Career Center & Student Employment


CSU, Chico Catalog Description

Some graduates with Mathematics degrees have pursued one or more of the following occupations:

  • Actuary
  • Air Traffic Controller
  • Applied Mathematician
  • Appraiser
  • Budget Analyst
  • Buyer
  • Claims Adjuster
  • Community College Instructor
  • Compensation and Benefits Manager
  • Computer Programmer
  • Cost Estimator
  • Credit/Loan Counselor
  • Cryptographer
  • Database Administrator
  • Financial/Bank Manager
  • High School Teacher
  • Investment Analyst
  • Management Trainee
  • Mathematician
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Operations Research Analyst
  • Physicists
  • Production Coordinator
  • Professor
  • Software Engineer/Designer
  • Securities Broker
  • Statistician
  • Systems Analyst
  • Tax Examiner
  • Theoretical Mathematician
  • Underwriter
  • Weights and Measures Specialist


  • Typically co-curricular activities, work experience and/or internships are essential (in addition to earning a college degree) to be competitive in the job market upon graduation.
  • Some occupations may require advanced degrees and/or training (check with the Career Center regarding your target occupations).
  • Please visit the Career Center (SSC 270) early in your college experience to get ideas on how to build your resume.

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