Career Questions tagged Math

Using principals and fundamentals to study the number of topics. Ranging from an economist to system engineer, there are a wide array of careers available.

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Alexandra C. Jun 15, 2018 299 views

Best colleges for math majors?

I'm a CareerVillage staff member and I'm posting this because we know that many young people are looking for the answer to this question. This is among the most popular questions searched by youth, and we're hoping you will take a moment to share your response to it. Thank you! #college...

#choosing-a-college #college-majors #mathematics #college-major #math

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Ashley C. Jun 07, 2018 431 views

How important is it to have the right edition of a textbook for class?

I'm having a hard time finding the right edition of textbooks for math, psychology, and human anatomy and physics. I have found the right authors and books, but the editions are a little off. How important is it to get the exact edition? #nursing-student #math #psychology...

#anatomy-and-physics

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Thomas P. May 28, 2018 240 views

How difficult is it to transition from computer science at the undergraduate level to aerospace engineering at the Master's level?

I have been accepted into Master's programs in computer science / engineering. However, I sometimes question whether I want to pursue a career change. Has anyone made a transition from a computer science / engineering (or similar) background into an aerospace or mechanical engineering program?...

#stem #engineering #tech #math

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Carmen R. May 27, 2018 300 views

What are some different career choices for a future in mathematics or science?

I am really good at math and it is one of my favorite subjects in school, as well as science. The only one I can think of is an actuary, and that type of job seems like it would get boring after doing the same thing for years. #math #mathematics...

#actuary

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Ralph P. May 22, 2018 369 views

Which math is the most helpful in the field of Computer Science

I am planning on attending Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) as a freshman this fall to study Computer Science and when reviewing course requirements, I saw that there was an open spot for math meaning I could fill it with any math of my choice. Other required math courses were Probability...

#college #appdeveloper #cybersecurity #wpi #computerscience #math #cyber-security

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Riley J. May 17, 2018 281 views

Is a math degree good for a career?

I am currently pursuing a degree in math. I know that there are a lot of careers that use math these days like insurance, finance, statistics, and cryptography. Is this the best degree to ensure that I get a job in one of these fields? And, if not what else should I look at? Thank you. #math...

#finance #statistics #college-major #career-options #insurance

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Riley J. May 17, 2018 234 views

What is the best way to find a summer internship?

I would like to pursue a summer internship for next year. I really have no idea how to do this and would like some input on where to look, when to apply, and anything else that would help me find a internship. I am a math major and would like an internship in this field. #summer...

#internships #math

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Lukas R. May 15, 2018 310 views

What career possibilities are there with a degree in Mathematics?

I'm going for a degree in mathematics but I'm not sure what careers will be available to me. #math #mathematics #career...

#career-choice

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Lukas R. May 15, 2018 320 views

What courses go well with a mathematics degree?

I'm going to major in mathematics and am wondering what other degrees would go well with it. #math #mathematics...

#college-major

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Jessica A. May 10, 2018 314 views

How can you use a B.A in Math to enter the software world?

For example, I'm curious about how I could use a BA in Math to work at a company like Google. #math #mathematics #applied-mathematics #computational-mathematics #mathematical-modeling #workingforgoogle...

#google

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Kate R. Apr 26, 2018 252 views

How achievable is it to open up my own architecture firm?

I am a woman who plans on being a licensed architect with a Master's degree, and also plans to have a home and children. How difficult would it be to open my own firm? How will debt come in to the equation, and how long would it take? #architecture #architect #architecture-and-planning #math...

#physics #mathematical-physics

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Dylan S. Jan 17, 2018 368 views

People at Bobcat, what is it like?

I am highly considering applying for an internship at Bobcat. I would like to be a part of the design process or at least something that would make use of my skills with computers, math, and physics. #bobcat #internships #computers #math...

#physics

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Vicky R. Jan 16, 2018 284 views

What's the procedure to go into research in the field of astronomy?

I am passionate about physics and mathematics. I would like to go into research , specifically in the field of astronomy. #physics #math #research...

#astronomy

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Amanda R. Apr 18, 2018 412 views

What professions would it be helpful to have a dual major in computer science and mathematics?

I'm wanting a dual major in computer science and mathematics. What kind of jobs will want or appreciate both of these degrees? I'm also minoring in education. #stem #stem-education #java #math #mathematics #computer-science #computer-programming #education #teaching #teacher...

