Jobs with Math | Jobs for Math Majors

Types of Jobs With Math

A math degree will help you develop problem solving, analytic reasoning, critical thinking, and technical communication skills that will prepare you to help solve the complex technical and social problems faced in our data-driven world. These skills make math majors marketable across a wide range of fields.

Common careers with math include:

  • Actuary
  • Statistician
  • Analyst
  • Mathematician
  • Educator

Major in Math Jobs and Demand

Math majors are in high demand in the technology, engineering, science, and finance industries. The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projects employment in mathematical science occupations to grow 27% between 2019 and 2029, which is much higher than the 4% average for all occupations. Graduates of HBU’s Bachelor of Science in Mathematics degree program are also highly valued by employers in non-technological fields because of their proven problem-solving abilities.

Salaries of Jobs for Math Majors

Jobs with math can also be very lucrative. According to the BLS, the median annual salary for mathematical science occupations is $93,170. Math professionals also consistently report high job satisfaction rates. HBU’s College of Science and Engineering prepares students for success and satisfaction in jobs with math by teaching the fundamental principles of science, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) with historic Christian values.

What You Can Do With a Math Degree

In addition to preparing you for success in the job market, the solid foundation and skills you develop as a math major can also prepare you well for graduate studies in a wide variety of areas including engineering, computer science, data science, operations research, physics, economics, law, business administration, medicine, and, of course, mathematics!

For more information, request program information about our mathematics degree, or contact us by email at COSE@HBU.edu. You may be also interested to learn more about our affordable tuition.