USJ’s program will prepare you for success in the job market where mathematics majors are in high demand
A degree in Mathematics opens doors to employment in business, health science, technology, and education.
Take the first step toward a career as a statistician, ranked the No. 2 best job by U.S. News & World Report, and pursue the best major for the job, Mathematics.
This program is designed to provide students with strong analytical skills and technical abilities and enables students to pursue career goals in many fields. USJ’s curriculum prepares students to pass two actuarial exams prior to graduation.
Build a Successful Career Through Math
Our Mathematics program will prepare you for success in the job market – USJ Math graduates are in high demand! Our graduates work in prestigious, well-paying jobs.
- Understand and apply the fundamental principles, concepts and techniques of all major areas of Mathematics, including algebra, calculus, analysis, geometry, discrete mathematics, probability, and statistics
- Demonstrate strong problem-solving skills: state problems carefully, articulate assumptions, be willing to try different approaches, devise and test conjectures, reason logically to conclusions, and interpret results intelligently
- Create and evaluate rigorous mathematical arguments and proofs; describe objects and processes using precise language
- Read mathematical literature with understanding; interpret graphs and diagrams
- Communicate mathematical ideas with clarity and coherence through writing and speaking
- Demonstrate familiarity with a broad range of applications of Mathematics to other subject areas and to the real world
- Use computer technology as a tool for solving problems and as an aid to understanding mathematical ideas
- Mathematical Association of America Career Information for Students
- American Mathematical Society: career profiles of recent graduates in the mathematical sciences
- Be an Actuary: Preparing for an Actuarial Career
- Mathematical Sciences Career Network
- Finding a Career in Numbers
- Best Careers for Math Majors