Heck - yes, same course number)
    RMI 470 (ARM 56) Alternative Risk Financing (yes, same course number) (Instructor:
    Jean Heck)
    RMI 200 (CPCU 500) Introduction to Risk Management and Insurance (Instructor:
    Michael Angelina, Steve Miller, and Anita Evian)
    RMI 300 (CPCU 557) Property & Casualty (Instructor: Michael Angelina)
    RMI 320 (ARM 56) Alternative Risk Financing (Instructor: Jean Heck)
    RMI 310 (CPCU 520) Insurance Company Operations (Instructor: Jean Heck)
    Temple University Spring 2013

    Spring 2013


    Fall 2014

    Spring 2015
    RMI 3502 (CPCU 557) Property and Casualty Contracts (Instructor: Michael
    McCloskey)
    RMI 3504 (CPCU 520 ) Property and Casualty Operations (Instructor: Michael
    McCloskey)
    Switching course numbers
    RMI 3504 (CPCU 520 ) Property and Casualty Operations (Instructors: Michael
    McCloskey & Storm Wilkins)
    RMI 3504 (CPCU 557) Property and Casualty Contracts (Instructors: Michael
    McCloskey & Storm Wilkins)
    Texas Southern University Fall 2014

    Fall 2014
    Finance 413-01 (CPCU 500) Foundations of Risk Management and Insurance
    (Instructor: Gary Sylvester)
    INS 402-01 (CPCU 520) Insurance Operations (Instructor: Zahid Iqbal)
    Troy University Fall 2013

    Fall 2013
    INS 3335 (CPCU 500) Principles of Risk Management and Insurance (Instructor: Ed
    Duett)
    INS 4442 (CPCU 520) Insurance Operations (Instructor: Ed Duett)
    University of Central Arkansas Fall 2013
    Spring 2014
    INSU 3324 (CPCU 552) Risk and Insurance (Instructors: John Bratton & Victor Puleo)
    INSU 4320 (CPCU 500) Risk and Insurance (Instructors: John Bratton & Victor Puleo)
    University of Central Oklahoma Fall 2013
    Spring 2014
    FIN4433 (ARM 56) Risk Financing for the Firm (Instructor: Stuart T. MacDonald)
    FIN 3553 (CPCU 557) Property and Liability Insurance for the Firm (Instructor:
    Gerald W. Wilkins or Beverly Frickel)
    University of Colorado - Denver Spring 2014 FNCE 4809 or RISK 4809 (CPCU 520) Property & Casualty Insurance (Instructor: Cindy Baroway)
    University of Georgia Spring 2013
    Spring 2013

    Spring 2013
    RMIN 5570 (CPCU 520) Insurer Operations (Instructor: Thomas Berry-Stoelzle)
    RMIN 5540 (CPCU 552) Advanced Liability Insurance (Instructors: Jim Hilliard and
    Jenny Atkinson)
    RMIN 5530 (CPCU 551) Advanced Property Insurance
    University of Hawaii Oahu Fall 2014
    Fall 2014
    BUSA 328 (CPCU 553) Personal Lines (Instructor: Nova Kim)
    BUSA 338 (CPCU 552) Commercial Insurance (Instructor: (Lloyd Chaffin)
    University of Houston Fall 2014
    Fall 2014

    Fall 2014
    FINA 4358 (CPCU 551) Commercial Property Insurance (Instructor: Mack Rogers)
    FINA 4357 (CPCU 552) Commercial Liability Risk Management and Insurance
    (Instructor: Mack Rogers)
    FINA 4359 (ARM 56) Risk Financing (Instructor: Mack Rogers)
    University of Houston - Downtown Fall 2012

