# General Mathematics

## The Pathway to Graduate School

Do you see yourself enrolled in graduate school? Or would you like a career in mathematics but are undecided about your post-graduation plans? The broad curriculum of the general mathematics program will prepare you for a graduate program, exposing you to a wide array of mathematical areas and helping you to develop a focus for your studies. An advanced degree is not only a requirement for a career in research or postsecondary teaching, but is also a necessity for many positions suited for math majors.

The following careers usually require a graduate degree:

- Biostatistician
- Computer Scientist
- Climatologist
- Cryptanalyst
- Geographer
- Hydrologist
- Mathematical Biophysicist
- Mathematical Physicist
- Mathematician
- National Security Analyst
- Operations Research Analyst
- Psychometrician
- Quantitative Financial Market Analyst
- Statistician