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Great Jobs for Math Majors, Second ed. / Edition 2
     

Great Jobs for Math Majors, Second ed. / Edition 2

by Stephen Lambert, Ruth DeCotis, Ruth Decotis
 

ISBN-10: 0071448594

ISBN-13: 9780071448598

Pub. Date: 09/21/2005

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

"What can I do with a degree in math?"

You've worked hard for that math degree. Now what? Sometimes, the choice of careers can seem endless. The most difficult part of a job search is starting it. This is where Great Jobs for Math Majors comes in. Designed to help you put your major to work, this handy guide covers the basics of a job search and provides

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"What can I do with a degree in math?"

You've worked hard for that math degree. Now what? Sometimes, the choice of careers can seem endless. The most difficult part of a job search is starting it. This is where Great Jobs for Math Majors comes in. Designed to help you put your major to work, this handy guide covers the basics of a job search and provides detailed profiles of careers in math. From the worlds of finance and science to manufacturing and education, you'll explore a variety of job options for math majors and determine the best fit for your personal, professional, and practical needs.

Do you want to be an actuary? Work in the banking industry? Program computers? In this updated edition, you'll find:

  • Job-search basics such as crafting résumés and writing cover letters
  • Self-assessment exercises to help determine your professional fit
  • Investigative tools to help you find the perfect job
  • Networking tips to get your foot in the door before your résumé is even sent
  • True tales from practicing professionals about everyday life on the job
  • Current statistics on earnings, advancement, and the future of the profession
  • Resources for further information, including journals, professional associations, and online resources

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071448598
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
09/21/2005
Series:
Great Jobs For... Series
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
654,901
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.57(d)

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