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#1 2009-07-27 16:45:33

Registered: 2005-01-21
Posts: 7,559

Top 15 highest-earning college degrees need math skills

"The top 15 highest-earning college degrees all have one thing in common -- math skills.": … ollegeprep

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..."  - Leon M. Lederman


#2 2009-07-27 17:54:05

From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 92,957

Re: Top 15 highest-earning college degrees need math skills

There are far fewer people graduating with math-based majors, compared to their liberal-arts counterparts

So few grads offer math skills

I have the solution. The gov. should just hire Britney and Rihanna's press agent for math majors.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.


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