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What Can You Do With A Degree In Math?

MATH_lrgYou can do just about anything with a degree in math!

As part of the College of Arts and Sciences, the Department of Math is committed to mentoring students as they build the elemental skills that employers want: communications, analysis, problem-solving and resourcefulness.

Jodi Manela

Logic and Lobstermania

Jodi Manela (Math, Physics, ’08) writes the code that runs some of the internet’s popular casino games.    
Ken Bischel

It’s All Adding Up

Ken Bischel (Math, ’13) has turned his math education into a high-demand career as an actuarial analyst.    

Here’s just a sampling of interesting jobs that our recent alumni have landed:

– Actuary analyst, PacificSource

– Software engineer, Ping

– Junior developer, Lunar Logic

– Assistant engineer, IBM

– Claims reconciliation analyst, International Business Machines Corporation

– Seventh grade teacher, Coburg Community Charter School

– Developer, Concentric Sky

– Energy resource analyst, Eugene Water and Electric Board

– Associate, M Financial Group

– Research analyst, Pacific Crest Outward Bound School

– Geologist, Apex Envirotech

– Technology consultant, Pearson Education

– Owner, Hayashi Sushi

– Actuarial assistant, Summit Benefit and Actuarial, Inc.

– Director of annual giving, Linfield College

– Senior application analyst, Microsoft Corporation

– Software engineer, University of Oregon

– ASI tutor, California Polytechnic University


Read more about the math and mathematics and computer science majors.

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