Career Opportunities

Many applied mathematics graduates are employed in various problem-solving positions in government and business. They work in many aspects of science and business, analyzing and solving mathematical problems, and developing models for problem solving. The popularity of computers has also created jobs for applied mathematicians.

Your mathematics degree from The University of Akron is a valuable asset for launching your career. Starting salaries for applied mathematics graduates average $35,000 and higher. Each year, many organizations conduct on-campus interviews with mathematics seniors. The following is a partial listing of employers of recent University of Akron applied mathematics graduates: