Mount Mercy graduates use their mathematics major as the backbone of their career paths.

Our graduates have worked for companies like Transamerica and Rockwell Collins using their mathematics major as the backbone of their career paths. Some alumni share their talents with the armed forces, while others are insurance professionals or work with computer technology. Mathematics majors often advance to graduate schools including University of Iowa, Iowa State or Colorado State University.
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Mathematics emphasize logic and precise communication, providing a good accessory background for students in areas like medicine and pre-law. Math can lead to careers in advanced engineering, computer science, industrial resource analysis, statistics or teaching.

To learn about related career possibilities and salaries, visit Bureau of Labor Statistics. Graduates from Mount Mercy are now working in:

  • Accounting
  • The armed forces
  • Computer programming
  • Computer networking
  • Insurance
  • College and high school teaching