Careers in Mathematics

A degree in mathematics can prepare you for a variety of different careers. Our majors have gone on to work in fields as diverse as computer science, education, actuarial science, medicine, finance, defense technology, and the film industry. A number of our students have also gone on to Ph.D. programs throughout the country.

Current job listings provided by the Career Services Center are listed to the right. Students and alumni can access the full job descriptions by registering with Viking CareerLink.

Links to more information:

Mathematics Career Information

Early Career Profile Network

Brochure on Applied Mathematics and Computational Science Careers outside of Academia

Bureau of Labor Statistics: Math Occupations

Page Updated 07.23.2012