So, what can you do with a MATH major?
Recent
links: Who wants to be a
Mathematician? (WWTBAM) A game from the American Mathematical Society.
(1)
at the University
of Minnesota
(2) WWTBAM home page
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.
Temple University Career Services (2nd Floor Mitten Hall)
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/.
Mathematicians
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 the Actuarial Field
Mathematical Careers in Business and Management OnLine MBA Programs OnLIne Masters in Math OnLine Masters in Math Education
Mathematical Careers in Education (a few general resources are cited)
Mathematical Careers in Engineering
Mathematical Careers in Law Enforcement
Mathematical Careers in Operations Research
Mathematical Careers in Statistics
Mathematical Careers in the Government
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 for Industrial and Applied Math (SIAM)
National Council of Teachers of Math (NCTM)
Selected Resources
"Careers in Mathematics" video; http://www.msri.org/ext/CareersInMathematics.html
Career Profiles (Part of the AMS-MAA-SIAM Mathematical Sciences Career Information Project)
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 7/23/2013 by DRH