General
Program Description
Prepare yourself for a wide range of careers, in one of the fastestgrowing job markets, that involve curating, analyzing, interpreting, and presenting data.
If you're a statisticsminded student looking for a career in some of the fastestgrowing and highestpaid markets, our Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics will arm you with the computational skills and software experience employers are looking for. Choose from two concentrations, data science or actuary, then select electives to further tailor the program to your interests. Emerge prepared to analyze risk using mathematics, and with the fluency to apply your knowledge to solve management problems in the field of your choice.
What can you do with this degree?
Graduates of Medaille's applied math program have a wide range of career options:
 Data Scientist  A data scientist is one of the fastestgrowing and highest paid jobs. Students can work as data scientists in a variety of fields, including finance, marketing, insurance, engineering, economics, risk management, quality control, health, and medicine. The Glassdoor median income for data scientists in 2016 was $114,840.
 Government  Increased government use of data has the potential to deliver services more efficiently and improve the quality of life in communities.
 Actuary  Graduates will be prepared to take two actuarial exams.
 Graduate School  Students may choose to pursue a higher degree in data science, statistics, actuary, or mathematics.
A McKinsey report predicted that by 2018, the U.S. would face a shortage of 140,000 to 190,000 workers with deep analytical skills and of 1.5 million managers and analysts with big data skills.
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Anchored by the fundamentals of computing, programming, databases, data mining, financial risk and analysis, Medaille's applied mathematics program prepares students to enter the data science or actuary job market.
Curriculum
Data Science Major Core (42 credits)
Mathematics Component (24 credits)

Mathematics Electives (6 credits)

Data Science Component (12 credits)

Actuary Major Core (44 credits)
Mathematics Component (30 credits)

Mathematics Electives (6 credits)

Science Component (8 credits)

Medaille Fits Your Life
At Medaille College, we understand the challenges of being a working adult with high career aspirations. That’s why Medaille’s Adult & Graduate programs are designed specifically to fit your already busy schedule. With Medaille, you can earn your degree and still have time for work and family. Medaille College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
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 Collaborative learning environment.
 Financial aid and scholarships are available.
About the School
Medaille College is a private, nonsectarian fouryear college with campuses in Buffalo, Rochester and online. Medaille focuses on your success as a student and as a future professional by offering und ... Read More