Career Questions tagged Mathematics

What is the process of becoming a college professor?

Curious on how many credits I would need or what kind of degree I will need for a math or art professor. I want to know for any type of college too; community, CSU, UC, private, etc? #professor #california #mathematics...

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Active Nov 10 '18 at 12:15 AM

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How long should I study for classes?

How long should I study for classes like math and english. Im kind of bad at math so would an hour be good?...

#mathematics

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Active Aug 22 '18 at 11:11 AM

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Jared Ellis | Manager - CS Operations I would encourage you to not get stuck on time. In ...

where do the student in the masters program for mathematics go to, like a typical classroom or meeting conference room for one on one teaching?

i noticed in the mathematics masters program at my University (UW), all the masters​ levels classes, there are only like 5 students​, sometimes 2 students. where do they go to have a lecture​s with the professor? do they just meet up with the proffsor ​at his office or in a regular big room...

#classrooms #professional #mathematics #mathdepartment #class #math

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Active Aug 15 '18 at 11:57 AM

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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Jeffrey,Although you may not have seen them yet, the university probably ...

After getting my math degree from an university, am I able to start a teaching position while still attending school?

after graduation with a BA in Mathematics, will i​​ be able to teach somewhere for part-tim​​​e and still be in the mathematics master progra​​​​m at the universit​y​​? #teaching #education #teacher #math...

#mathematics

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Active Aug 15 '18 at 02:36 PM

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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Each state will have its own requirements. Here in Texas, there ...

Is there much demand for high school math teachers in Indiana?

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Active Aug 08 '18 at 08:49 PM

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Posted by Dillon R.’s Avatar Dillon R.
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What is the process of qualifying to teach subjects based on the Praxis Exam?

I was told by a fellow student that if I took the Praxis Exam in an area unrelated to my major, which is History Education, that I could be qualified in that area also. I am asking this because I was wondering if I could take the math portion of the test as well. If I then passed the math...

#exam #testing #education-policy #mathematics #education #teacher #math #praxis

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Active Jul 27 '18 at 04:38 AM

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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...

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

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Active Jun 17 '18 at 09:31 AM

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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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Active May 29 '18 at 06:33 PM

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Posted by Carmen R.’s Avatar Carmen R.
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Breanna Bergin | Lead Financial Analyst at Verizon Enterprise Solutions This is a great question, one in which I actually questioned ...

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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Active Dec 21 '18 at 02:03 AM

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Posted by Lukas R.’s Avatar Lukas R.
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Breanna Bergin | Lead Financial Analyst at Verizon Enterprise Solutions This is a great question, one in which I actually questioned ...

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...

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Active Jul 21 '18 at 03:43 AM

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Breanna Bergin | Lead Financial Analyst at Verizon Enterprise Solutions This is a great question, and I think that ultimately comes ...

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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Active Dec 05 '18 at 05:55 PM

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Posted by Jessica A.’s Avatar Jessica A.
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Daniel Moy | Google Software Engineer I'm not sure if we hire many pure mathematicians (I could ...

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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Active May 16 '18 at 09:13 PM

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Posted by Amanda R.’s Avatar Amanda R.
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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...

#dualmajor #teaching #education #teacher

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Active Oct 12 '18 at 04:24 AM

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Posted by Amanda R.’s Avatar Amanda R.
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Is it possible to get a BA in music, with a minor in math or physics, and then apply to a graduate program in acoustics?

I am curious because I have been researching the career acoustical engineering, and want to know more about different possibilities to pursue that field. #tags #acoustics #engineering #college #career #mathematics...

#college-major

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Active May 06 '18 at 08:11 PM

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Posted by Elly R.’s Avatar Elly R.
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Bill Crean | Product Manager Yes! Undergraduate work is about basic skills + learning skills + ...

what kind of job can you get with an kinesiology degree

I asked this question because I'm pursuing a bachelors degree in kinesiology in college. #science #mathematics #kinesiology...

#physical-therapy

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Active Apr 11 '18 at 12:19 PM

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Posted by Vernon B.’s Avatar Vernon B.
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Kristin Adkins Hello Vernon, there is actually several different career paths that you ...

how do i decide which one i would want as a career?

I'm stuck between a few majors and their completely different. I have many interest and I want to narrow them down so I won't be stuck taking a million different classes trying to figure out what I want. #criminaljustice #graphic-design #nursing...

#mathematics

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Active Sep 20 '18 at 02:42 PM

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What is the gender gap like in upper level sciences, first hand?

I am a female, high school senior considering a career path in upper level mathematics, academia and research. I am very concerned with underrepresentation of women and I would like to know of any first hand experiences. Researching online I find a lot of statistics, but I would like more. Has...

#women-in-stem #science #professor #academia #graduate-school #phdbound #computer-science-phd #mathematics #science-phd #phd #research #stem #stemcareers

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Active Oct 29 '18 at 11:52 AM

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What kind of flexibility comes with being a professor? Any big pros and cons of the job?

I am a high school senior looking toward a possible career as a math professor. The things is, I have so many other passions like theatre. I am perfectly happy doing art on the side, but I would like to know if I pursue mathematics if it will be a possibility. #mathematics #professor #theatre...