#dualmajor

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Amanda R. Apr 18, 2018 335 views

Is a dual major in Computer Science and Math a good combination?

I'm currently graduating from community college, ready to transfer to the university. My associates will be in Java. Are math and computer science a good dual major? I'm also minoring in education. #stem #stem-education #java #math #mathematics #computer-science #computer-programming...

#teacher #education #teaching #dualmajor

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Keelin W. Apr 06, 2018 336 views

what should I go to college for ?

I really like drawing and i also really like math but I have no idea what I actually want to do. #drawing...

#math

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Rylie K. Apr 04, 2018 214 views
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haven E. Mar 26, 2018 225 views

How much do aeronautical engineers make on average?

I am planning on getting a degree in aeronautical engineering because I have always been curious about aircrafts. I was just wondering what their salary was. #engineering #math #science...

#flying

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Annette V. Mar 15, 2018 484 views

What can I do as a high school student to encourage more girls to pursue STEM fields in the future?

I am currently a senior in high school and I am interested in studying STEM in college. I realize that women in the STEM field are far and few between, so what can I do as an individual to help more girls explore STEM fields in school? #women-in-stem #math #science #engineering...

#technology

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Maria M. Mar 07, 2018 203 views

Why is PreCalculus hard for some people and not for others?

I am asking because a lot of people in my class are struggling in it except for a few people. #math , #high...

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Mariela G. Feb 06, 2018 549 views

What's the difference between AP Calculus and AP Statistics?

I'm choosing my classes for next year and I don't know which math class to take or which one would prepare me for forensic science . #calculus #statistics #math #stem #csi...

#forensic-science

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madison H. Jan 31, 2018 367 views

I am really interested in science, but not so much with math...are there any feilds in science that require limited math?

Science is usually my best subject, but math is usually my worst. I really want to be involved in the science feild but i am afraid this isn't possible with my subpar math skills. I've found a few options, but am in need of suggestions. #science #biology...

#math

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Olivia M. Jan 25, 2018 220 views

Where would a Bachelor of Science degree in Atmospheric Science with a minor in Mathematics take me in a career?

Looking forward to eventual graduate work with strengths in science, math and chemistry, I am fascinated with the dynamics of weather. I want a good scientific or research related internship or employment with a weather-related agency, whether environmental or governmental. I know my strength...

#atmosphericsciencecareers #weatherjobs #math

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Kaira S. Jan 24, 2018 371 views

What careers should I look into if I like to help people?

I am currently a senior in high school and I go to college in the fall of 2018. I am still unsure of what I want to major in, but I do know I love to help people. Many people tell I am helpful and I also tutor and volunteer a lot within my community. I was wondering what careers deal with...

#majors #college #career-choice #community #nurse #math

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Madelyn H. Jan 24, 2018 262 views

Do you have any advice on study skills for challenging courses?

I struggle in math and I have a hard time knowing how to study for it. In any other subject I do well and can study for it easily but math is a different story. I am in need of new study skills that can use to help me in math. Any suggestions? Thank you! #math...

#studyskills

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Ashley D. Jan 24, 2018 228 views

I want to be a high school math teacher and wondered if it is better to major in math or in secondary education with an endorsement in math.

I have my associates degree and have worked at a community college towards a math degree so that I can teach high school math. The school I am transferring to has suggested it would be best to switch my major to a secondary education major to get practice with teaching. The professors at...

#math #secondary-education #mathteacher

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Jesse M. Jan 22, 2018 196 views

I want to be a teacher and I don't know the best steps to do that or even the direction to take, all I know is that I have to go to college and get my Bachelors degree. So, is there anyone who can help guide me in the right direction?

I'm asking because I want to be a teacher once I get out of high school, specifically a math teacher. I'm currently a Junior and I've always been good at math as long as I try, it just comes natural. So with that said I think being a math teacher would work out well for me I just don't know how...

#teacher #career #math #mathteacher

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Seth T. Jan 22, 2018 432 views

What are some fields for people(myself) that excel in Math?

I don’t know what I want to major in/do in my future however I plan on taking calculus (as a junior) and have a 4.0. I know I have endless choices I just don’t know of any specific jobs. #choosing-a-major #college-major #college-majors #mathmatics #math...

#college