So, what can you do with a MATH major?
For information on programs in Mathematics at Temple University see The Department of Mathematics in the College of Science and Technology. For a detailed description of the programs in Mathematics and course requirements click here.
Click here to see a career poster. Here is another from the United Kingdom. There are free posters on applied math from Math Matters, Apply It! Here is one.
One of the best sources of information about real
people in mathematically intensive careers, salaries, etc. is the
Sloan Career Cornerstone Center at http://www.careercornerstone.org/mathematics/mathematics.htm.
American Mathematical Society
Mathematical Sciences Career Information website at http://www.ams.org/careers/.
at Work! Click on face from the Canadian Mathematical Society.
Mathematical Association of America
Career Profiles at http://www.maa.org/careers/.
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
Careers website at http://www.siam.org/careers/.
Association for Women in Mathematics
Career Resources at http://www.awm-math.org/career.html.
Mathematical Careers in Education (a few general resources are cited)
Interested in teaching mathematics? National Council of Teachers of Mathematics at http://www.nctm.org.
Important Mathematical Associations
American Mathematical Society (AMS)
American Statistical Association (ASA)
Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM)
Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS)
Mathematical Association of America (MAA) Our Local Section EPADEL
Society of Actuaries (SOA)
Society for Industrial and Applied Math (SIAM)
National Council of Teachers of Math (NCTM)
"Careers in Mathematics" video; http://www.msri.org/ext/CareersInMathematics.html
Careers in Math http://archives.math.utk.edu/undergraduates.html#careers
The Early Career Profile Network http://www.ams.org/early-careers/
For a printable poster go to http://www.ams.org/employment/what-mathdegree.pdf
Information at the Math Forum http://mathforum.org/library/view/11070.html
Some Links about Resume' Construction and Interviewing
Last updated 10/29/2012 by DRH