Math Degree at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

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Math Degree

The math degree program at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is a general degree program that prepares students for instruction on the analysis of quantities, magnitudes, forms, and their relationships using symbolic logic and language. Students who graduate from the math degree program may pursue careers as budget analysts, mathematicians, market researchers, accounting, investment securities, and more. Courses include algebra, calculus, functional analysis, geometry, number theory, logic, topology and other mathematical specializations. Get more details below including other Virginia colleges that offer math degrees.

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Students Enrolled in the Math Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University has offered the following academic levels for students:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Doctorate Degree

Students by Academic Level (2013)

 Graduates
Bachelor's Degree92
Master's Degree17
Doctorate Degree7

Students by Gender (2013)

 Graduates
Male78
Female38

Students by Race (2013)

 Graduates
American Indian2
Asian5
Black4
Hispanic3
White85
Unknown3

Career Options for Graduates

Upon completion of the Math program at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, most students have pursued careers in the following fields:

Natural Sciences Managers

Description

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as life sciences, physical sciences, mathematics, statistics, and research and development in these fields.

Career Outlook & Projects ()

According to the BLS, natural sciences managers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 7.7% from 2010 to 2020

Mathematicians

Description

Conduct research in fundamental mathematics or in application of mathematical techniques to science, management, and other fields. Solve problems in various fields using mathematical methods.

Career Outlook & Projects ()

According to the BLS, mathematicians employment is expected to grow at a rate of 15.7% from 2010 to 2020

Statisticians

Description

Develop or apply mathematical or statistical theory and methods to collect, organize, interpret, and summarize numerical data to provide usable information. May specialize in fields such as bio-statistics, agricultural statistics, business statistics, or economic statistics. Includes mathematical and survey statisticians.

Career Outlook & Projects ()

According to the BLS, statisticians employment is expected to grow at a rate of 14.1% from 2010 to 2020

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary

Description

Teach courses pertaining to mathematical concepts, statistics, and actuarial science and to the application of original and standardized mathematical techniques in solving specific problems and situations. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Math Programs in Virginia

Math programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctorate Degree (PhD,MD,...)

Radford University

Radford, VA
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  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 16 students completed this program

Programs

  • Math (B)

Roanoke College

Salem, VA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 13 students completed this program

Programs

  • Math (B)

Hollins University

Roanoke, VA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs

  • Math (B)

Ferrum College

Ferrum, VA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs

  • Math (B)

Bluefield College

Bluefield, VA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs

  • Math (B)

Washington and Lee University

Lexington, VA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 17 students completed this program

Programs

  • Math (B)

Liberty University

Lynchburg, VA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 20 students completed this program

Programs

  • Math (B)

Lynchburg College

Lynchburg, VA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 8 students completed this program

Programs

  • Math (B)

Randolph College

Lynchburg, VA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs

  • Math (B)

Averett University

Danville, VA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College

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  • Math (B)

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