The future is bright for those who graduate with a degree in mathematics.
Mathematics graduates can pursue diverse career paths, including high-tech industries, many areas of business, the medical sciences, communications, or education.
Here is a sampling of some of the job titles that IWU mathematics graduates have held: Actuary, Archeologist, Attorney, Banker, CEO, CFO, Dentist, Financial Analyst, President, Professor, Research Scientist, Teacher, Web Developer, etc. For a more comprehensive list please see our admissions site.
Today's computer technology has led to a great demand for people educated in computational mathematics (such as operations research, statistics and numerical analysis) as well as in traditional mathematics.
Teachers of mathematics are needed at all levels, and Illinois Wesleyan graduates with certification to teach mathematics have enjoyed excellent opportunities in the public schools.
Below, we have provided some links to see what others are saying about careers in mathematics.
|Mathematical Association of America (MAA)||American Mathematical Society (AMS)|
|Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)||The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM)|
|Bureau of Labor Statistics||Open Education Database|