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Mathematics B.S. Handout

B.S. in Mathematics

What can I do with this major?

Related Career Titles
Search for potential careers/jobs with these position titles

  • Industrial Mathematician
  • Business Mathematician
  • Actuary
  • Computer Analyst
  • Cryptographer
  • Logistician
  • Scientific Researcher
  • Biomedical Researcher
  • Secondary Math Teacher


Professional Organizations
Affiliate yourself with groups to network and learn about the field:

  • Mathematical Association of America , UHD Chapter
  • Society of UHD Engineers
  • Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
  • American Mathematical Society
  • National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
  • Society of Actuaries


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Graduate School Considerations *Programs not offered at UHD

  • Master of Arts in Teaching
  • Master of Science in Data Analytics
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Science in Technical Communication
  • Master of Arts in Non-profit Management
  • Master of Science in Engineering*
  • Master of Science in Mathematics*
  • Master of Science in Statistics*
  • Master of Science in Bioinformatics*
  • Master of Science in Computer Science or Information Technology*


Community Partnerships

Research local organizations offer internships to students pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics.

  • Apollo 20 Math Fellowship
  • Direct Energy
  • Willis Towers Watson
  • Phillips 66
  • City of Houston

What is B.S. in Mathematics?

The Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics prepares students to develop and use analytical and problem- solving skills, to master mathematical techniques required in related fields of application, and to enter the employment market with relevant and proficient mathematical tools. The BS degree is especially appropriate for students who wish to combine an extensive study of mathematics with a second concentration in one of the natural sciences, computer science, statistics or engineering. It will help prepare students for various graduate or professional programs including mathematics, engineering, and finance.