Mathematics Careers & Internships
Alum Jacob Robertson, right, presents to Actuarial Science majors during an information session in Copeland Hall in fall 2016. Seated on the left is Abe Kassem, a junior Actuarial Science major.
- Career & Graduate School Information for Undergraduates
- Doctoral Students Seeking Jobs in Academia
- Career and Leadership Development Center
Department Internship Coordinator: Dr. Yaqin Feng
Individualized Career Coaching for Arts & Sciences Students
College of Arts & Sciences students can take advantage of individualized career coaching, with many resources to help them prepare for successful lives. Students with liberal arts degrees are highly sought after because they are educated to think critically and become problem solvers for 21st century issues.
- Make an appointment with OHIO's Career Leadership and Development Center, by logging into Handshake!
- Drop in the CLDC Monday through Friday 11 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. in the CLDC on the 5th floor of Baker.
Once you log-in to Handshake, please follow these steps:
- Select “Career Center” on the top right.
- On the drop-down menu, select “Appointments.”
- Select “Schedule A New Appointment.”
- Select “CLDC Baker University Center Location.”
- Select “CLDC Career Coaching for Arts & Sciences” (Mock Interviews and Leadership Coaching options also available).
- You will then be able to locate available appointments.
- Select the time that works for you and complete the information requested.
- Push “Request.”
Resources for Students
Below is a list of websites to students started finding a job or internship. Some companies post internships on their company website only! In addition to investigating the following sites, students should explore the websites of companies in their field to see the availability of internship programs.
General Online Search Links
Use keywords such as “Actuarial, mathematics, statistics, statistician, data analyst, applied mathematics, financial analyst etc." on job-search websites such as
- College Recruiter
- Intern Jobs
- Internship Programs
- Job Matcher
- Job Target
- National Association of Colleges and Employers
- ZipRecruiter [ZIP]
Additional Web Sites with Opportunities
Math (all majors) Internships & Jobs from Professional Associations
- Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
- American Mathematical Society (AMS)
- American Statistical Association (ASA)
- Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM)
- Association of Financial Analysts (AFA)
- Casualty actuarial society (CAS) career Center
- Society of Actuaries (SOA) Career center
- Mathematical Association of America (MAA)
Internships & Jobs for Applied Math & Statistics Majors
- AMS Undergraduate REU Programs
- Argonne National Laboratory Undergraduate Programs
- Federal Reserve Board Internship Program
- The Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI) program
- National Security Agency (NSA) Summer Program
- NIST Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)
- Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program (NREIP)
- Park City Mathematics Program (PCMI)
- Mathematical Biosciences Institute (MBI) Undergraduate Research Program
- Institute for Pure & Applied Mathematics (IPAM) Student Research Program
- Summer @ Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics (ICERM)
Internships & Jobs for Actuarial Science majors
- Be an Actuary
- State Farm
- Liberty Mutual
- Farmers Insurance
- American Family Insurance
- Berkshire Hathaway Homestate companies
- Chubb Group of Insurance Companies
- Verisk Insurance
- Guy Carpenter
- DW Simpson
- State Auto
- Grange insurance
- Motorists Insurance Group
- Westfield Insurance Group
- Western & southern financial group
- Ohio National Financial Services
- Great American Insurance Group
- Grupo WTW internship
- Aetna Life and Casualty
- John Hancock
Internships & Jobs for Math Teachers
- We Use Math .org
- National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
- Careers for Numbers People
- TopUSAJobs.com – Math Teacher Jobs and Careers
- American Statistical Association (ASA)
- Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)
- Inside Higher Ed
Internship & Jobs preparation
- Prepare your resume and cover letter so that you can individualize to every application. Contact Career Leadership and Development Center for assistance.
- Schedule career coaching, a mock interview, or attend Prepare for the Fair events in advance of the fair.