What can you do with a math degree?
- Career Information for High School Students
High school students can find an introduction to mathematical careers, and links to other sources of assistance.
- The AMS/SIAM Career Page
Profiles of many successful mathematicians. You can even ask them questions. Check out Purdue's own William Browning, Kathryn Brenan, Jerry Cline, James L. Phillips, and Lawrence D. Stone.
- Biographies of Women Mathematicians
- The SIAM Report on Mathematics in Industry
This report documents a three year study. There are many specific examples of how various industries use mathematics.
- Employment and Careers
- What is an Actuary? From the Purdue Actuarial Sciences Club
- Careers in Statistics
From the American Statistical Association.
- Careers in Computer Science
From the ACM (Association of Computing Machinery).
- Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)
- A List of Available Guides to Careers in Mathematics
From the Canadian Mathematical Society.