## Become a master problem solver

As a math major at Missouri State University, you can spend some time exploring our varied courses – from actuarial science to statistics or abstract algebra. MSU’s math graduates have gone on to careers such as computer analyst, actuary, lawyer, statistician and teacher.

### A variety of options for you

Our program offers you the opportunity to focus on one of the following tracks:

#### Actuarial Mathematics

This is the science of evaluating the likelihood of future events and managing risk. People trained in this field often work for insurance companies.

#### Applied Mathematics

This branch of the discipline applies mathematical theory and methods to physics, biology, medicine, computer sciences, life sciences, etc. It includes mathematical modeling, which transforms real-world problems into mathematical problems.

#### General Mathematics

With this focus, you can study various aspects of mathematics, and choose from the University’s broad range of courses.

#### Statistics

Statistics deals with the collection, organization and interpretation of data.