So, you majoring in mathematics or thinking of majoring in it and you are curious about some of the jobs that may be available to you once your degree is completed. This is a common concern especially in this day and age with the economy the way it is. For people who are not really familiar with how interesting and diverse a mathematics degree is they maybe surprised at the number of jobs actually available to someone with a math degree. When we work, no matter if it is in mathematics or another field we want a job that is interesting that we can go to every day and really love. Let’s take a look at some of the very interesting and somewhat cool jobs out there today in the mathematics field.
By now we have all certainly seen some kind of Disney or Pixar movie in our life. Did you know however that a lot of animators that work for those companies have degrees in mathematics? Those animators basically produce images which give the illusion of movement. They use math and linear algebra in particular to make those images come to life. They do this obviously through advanced computer programs and other innovative ways that are available in these days of constant advances in technology. Continue reading