Are you looking for a major that offers you the best possible career options?
If you take the important factors of a great job such as income, environment, employment outlook, physical demands, and low stress level, mathematician and software engineer come in at the very top of the list with actuary, statistician, and computer systems analyst close behind.* The lesson here? Master mathematics and you'll be in control of your future.
The programs in Lycoming's mathematical sciences department boast competent, seasoned professors teaching classes that average just 15 students. Accessibility and daily interaction with your profs are the hallmarks of the department. Our students find this to be the ideal setting to gain high level skills in mathematical reasoning and to learn the mathematical tools needed for rewarding careers.
Lycoming emphasizes a well-rounded education (courses in writing, the sciences, language and culture, and the arts and humanities), so you'll take many marketable skills into the job market. Our mathematical science focus can also be connected to other areas of the curriculum such as astronomy, physics, business or education.
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*The 10 Best Jobs of 2011 (www.careercast.com)