The Maurice R. Greenberg School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science (GSRM) has a rich history and tradition. It was formed initially as the Insurance Society of New York in 1901, and became the School of Insurance in 1947 and the College of Insurance (TCI) in 1962. GSRM evolved from the merger of TCI and St. John's University in 2001. The academic programs, faculty, student services, and historic library are located on our state of the art campus at 101 Astor Place in Manhattan.
GSRM is a global leader in risk and insurance education and training and draws candidates from all regions of the world. All of the degree programs offered by The Peter J. Tobin College of Business, and thus by GSRM, are fully accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
Academic and administrative leaders for the Maurice R. Greenberg School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science include Dean Brandon Sweitzer and Faculty Chairperson Mark Browne.
St. John’s University education ranked among the nation’s top universities.
St. John's University’s Insurance programs were ranked ninth among national programs.
Associate Director of Marketing, Recruitment, and External Partnerships
Office of Graduate Admissions, The Peter J. Tobin College of Business
Laura L. Vega-Konefal, Assistant Dean and Associate Director for Academic Advisement
Alma Rivera, Advisement Coordinator
Director, Thrower Center for Career Services
Mark J. Browne, Chairperson
The M.S. in Actuarial Science, the M.S. in Enterprise Risk Management and the M.S. in Risk Management and Risk Analytics all conform to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) program that qualifies eligible international graduates on student visas for an optional practical training extension of 24 months.
Our Johnnies can be found all over, making positive impacts globally. Although their paths to success vary, they can all trace their steps back to St. John’s. Explore their experiences and discover how St. John’s has played a crucial role in supporting them on their paths.
Jamie Soderman ’21SRM, a proud alumna of the Maurice R. Greenberg School of Risk Management (GSRM), embarked on a remarkable journey that took her across the globe and ultimately led her to excel in her chosen career path in the ever-evolving field of Risk Management.
She earned a Master of Science degree in Risk Management and Risk Analytics from the Maurice R. Greenberg School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science at The Peter J. Tobin College of Business on the Manhattan, NY, campus of St. John’s University.
Oleksandra “Sasha” Arkhangelska ’18SRM earned a Master of Science degree in Enterprise Risk Management from the School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science (now the Maurice R. Greenberg School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science) at The Peter J. Tobin College of Business on the Manhattan, NY, campus at St. John’s University.
Ms. Arkhangelska is Associate Director, Global Third-Party Risk Management (TPRM), for the Union Bank of Switzerland (UBS) in New York, NY, where she resides. UBS is a global firm providing financial services in more than 50 countries. She is also a Risk Management adjunct lecturer at GSRM.