Additionally students must choose one elective course.
The median annual wage for statisticians was $87,780 in May 2018.
Overall employment of mathematicians and statisticians is projected to grow 30 percent from 2018 to 2028, much faster than the average for all occupations.
Upon completing the three requirements below (30 credit hours), students are required to complete one of the following three concentrations: Applied/Computational Mathematics, Pure Mathematics, or General Mathematics.
Majors must complete the following seven courses (24 credit hours): Students must take two courses in Science which are required courses for the majors within those departments.
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They may work on teams with engineers, scientists, and other professionals.
Mathematicians and statisticians typically need at least a master’s degree in mathematics or statistics.
Exception: American Sign Language may not be used by math majors to fulfill the language requirement.
This concentration is designed for majors whose interests lie in applications and/or computations.