Career Questions tagged Mathematics

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Isabella Z. May 27, 2016 657 views

Is it worth pursuing a doctorates degree in mathematics?

I want to attain a doctorates degree in mathematics because I truly enjoy the topic and I just want to learn more about it. I want to know whether or not it is a good career choice. #mathematics...


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Carlos P. May 26, 2016 478 views

What are the differences between the math majors? And what are their benefits?

I'm asking this questions because I want to major in math, but there are many areas to choose from. #mathematics #applied-mathematics #computational-mathematics...


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Braeden D. May 26, 2016 326 views

What school should I go to in California that is a Cal State if I want to be a high school math teacher?

I want an affordable college with a small instructor to student ratio. #teaching #teacher #mathematics...


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Shakuan F. May 25, 2016 393 views

Will I use everything I learned as a Math major in the workforce?

I have considered studying a Calc textbook during the summer to learn the basics and start to take my understanding of math to a deeper level. I would love advice on approaching the subject matter and becoming an expert in my field. Thank you in advance! #mathematics #math...


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Courtney E. May 25, 2016 1447 views

If you're trying to make a field switch (say math to engineering) what advice do you have for a smooth transition?

A little bit about me: I am a rising undergraduate senior majoring in math but I am interested in pursuing industrial engineering. I've been looking into pursuing graduate school simply because it seems like the only option, being that I have no formal knowledge of engineering. Are there any...

#graduate-school #engineering #education #mathematics

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Shakuan F. May 24, 2016 467 views

What kind of internships should I pursue if I am a Mathematics major? I am unsure of what I will do with my degree, so any general internships that could help are APPRECIATED

I have been struggling to find an internship or job that directly relates to my major, so I was wondering if anyone has an idea of where I should work for my first job? I would like for it to relate to my major. I am not sure what I want to do with my degree yet, but since my first year of...

#internships #entry-level #mathematics #college-major

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Charis M. May 24, 2016 341 views

Scholarships available for students pursuing a Master's degree in mathematics?

I will be graduating in May 2017 with no debt, but am interested in knowing whether there are any scholarships that are offered specifically for math majors pursuing a Master's degree. I would never be able to afford it otherwise. Are there such scholarships? And if so, who should I contact?...

#teacher #masters #teaching #scholarships #mathematics

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D A. May 23, 2016 375 views

what suggestions i have to take to improve my maths subject

unable to understand...


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Hailey T. May 19, 2016 297 views

Biomedical vs Mathematics Major for acceptance into Med School or Veterinary Med School?

I am pursing and educational path to either become an MD Surgeon in Neurology or I might choose MDV in Veterinary Medicine. Either way, I will eventually be applying to Med School or Veterinary Med School. Which of the above Majors is better suited and weighted more heavily for acceptance?...

#psychology #biology #physics #physician #mathematics #pre-med #surgery #medicine

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Madison M. May 17, 2016 435 views

What can I do now, as a high school senior, to help me get more involved in the engineering world?

I plan on majoring in mathematics next year, but I am very interested in engineering. The college I will be attending does not have a major in engineering, so I am curious to see if math can get me to engineering in graduate school. #engineering #mathematics...


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Madison M. May 17, 2016 481 views

What are some career opportunities for a student who is majoring in mathematics and interested in engineering?

I plan on majoring in mathematics next year, but I am very interested in engineering. The college I will be attending does not have a major in engineering, so I am curious to see if math can get me to engineering in graduate school. #engineering #mathematics...


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Szatana J. May 16, 2016 534 views

Can getting your college degree be completed in 4 years?

Most of the people I know have taken more than 4 years. I'm also putting Mathematics because that's what I want to pursue in college. #college #mathematics...


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Maia C. May 15, 2016 753 views

What are the worst parts about being a university professor?

I'm looking at getting my PhD in mathematics and eventually teaching at a college level. It sounds like the perfect job: low stress, work with scholars and students passionate about the subject, continued study in the field of choice, and travel opportunities. I was wondering what some of the...

#applied-mathematics #teaching #college-teaching #phd #professor #mathematics

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Heather B. May 15, 2016 474 views

Which mathematics-based career has the best job outlook?

I want to follow a career path that I'm passionate for in mathematics, but I also want to be sure that I'll have many opportunities for work and good pay in the future. What should I focus on for a major in mathematics so that I can have a better job outlook? #career...


