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Careers in Mathematics

"Mathematics is one of the highest paying college majors. Explore the numbers behind a career that uses math." - Mathematical Association of America.

What can you do with a career in mathematics?

Health & Wellness Statistician
  • Work with other scientists to protect and increase populations of endangered species at zoos, research institutes or nonprofits.
  • Help evaluate the safety and effectiveness of a new treatment intervention, and determine whether a new treatment intervention has the benefits that have been proposed.
  • Help prevent disease, prolong life, and promote health through policy and programs that are informed by statistical methods.


For more information on careers in mathematics, statistics, and mathematics education, visit the following organizations:



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 Last Modified 1/26/22