Some careers for math majors include:

**Actuary
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Assess and manage risk for businesses by analyzing their spending. Actuaries also estimate the probability of events and the costs involved. Check out the UH actuarial program.

**Statistician
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Collect and analyze data for a company. Statisticians identify trends in data sets and share those patterns with company executives.

**Mathematician
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Solve problems through numerical analysis. Mathematicians might research new theories, develop mathematical models, or analyze data to solve business problems.

**Economist
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Gather financial and socio-economic data by studying markets. Economists use this data to help businesses make long-term financial and investment plans.

**Data scientist
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Interpret large amounts of complex data to gain insights for a company’s business operations. Data scientists may use tools, systems, and algorithms to extract information from data. Check out our math major data science track

**Data analyst
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Extract useful insights from vast sets of quantitative or qualitative information. Data analysts are in demand across all industries.

**Math teacher
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Plan lessons, teach and tutor students, correct assignments, and advise student groups or coach athletic teams.

Full disclosure: this list was drafted by an AI Assistant