Mathematics and Economics
Math + economics = plentiful career opportunities. Statistician and mathematician have ranked at the top of many recent “top jobs” lists. This interdisciplinary major strengthens your math skills, provides a foundation in U.S. and global economics, and builds analytical, organization, and communications abilities. This invaluable combination prepares you to ask the right questions, find the appropriate answers, and effectively present data to stakeholders so they can make informed decisions. Our graduates find careers in data science, finance, market research, bioinformatics, business analysis, or education; and they’re accepted into related master’s and Ph.D. programs.
100% of Mathematics & Economics majors from the past five years have found employment, attended graduate school or achieved a fellowship or service opportunity within six months of graduation *
Sample First Jobs
Associate Consultant, Findream LLC
New Business Associate, Lincoln Financial Group
Regional Director, Beijing Jucheng Gravity Culture Development Co., Ltd.
Sample Graduate Schools
Illinois Institute of Technology
*outcomes data is based on a knowledge rate of 88% for the classes of 2014-2018
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