The things you learn during your degree will be transferable to many different careers.

## What job can you get with an applied mathematics degree?

Most applied mathematics graduates go on to become mathematicians, operations research analysts, and data scientists. . Here is a list of careers where the skills you learn in an applied mathematics degree will be useful:

## What is the job market for applied mathematics degrees?

Compared to other degrees in the US, the job market for applied mathematics graduates is strong overall. That’s great news—there’s high demand for the skills and knowledge you’ll gain in this program.

Here’s a breakdown of applied mathematics graduate employment. Compared to the national average, the number of people who are underpaid (that is, who make less than $40,000 per year) is 5% less than other degrees on average.

Employment Status | % of Applied Mathematics Grads |
---|---|

Employed | 80.3% |

Unemployed | 0.0% |

Underpaid | 19.7% |

## Pro tip

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