In a world that runs on algorithms and information, mathematics has never been more marketable. US News & World Report ranked mathematician second on its Best Jobs of 2020 list. A degree in math can lead to in-demand careers in finance, data science, health information, market research, and business analysis. Many math majors share their passion for problem solving as high school teachers. Wheaton’s close-knit mathematics program offers you the flexibility to explore other academic interests through a second major or minor. Our graduates also pursue advanced and professional degrees in a variety of disciplines, including medicine and law.
For more information, contact Tommy Ratliff, Chair, Department of Mathematics.
- Mathematics Major Major
- Mathematics Minor Minor
100% of Mathematics 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
Analyst, In4mation Insights
Data Associate, Amazon.com
Data Coordinator, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Software Engineer, Microsoft
Technology Associate, Liberty Mutual Insurance
Sample Graduate Schools
University of Connecticut
University of Michigan
*outcomes data is based on a knowledge rate of 68% for the classes of 2014-2018
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