Discover Amazing Math and Science Careers
With a degree from the College of Science and Mathematics at Georgia Southern, your exciting new career awaits
Are you looking for amazing math and science careers? There are exciting and high-paying careers waiting for you to discover.
At Georgia Southern’s College of Science and Mathematics (COSM), you’ll find hands-on learning, mentorship from renowned faculty, and a small-feel campus environment where you can spread your wings.
More importantly, you’ll unlock a treasure trove of rewarding career opportunities in science and mathematics, transforming your passion into a successful future.
With our diverse range of programs, you’ll find the perfect path to fuel your passion and shape your future success.
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Explore math and science careers:
- Degree: Environmental Science, Biology or Chemistry
- What you’ll do: Investigate and develop solutions to environmental problems, including pollution control, natural resource management and habitat restoration.
- U.S. Bureau of Labor (BLS) Stats: The median annual wage for environmental scientists and specialists was $73,230 in May 2020, and employment is projected to grow 8% from 2020 to 2030, faster than the average for all occupations.
- Degree: Atmospheric Sciences, Physics or Mathematics
- What you’ll do: Analyze and predict weather patterns to improve weather forecasting, study climate change and inform public safety decisions.
- BLS Stats: reports that the median annual wage for atmospheric scientists, including meteorologists, was $99,740 in May 2020, and employment is projected to grow 6% from 2020 to 2030, faster than the average for all occupations.
- Degree: Bioinformatics, Computer Science or Biology
- What you’ll do: Use computational tools and techniques to analyze and interpret complex biological data, such as genomic sequences and protein structures.
- BLS Stats: As a part of the broader field of computer and information research scientists, bioinformatics specialists earned a median annual wage of $126,830 in May 2020. Employment in this field is projected to grow 15% from 2020 to 2030, much faster than the average for all occupations.
- Degree: Materials Science, Chemistry or Physics
- What you’ll do: Develop and test new materials for various industries, from aerospace to electronics, by understanding and manipulating their chemical and physical properties.
- BLS Stats: The median annual wage for materials scientists was $99,040 in May 2020, and employment in this field is projected to grow 3% from 2020 to 2030, about as fast as the average for all occupations.
- Degree: Mathematics, Applied Mathematics or Physics
- What you’ll do: Create and analyze mathematical models to simulate and solve real-world problems in fields such as engineering, biology and finance.
- BLS Stats: As part of the broader field of mathematicians and statisticians, mathematical modelers earned a median annual wage of $93,290 in May 2020. Employment in this field is projected to grow 33% from 2020 to 2030, much faster than the average for all occupations.
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College of Science and Mathematics
201 COBA Drive
Statesboro, GA 30458
Armstrong Campus in Savannah
11935 Abercorn Street, Science Center
Savannah, GA 31419
Last updated: 6/20/2023