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Data scientists are in high demand

Ranked #1 in CareerCast's Best Jobs of 2021, data scientist jobs are expected to grow by 33%. Glassdoor has listed data scientists as among the top three of the 50 Best Jobs in America for the past seven years in a row. From predicting consumer behavior to extracting information from medical images, with ASU's new bachelor of science in data science you will graduate ready for a dynamic career that inspires global change. 

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Four areas of math and statistics, under one roof

Whether you want to apply math to science or engineering, search for a deeper understanding of theoretical mathematics, develop effective ways to teach mathematics, or make sense of data with statistics, we have something for you.

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Actuarial science - The analysis of risk

Actuaries are the analytical backbone of our society‚Äôs financial security programs. They are also certified professionals who have gone through a series of examinations to obtain a professional designation. As a career, it is consistently ranked among the top professions in terms of work environment, employment outlook, job security, and salary. ASU has been honored with the 2021 and 2018 Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) University Awards, recognizing schools doing exemplary work in preparing students for a career in the property and casualty (P&C) insurance industry.

Diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging

Equity, inclusion and a sense of belonging are core values of the School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences. As stated in ASU's charter, our success is measured not by whom we exclude, but rather by whom we include and how they succeed, advancing research and discovery of public value in the mathematical and statistical sciences and broadening access to quality STEM education.

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When you give to the School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, you become a partner in the academic success of our students, the research discoveries of our faculty and the continued effort to make the world better.

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