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.
- How maths makes the world go round
Ian Stewart's, October 2009 Op-Ed for the Daily Telegraph on the importance of mathematics in our daily lives.
- Discover the World of Mathematics
- We Use Math
A website about the importance of mathematics and careers in the field.
- The Best Jobs of 2016
Spoiler alert! Some of the top jobs rely on mathematics training.
- 6 Stats to Kickoff Your Career Search
- The AMS/SIAM Career Page
Profiles of many successful mathematicians. You can even ask them questions. Check out Purdue's own Kathryn Brenan and Jerry Cline.
- 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).
- Careers in Teaching MATH