Wingate University has a math major that gets you ready for the hottest careers of today.

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Careers that require math skills are among the fastest growing and highest-paying careers in the country. So how can a math major from Wingate University prepare you to join them?

Learn Math and Other Skills

When you major in math at Wingate University, you take 32 hours of math courses that cover topics including differential equations, statistics and abstract algebra. For details on the courses available to you, check out our academic catalog. In these courses, you learn the math skills you need for such high-in-demand and high-paying jobs as:

  • Financial analyst
  • Forensic accountant
  • Insurance statistician
  • Investment banker
  • Software developer

In addition, you learn critical thinking and problem-solving skills that you can apply in any career. Our graduates go into fields as diverse as teaching, business and engineering. The math major also gives you a solid foundation to pursue graduate school. Since our campus is a short drive from Charlotte, one of the largest financial centers in the country, you’re close to jobs and internships. And your math professors’ top priority is helping you prepare for the career you want.

Outside the Classroom

Hands-on education in the field awaits you too. Internships provide you with practical experience while you’re still in college. The Office of Career Services and the American Mathematical Society can point you to internship opportunities in math. Conducting undergraduate research gives you the chance to deeply examine a math-related topic of your choice. Recent students have researched fractals and the expected value of casino roulette. Internships and research can make your graduate school application or résumé stand out.

Contact Us

Want to learn more about what a math major can do for you? Stop by the Burris Building or email Dr. Greg Bell.

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