#math-major

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Active Apr 11 '18 at 03:36 PM

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Posted by Madeleine W.’s Avatar Madeleine W.
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Which are the best books for practising JEE Advanced 2018 mathematics?

#books for preparation...

#mathematics

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Active Mar 13 '18 at 10:43 PM

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Posted by Shalini S.’s Avatar Shalini S.

What exactly does a mathematician do after PhD

I'm interested in pursuing this career because of my interest in Math. I know that this is usually a research position, but I was curious if there was anyone in this field that could give me more detail #mathematics...

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Active Jan 22 '18 at 05:36 PM

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Posted by Johnathan R.’s Avatar Johnathan R.
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Matt DeLand Johnathan, Great question! A PhD in math (in any subject really) ...

Do you have to be a 'math person' or a 'science person' to be successful in STEM?

I understand that most anyone can major most anything if they work hard and are persistent. However, it is clear that some of my peers are much quicker with learning concepts within STEM than I am, or it feels like their minds are just wired to do mental math or calculate or work through...

#success #skills #science #stem #choosing-a-major #mathematics

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Active Oct 14 '18 at 02:38 PM

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Posted by Christina C.’s Avatar Christina C.
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Kris Nan | SAT tutor and High School Counselor STEM is Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. So, even if you ...

I would like to know how many African American females hold degrees in Mathematics.

It is often said that minorities are not "good" at mathematics. I am just curious to know how many others have taken the journey I am embarking on successfully. #statistics #women-in-tech #women-in-stem #stem...

#mathematics

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Active Mar 05 '18 at 06:56 AM

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Posted by Brandy J.’s Avatar Brandy J.
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I would like to know will there be jobs available to teach mathematics at the community college level when I graduate in 2022?

I always think that there are lots of job openings for teaching math; but, I don't want to make an assumption based on false information....

#mathematics

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Adam Sullivan’s Avatar Drew Peake, PE, DEE, DFE, CIH, CSP’s Avatar
Active Jul 11 '18 at 01:48 AM

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Posted by Brandy J.’s Avatar Brandy J.
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Adam Sullivan | Assistant Professor of Biostatistics, Director of Masters Programs, ... Brandy, this is always a hard question to ask. With the ...

I would like to participate in a Summer STEM program prior to attending college in the Fall of 2018. Do you have any programs that I can attend

Looking for STEM programs to enhance my love of mathematics. I plan to become a Secondary Education Teacher and later a Superintendent . I would love as much exposure to STEM as possible. #stem-education #stem...

#mathematics

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Active Mar 03 '18 at 01:48 AM

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Posted by Martin K.’s Avatar Martin K.
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How do I combine math and music and teaching?

I love math. Before I loved it in school, I would go work out math puzzles with my uncle Richard, compete and train with Math Counts, take the AMC tests, and calculate measurements with my dad in his workshop; now I take the hardest math classes at my school and tutor math through National...

#mathematics #music-industry #music #math #music-education

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Active Mar 27 '18 at 02:46 AM

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Posted by Isabelle H.’s Avatar Isabelle H.
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Judeanne Armenti | Over 20 years of creative and outgoing music ... Bravo, Isabelle!It's a beautiful thing to be talented in a subject ...

I want to teach math, but I have knee problems that need a consistent stream of money to stay okay. Advice?

I am good at math. I get As in AP math classes and tutor and do competition math for fun. But honestly, my biggest joy in math is my tutoring. I love to teach. Nothing fires me up like a kid that hates math because a bad math teacher failed them and convinced them they're awful at it. I hate...

#money-management #mathematics #mathematics-education #math

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Active Jan 17 '18 at 12:00 AM

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Posted by Isabelle H.’s Avatar Isabelle H.
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Douglas Lemmo, P.E. | Consultant, Owner at Power Generation Consulting Services Hi, The fact that you are good at math and like ...

Career after B.Sc. Mathematics?

What are the career opportunities after completion of #B.Sc. in #mathematics...

#math

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Active May 08 '18 at 05:12 PM

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Posted by RAVI M.’s Avatar RAVI M.
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Breanna Bergin | Lead Financial Analyst at Verizon Enterprise Solutions Great question, Brett. The most positive thing about Mathematics is it ...

What course should I take after my second PUC?

i have completed my 2nd PUC in a commerce group . I am interested in mathematics, and I want to join B.com. What are the groups there in the B.com like marketing, accounting ect., and which is related to mathematics and commerce? #marketing #accountant #banking #statistics #commerce #math...

#mathematics #economics

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Active Oct 29 '17 at 12:55 PM

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Posted by Lavanya M.’s Avatar Lavanya M.
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Eric Pinto | Tax Director at PwC Within a business school there are a lot of different options ...

Why is logarithm very difficult?

Hi i am Nandhini. i am studying 9th standard my question is why logarithm is very difficult? #teaching #teacher #professor #mathematics...

#math

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Active Oct 16 '17 at 10:25 PM

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Posted by Nandhini R.’s Avatar Nandhini R.
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Andrew Tran | Chemical Engineer It is not difficult at all, it is more like learning ...

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