Love working with people? Are you a self-starter that enjoys discovering solutions for others? As an insurance & financial services professional, the sky is the limit for career potential. Either as an entrepreneur or as an agent of an established firm, insurance & financial services professionals work with products that everyone relies on. Strong sales and interpersonal communication skills are essential for this career field.

Students begin by gaining a solid foundation in business administration principles including courses in Accounting, Business Law, Microsoft Office and Business Communications. In the second year of study, there will be specific courses in insurance & financial services areas including Property Casualty, Commercial Insurance, Claims, Life Insurance, Health Insurance and Operations and Regulations.

Insurance & Financial Services Career Opportunities
  • Sales Agent
  • Claims Processor
  • Policy Processing Clerk
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Office Manager

View Online Insurance & Financial Services Curriculum


Meet Our Instructors

Dennis Peters; MBA, University of Sioux Falls; BA, South Dakota State University


Dana Wolff; MSAS, University of South Dakota; BS, Black Hills State University; Certified Phi Theta Kappa Leadership Development Studies Instructor