Med School, Anyone?

Is medical school in your future? If so, there's a good chance that math is, too.

The Association of American Medical Colleges just released the latest edition of the Medical School Admissions Requirements, detailing the courses required at each medical school in the country. See what math classes are required by the schools on your list.

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.


 

Actuary
$160,000/yr
$126,000/yr
Physician
$187,199/yr
Cryptanalyst
$137,780/yr
Attorney
$187,199/yr
Geographer
$102,440/yr
$113,068/yr
$105,610/yr
$119,950/yr
$100,000/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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