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Prepare for a Career in Math and Technology

Mathematics Major

Division of Natural Sciences

Your degree in mathematics can prepare you for any number of careers in math and technology-related fields, or to teach math at a high school or college level.

Specific requirements for this major can be found in the College Catalog.

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Careers and Graduate Schools

What can you do with a degree in mathematics?

Like the department’s recent graduates, you might enter graduate schools such as:

  • California Institute of Technology
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • George Mason University
  • James Madison University
  • University of North Carolina
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • University of Virginia
  • Virginia Tech
  • Washington and Lee School of Law

Or pursue a career as:

  • Actuary
  • Database Analyst
  • Engineer
  • Help Desk Technician
  • LAN Systems Manager
  • Mathematician
  • Network Administrator
  • Operations Researcher
  • Programmer/Analyst
  • Security Analyst
  • Software Engineer
  • Statistician

Learn more about career paths, employment and advancement in the field of mathematics from the Mathematical Association of America.

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