5 Careers for Math Enthusiasts


With a focus on both logic and creativity, a degree in math can lead to more than a few career paths, and if math is your favorite subject, your future is wide open.

“A math degree offers you the option to become a mathematician and also to become anything apart from a mathematician," says Valentina Staneva, a data scientist at the University of Washington eScience Institute. “As a mathematician, you can work as a teacher/professor, researcher in a government institution, research scientist in a tech company or statistician, but you can also apply your math knowledge to other domains: biomedical research, financial industry, music engineering, entrepreneurship, whatever field you find interesting."

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