Jess & Mildred Fisher College of Science & Mathematics

Department of Mathematics

Advising and Student Resourcs

Information about Careers and Jobs in Mathematics

Below are a wide variety of links to career and/or job information.  Note that each of these links will open in a new browser window, so that when you close the new window, you will be back at this site.

American Mathematical Society

The American Mathematical Society is dedicated to providing career information and services to the mathematics community. This site has links to many useful career and job search web pages.

Careers in Mathematics

This is a nice site at Purdue University!  There is some overlap with other sites on this page, but this site has links to many other interesting Web pages.

The Mathematical Association of America

Career information links page for students.

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

A nice start page for those interested in careers and/or jobs in industrial and applied mathematics. Two specific publications of interest are:
Careers in Applied Mathematics a 20-page booklet that details career paths outside academia for anyone majoring in applied mathematics or computational science and

Mathematics in Industry an in-depth 48-page report that looks at the way mathematical sciences are used in industry today, along with assessing the skills, training and curriculum that will best prepare graduates for future mathematical careers.

Be An Actuary

Society of Actuaries
475 North Martingale Road
Schaumburg, IL, 60173-2226


Published bimonthly

Available from:  The American Academy of Actuaries
                             1100 17th Street, NW, 7th floor
                             Washington, DC 20036.

Careers in Statistics

Women in Statistics

Minorities in Statistics


A magazine for Student members of the American Statistical Association.

Cost: Included as part of the $20.00 two year student membership.

Available from:   The American Statistical Association
                              1429 Duke Street
                              Alexandria, VA 22314-3402.


Careers in Operations Research and Management Sciences

The career and job placement page of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences

Chronicle of Occupational Briefs

Among various briefs of interest are those relating to Computer Programmer, Mathematicians and Technicians, Statisticians and Actuaries.

Cost: varies with publication

Available from:   Chronicle Guidance Publications, Inc.
                              66 Aurora Street
                              Moravia, NY 13118-3569


Society of Women Engineers - Career Center

Career Resources

For women who are interested in careers in the mathematical sciences.

We will be adding links to web sites that post mathematics and/or mathematics related job announcements.  These sites do not carry the recommendation nor approval of anyone at Towson University, but they are listed here as a service to our visitors.  These web sites will open in a separate browser window.

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