Conduct research in fundamental mathematics or in application of mathematical techniques to science, management, and other fields. Solve problems in various fields using mathematical methods.
- A Ph.D. in mathematics usually is the minimum educational requirement, except in the Federal Government.
- Much faster than average employment growth is expected for mathematicians.
- Keen competition for jobs is expected.
- Ph.D. holders with a strong background in mathematics and a related field, such as computer science or engineering, should have better employment opportunities in related occupations.
|Personality||I'm a problem solver|
|Job Outlook||Below Average|
|Education||Doctor or Professional degree|