Careers Choices for Math and CS Majors
What are the most popular careers?
- computer programmer/analyst
- systems administrator/analyst
- information systems consultant
- operations researcher
- university or high school teacher
- marketing research analyst
What else are our recent graduates doing?
- graduate student
- medical student
- MCC service worker
- patent classifier
- technical editor
- web developer
- sales manager
- small business owner
With their problem solving skills, mathematics majors are valuable to companies and organizations in so many different roles that creating a list of “typical” career choices is difficult.
The professional organizations for mathematics, computer science, and engineering all have valuable information about career opportunities.
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM): Computing Careers.
Mathematical Association of America (MMA): Mathematics Careers.
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE): IEEE Education & Careers.