The BS in Mathematical Sciences with major in Statistics is designed to teach students how to collect, analyze and interpret data. Graduating students will have the necessary job skills for employment in a variety of fields. However, the courses are rigorous so that students are well prepared to pursue a graduate degree in statistics.
An undergraduate major in mathematics is good preparation for a variety of careers, many of which make no special use of mathematics itself, but do require the ability to reason carefully and express oneself clearly. Explore careers as an actuary, applied mathematician, pure mathematician, secondary school mathematics teacher, statistician and other options.