Top Five Careers

Here's another listing of five top careers for students with math skills.

"For those with a substantial background in mathematics, an unlimited number of career opportunities are available," the article reports. See what math can do for you.

The most common question students ask math teachers at every level is “When will I use math?” WeUseMath.org is a non-profit website that helps to answer this question. This website describes the importance of mathematics and many rewarding career opportunities available to students who study mathematics.


 

$126,000/yr
Actuary
$160,000/yr
Physician
$187,199/yr
Attorney
$187,199/yr
Cryptanalyst
$137,780/yr
$147,670/yr
$180,000/yr
Urban Planner
$98,060/yr
$102,280/yr
Astronaut
$100,701/yr

Figures represent salary potential.

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Dr. Cary Oberije, a postdoctoral researcher in The Netherlands, has found that mathematical models can be used to accurately predict patients' responses to treatment. Prediction models were used to analyze lung cancer patients' likelihood of survival and...

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