Welcome to the mathematics and statistics field! If you are interested in a career in mathematics or statistics, you’ve come to the right book. So what exactly do these people do on the job, day in and day out? What kind of skills and educational background do you need to succeed in this field? How much can you expect to make, and what are the pros and cons of these various professions? Is this even the right career path for you? How do you avoid burnout and deal with stress? This book can help you answer these questions and more.
Mathematicians and Statisticians: A Practical Career Guide, which includes interviews with professionals in the field, covers the following areas of this field that have proven to be stable, lucrative, and growing professions.
Kezia Endsley is a writer and editor from Indianapolis, Indiana. In addition to editing technical publications and writing books for teens, she enjoys running and triathlons, traveling, reading, and spending time with her family and many pets.
Chapter 1Why Choose a Career in Mathematics and Statistics?
Chapter 2Forming a Career Plan in Mathematics and Statistics
Chapter 3Pursuing the Education Path
Chapter 4Pursuing a Professional Mathematics and Statistics Career
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