For the 6th year in a row, jobs requiring strong quantitative skills have dominated the CareerCast.com job rankings:
Top Jobs of 2014: Mathematician (1), Statistician (3), Actuary (4)
Top Jobs of 2013: Actuary (1), Mathematician (18), Statistician (20)
Top Jobs of 2012: Actuary (2), Mathematician (10), Statistician (18)
Top Jobs of 2011: Mathematician (2), Actuary (3), Statistician (4)
Top Jobs of 2010: Actuary (1), Mathematician (6), Statistician (8)
Top Jobs of 2009: Mathematician (1), Actuary (2), Statistician (3)
"Math is experiencing something of a renaissance period, and analytics are the driving force." – CareerCast.com
"I keep saying that the sexy job in the next 10 years will be statisticians." – Hal Varian, Chief Economist at Google
Quality instructors + a focus on learning + integrated interdisciplinary learning + a wide range of career opportunities all adds up to a great education!
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at St. Ambrose University offers a B.S. in Mathematics, a secondary teaching endorsement in mathematics, and a minor in mathematics.