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Mathematics is the study of the measurement, properties, and relationships of quantities and sets, using numbers and symbols. Mathematicians use mathematical theory, computational techniques, algorithms, and the latest computer technology to solve economic, scientific, engineering, physics, and business problems.

For more information about this major, please visit the following links from the FAU University Catalog

Related Major Skills

Ability to analyze & interpret data
Advanced quantitative skills
Computer literacy
Critical thinking skills
Logical thinking
Numerical computation
Organizational skills
Problem solving
Systemizing skills
Team skills
Testing skills



Sample Work Settings

Financial Institutions
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Nonprofit Organizations
Private Organizations
Real Estate
Research/Development Firms
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Technical Journals
Textbook Publishing Companies
Utility Companies
Accounting Firms
Actuarial Firms Banks
Business Service Firms
Chemical & Pharmaceutical Manufacturers
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Computer Science & Software Firms
Consulting Firms
Educational Institutions
Electronics and Computer Manufacturers
Energy Systems Firms
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