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Careers - Mathematics Education Degree

What Can I Do With This Mathematics Education Degree?

High School or Middle School Teacher1,2

This teaching degree with a mathematics certification program will give you the education and skills you need to teach middle, junior high and high school mathematics.

The need for qualified teachers is expected to hold steady for years to come. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a 4 percent growth rate for high school and a 3 percent growth rate for middle school teachers by 2028.

Statistician or Mathematician3

Or you could switch gears away from the education field and apply the critical-thinking and problem-solving skills you’ll learn with this program to pursue a career in the private sector. Currently, Mathematicians and/or Statisticians earn a median average of $92,030. And the job prospects are looking up with a projected job growth rate of 30 percent by 2028.


  • High School Math Teacher
  • Middle School Math Teacher
  • Postsecondary Instructor
  • Mathematics Professor
  • Statistician
  • Lead Simulation Modeling Engineer
  • Senior Statistician
  • Research Manager
  • Computational Scientist
  • Cryptographer

"$92,030" Median Annual Pay for Mathematicians and/or Statisticians3

1High School Teachers
2Middle School Teachers
3Mathematicians and/or Statisticians