On this page you will find information about careers pursued by Mathematics majors, skills Mathematics majors develop and career-related Web sites relevant to the major. Visit the department page to learn more about the Mathematics program.
It is important to remember that your major does not determine what your career will be. With a liberal arts education, YOU, not your major, will determine your career path.
Example job titles of Dickinson alumni who majored in Mathematics include:
- Account Representative
- Deputy Chief Credit Officer
- Medical Physicist
- Senior eBusiness Analyst
- Web Developer/Product Manager
- Problem Solving: Mathematics majors learn how to identify a problem, recognize its source, evaluate hidden assumptions, and develop new solutions.
- Analytical Thinking: Majors learn to create and evaluate logical arguments.
- Persistence: Math students learn to solve problems by working them over and over until the proper solution is found.
Career-Related Web Sites
Mathematical Sciences Career Information - View the mathematics careers bulletin board or browse the career planning resources.
For additional career resources and links, please visit the Job Search Web Link page.