    Fall 2012
    Fall 2012

    Fall 2012
    Spring 2013

    Spring 2013

    Spring 2013

    Spring 2013
    IRM 3300 (CPCU 500) Introduction to Risk Management and Insurance (Instructor:
    Pamela Hurley)
    IRM 3304 (CPCU 520) Insurance Operations (Instructor: Christopher Ketcham)
    IRM 3306 (CPCU 530) Legal and Political Aspects of IRM (Instructor: Christopher
    Ketcham)
    IRM 3303 (CPCU 540) Value Analysis in RMI (Instructor: Pamela Hurley)
    IRM 4303 (CPCU 551) Advanced Property Insurance and Applications (Instructor:
    Christopher Ketcham)
    IRM 4304 (CPCU 552) Advanced Casualty Insurance and Applications
    (Instructor: TBD)
    IRM 4306 (CPCU 557) Survey of Property & Casualty Insurance
    (Instructor: TBD)
    IRM 4309 (CPCU 553) Personal Insurance Management (Instructor: TBD)
    University of Louisiana-Lafayette Spring 2013

    Spring 2013
    INSR 441 (CPCU 557) Property and Casualty Insurance (Instructor: William
    Ferguson)
    INSR 492 (ARM 56) Seminar in Business Risk Management (Instructor: William
    Ferguson)
    University of Louisiana-Monroe Fall 2013
    Fall 2013
    Fall 2013
    Fall 2013
    Fall 2013
    Fall 2013
    Fall 2013
    RMIN 3008 (CPCU 500) Business Risk Management (Instructor: Christine Berry)
    RMIN 3020 (CPCU 520) Insurer Operations (Instructor: Christine Berry)
    RMIN 5030 (CPCU 530) Insurer Operations (Instructor: Christine Berry)
    RMIN 3021 (CPCU 551) Commercial Property Insurance (Instructor: Christine Berry)
    RMIN 3022 (CPCU 552) Commercial Liability Insurance (Instructor: Christine Berry)
    RMIN 2005 (CPCU 553) Risk and Insurance (Instructor: Christine Berry)
    RMIN 5044 (ARe 144) Reinsurance Forms and Functions (Instructor Christine Berry)
    University of Mississippi Spring 2013 FIN 442 (CPCU 552) Commercial Liability Risk Management and Insurance (Instructor: Stephen G. Fier)
    University of North Carolina – Charlotte Fall 2013 FINN 3273 or MBAD 7090 (CPCU 520) Property and Casualty (Instructor: Faith Neale)
    University of North Texas Fall 2012

    Spring 2013
    RMIN 4300 (CPCU 552) Commercial Liability Risk Management & Insurance
    (Instructor: Debra Richardson)
    RMIN 4310 (CPCU 551) Commercial Property Risk Management and Insurance
    (Instructor: Debra Richardson)
    University of South Carolina Fall 2014 FINA 490 (CPCU 520) P&C Insurance Operations (Instructor: Frank Heaps)
    University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee Fall 2015

    Fall 2015
    RMI 4292 (CPCU 520) Property & Casualty Insurance Operations (Instructor:
    Ned Wilson)
    RMI 4011 (CPCU 500) Risk Management and Insurance (Instructor: Ned Wilson)
    University of Wisconsin-Madison Fall 2013
    Spring 2014
    RMI 615 (CPCU 552) Liability Risk Management (Instructor: Martin Halek)
    RMI 640 (CPCU 520) Management of the Insurance Enterprise (Instructor: Dan
    Kaiser and Martin Halek)
    University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Fall 2013

    Spring 2014
    Finance 337 or FIN 440 (CPCU 557) Business Risk Management - Commercial
    Insurance (Instructors: Scott Beyer and Kate Manthey)
    BUS 437 or FIN 441 (ARM 56) Advanced Risk Management (Instructor: Scott Beyer)
    Virginia Commonwealth University Fall 2013 FIRE 432 (CPCU 530) Insurance Law (Instructors: Douglas M. Palais & Andrew R. Park)
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Colleges and Universities

To qualify, a college or university must offer an RMI major, minor, concentration, track or emphasis; have a proven experience in providing RMI education, and be AACSB accredited or regionally accredited; and use at least 75% of The Institutes course material in their course content as evidenced in the syllabus.