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Heather B. May 15, 2016 704 views

What is the best career choice for a mathematics major?

I'm interested in majoring in mathematics in college and I'm very certain of that choice but I just don't know what type of career path I should follow. I know I don't want to become a teacher or get involved in something like accounting. I'm actually very good at solving puzzles and logical...

#information-technology #mathematics #computer-programming

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andy S. May 14, 2016 632 views

Mathematics and biomedical?

To my understanding (from whart highschool teachers have told me) engineering takes alot of mathematics to be able to do well. Is this true? and if so, how much is mathematics actually applied in biomedical engineering? I absolutely love math and it's subtopics. And it is one of the reasons why...

#biomedical #mathematics #premed #bioengineering

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Calvin K. May 13, 2016 595 views

Should I take a finance-related course?

I'm not planning on going into any finance-related program, but there are definitely some finance-related things I'd like to learn about to prepare for my future such as the following: how to do taxes, understanding the economy and the market, and how to invest. However, I'm not good at...

#economy #investment #finance #math #investing #economics #mathematics

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Rebekah S. May 13, 2016 547 views

What sort of classes are involved in a Math Major?

Math is something that I enjoy doing and am very good at, and I would like to pursue it as my major in preparation for medical school. I feel that it would increase my critical thinking skills and my problem-solving skills. However, I was wondering if anyone could tell me what sort of classes I...

#mathematics #math

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Peter T. May 12, 2016 1522 views

What is the job outlook like for astronomers? Astrophysicists?

The University I plan on attending this fall has an Astronomy and Astrophysics program. I've always been interested in space, and like math, so was considering majoring in it. The only thing putting me off from deciding on this major is that I'm concerned about job prospects. I know a lot of...

#astronomy #astrophysics #physics #mathematics #science

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Becca H. May 12, 2016 580 views

What would I be able to do with a degree in math?

I want to eventually go to school for math but I don't know what I could do with it. #mathematics...


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Jasmine F. May 12, 2016 452 views

If you get a degree in Math Education can you teach accounting?

I would love to teach math but I'm not sure if I would like to teach Algebra and Calculus and stuff like that. But I absolutely love accounting and would like to teach that. #education #mathematics...


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harshitha N. May 11, 2016 760 views

when is the best time to take chartered Account exam? (its after 2nd PUC or after completion of degree)

i am studying 2nd PUC, interested in doing Chartered Account, i wanted to know when is the best time to do CA so i can finish my study fast or it is compulsory to have degree, or PUC is enough to take chartered account exam #business #accounting #mathematics #economics #accountant #statistics...


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Christy K. May 09, 2016 848 views
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harshitha N. May 07, 2016 1004 views

what are the additional skills required to do CA ?

i am studying 2nd PUC, i am interested in accounts, Maths & statistics so i wanted to do CA. what are the additional skills required. #business #accounting #mathematics #economics #banking #statistics #business-law...


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Kay J. May 05, 2016 569 views

What conferences or events are good for me to attend if I want a career in STEM?

I want a career in STEM (not sure what yet, exactly) and I heard a good thing for me to do is attend conferences and events related to STEM education /careers to learn more about my options and to meet new people. I live in Michigan, and couldn't find many events for high school students in the...

#stem #engineering #technology #mathematics #science

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Pamela A. May 04, 2016 655 views

What are the math requirements needed to be taken for a major in Biology?

I want to know the possible maths I might have to take in college if I have Biology as a major so I can prepare for them #doctor #college-major #biology #mathematics #molecular-biology...


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Sasha D. May 04, 2016 396 views
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Eric P. Apr 13, 2016 596 views

What Skills do I need in order to work for computer security and hacking?

I am asking this question because I am interested in joining this field a number of cyber terrorist are growing and needs more people to defend against them. I've been interested in computer science for a very long time and after long amounts of pondering I figure out that computer security and...

#computer #mathematics

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Xzavier T. Oct 28, 2015 646 views

What is a good enteractive job if you love math and science?

I am a sixth grader I have all a's and b's I stride for a's I am a very athletic guy and I know that grades come first thank you for your time...


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Mackenzie H. Oct 22, 2015 1099 views

I am not very good in math do i need math for engineering

I am in 6th grade and just having issues in math but REALLY want to be an engineer. #engineering #mathematics...