Insurance Management Impact Stories
How Columbia’s Insurance Management Master’s Program is Broadening This Claims Specialist’s Perspective on the Business of Insurance
With just one semester complete, student Teresa Dryden-Smith says she's already been able to apply lessons to her work.
Former Marine and Insurance Professional Todd Shepersky on Learning to Push for Change
Shepersky served as a Corporal in the U.S. Marine Corps, and earned his B.S. in Mathematics from Washington State University.
Insurance Management Student Michelle Ciancimino: “I was looking for a program that would benefit my job today, rather than 10 years down the line."
The account executive says Columbia’s Insurance Management program provided resources for every insurance-related topic possible
From Rodeo to Farm Bureau Insurance: Student Jay Cochran Balances People Skills with Cutting-Edge Learning at Columbia
With 17 years of farm bureau insurance experience, Cochran is pursuing an M.P.S. to broaden his knowledge & sharpen his skills.
After Years of On-the-Job Learning as a Broker, McKay Simmons is Pursuing an M.P.S. to Gain a “Holistic View of the Industry”
A VP at Marsh, Simmons is already implementing principles & strategies he's learning as a part-time student at Columbia.
Lifelong Learning Led Claims Executive Specialist to Columbia’s Insurance Management M.P.S. Program
"The traditional path [for advancement] has never really appealed to me," says Monica Chu.
Emily Kauls: The Value of Networking for Insurance Management Professionals
The Underwriting Specialist reflected on her experience with the 16-month online Insurance Management master's program so far.
Samara Freimark: The Rising Generation of Insurance Industry Leaders
The Willis Towers Watson SVP is among the inaugural cohort of students in the M.P.S. in Insurance Management program.
Omar Gemei: Preparing for the Data-Focused Future of the Insurance Industry
The CEO of Marsh Egypt & Jordan is interested in how technology and data analytics are transforming the insurance industry.
Michael Dougherty: Making Better Risk Decisions with Columbia’s “Big Picture” Approach to Insurance Management
Insurance Management student Michael Dougherty says the program's comprehensive approach will improve his decision making.
Insurance is more ahead of the game than you think.
Insurance helped to make some of our favorite innovations happen long before they reached consumers, says Sandra Bograd.