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Why major in Mathematics?

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Author:Department of Mathematics, University of Georgia
Description: Seven reasons to pursue, or applications of, the major in mathematics: because you like it, because professional schools realize it develops analytical skills and the ability to work in a problem solving environment, because employers highly value those same skills and abilities, because mathematics and computer science are the "tools of choice" in the private sector, because an academic career can be exciting, and because the 1995 National Business Employment Weekly Jobs Rated Almanac ranked mathematics sixth out of 250 jobs rated.

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Departments, Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Math Ed Topics: Degrees/Higher Ed, Job Placement/Job Market

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