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Careers in Mathematics

Both the American Mathematical Society and the Mathematical Association of America have information about careers for undergraduate math majors. You will find there links to other places with information about: mathematicians working in industry, applications of mathematics, recent bachelor’s degree recipients in mathematics, books and articles on career planning and job searching, and more.

If you have a general question like “what can I do with my major?”, please visit the website of the Career Servies. It provides a variety of services for both students and employers. You can also find some potential job titles that you can have with your math major here.

Some Employers of Mathematicians

Here are Web pages of some companies and government agencies that routinely hire mathematicians. For the government job, different government offices would have positions available with requirements.

Useful job site for umw math students